Helen A. (Hunadi) Katchen

October 22, 1927 ~ April 11, 2020 (age 92)




Helen A. Katchen, 92, of Nesquehoning, entered into eternal rest Sunday, April 12, 2020 in The Summit at Blue Mountain Health System, Lehighton. She was the wife of the late John Katchen, who passed away August 02, 2011. Born in Nesquehoning, she was a daughter of the late Emro and Mary (Rada) Hunadi. She was a homemaker. Helen was a member of St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Nesquehoning, where she sang in the choir.


Surviving is a daughter, Dr. Johanna Katchen of Taiwan as well as numerous nieces and nephews.


She was also preceded in death by sisters Mary Gulick and Margaret Firtko and brothers John, Joseph, Emro, Frank and Thomas.


Funeral Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held in St. Mary’s Byzantine Cemetery, Nesquehoning. The Joseph S. Blazosky Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Online condolences at   

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Private Services

St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church
141 W. High St.
Nesquehoning, PA 18240

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