Helen E. Janczak


Helen E. Janczak 101, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 25, 2021 at Capstone Nursing Home. She was born in Schenectady, NY on March 13, 1920 to Sabin and Michalina Baginski. She was a 1938 graduate of St. Mary’s School in Schenectady.

She was predeceased by her husband Joseph, son Joseph, daughter Cathy, and her siblings Stanley, Joseph, Benjamin and Frances. Helen is survived by her children Jay Janczak and Sally Chamberlain; grandchildren Chad Chamberlain, Gregg Chamberlain, Stan Janczak, Katie Leiser and Mary Yager; great grandchildren Rowen Chamberlain; Henry and Claire Janczak; Isabelle and Tessa Leiser; Jacob, Benjamin, and Michael Yager.

A private family service will be held.

Guest Book

Vince and Kathy Johnson

Dear Sally, Jay and Family
Condolences to you. Your mom was a lovely lady. Prayers to you and your family.

Pat Quillan

Jay and Family
I'm so sorry for your loss my condolences to you and your family.
Pat

EML Fire Co No 1

The members and officers from Eagle Matt Lee Fire Company wish you extend our condolences to the Janczak family for the loss of Helen.

Paul Brown

I am so sorry to hear of Helen's passing. My heartfelt condolences to both Jay and Sally and your families. She was a wonderful neighbor for many years on West High St. Rest in Peace Helen and now you can polka again with your beloved Joe in heaven.

Cindy and Miles Brown

Dear Sally and family, we are so sorry for your loss. May all the great memories you
have help you through this hard time. Our love to you all

Cindy & Adam Geesey

Aunt Helen was a beautiful lady, inside and outside. She raised a wonderful - and huge! - family she was very proud of. They made sure she never lacked for care or love. I will miss our phone calls remembering old times.

Debbie Martino

Dear Jay and family, I'm sorry for your loss.

J Fiet

So sorry to hear of the passing of Helen. I remember my wife dancing with her at Stanley's wedding, what a great time they had. My prayers go out to the whole family. I know she lived a full life but it's never easy. May she rest in peace. Love to you all

Kathy and Larry Rooney

Dear Sally, Chad, and Greg,
We are so sorry for your loss. Such a horrible year it’s been for all of you. Please know we think of you often and send prayers and sympathy your way.
May she and those before her Rest In Peace.

Laural Samascott

To my nephew(Stan) and Nieces (Kate and Mary) There are no words to express the loss your feeling. I can only hope in the love and memories you will find comfort. Helen (Grama Janczak) holds a special place in all our hearts. She will be missed. XOXO

Frank Cinella

Jay and Sally and to the rest of your family, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family, may your mom Rest In Peace

Terry Dingman

Marge and I are so sorry for your loss. Please know we are here and all of you are in our prayers.

Michael Dingman

Jay & Sally,
My most sincere condolences may your mother RIP with the Lord and spirit of her loved ones!

Bev & Sig Knorowski

Dear family members, sorry for your loss. We remember
the many years of friendship of Helen and Joe especially
all the great Polka activities we attended with them.

Karen Grady Shea

Sally and Jay..... so many memories of your mom cooking for Cathy and I .... wonderful lady... so sorry for your loss .. I’m sure Cathy is right there with open arms

Joy Jirak

Dear family members and friends
I am truly deeply saddened for your loss.
Peace be with you all doing this sad time.