Helen S. Gilio, 75, of Holland Township

Helen S. Gilio

Helen S. Gilio, 75, of Holland Township, NJ, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2016 at the Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Township, NJ.

Born October 24, 1940 in Summit, NJ, Helen lived in Union, NJ before moving to Holland Township in 1971. She was a homemaker. Helen worked at Western Electric in Union, NJ, Atlantic Container Lines in Newark, NJ, and the Hunterdon County Democrat in Flemington, NJ. She enjoyed the outdoors, the shore, going to casinos, and traveling. Helen was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and enjoyed spending time with her family.

Daughter of the late Harry and Helen (Peterson) Schaeffer, Helen is survived by her beloved husband of 47 years, Douglas A. Gilio, her two sons Keith D. Gilio and his wife Angela of Flemington, NJ, and Shaun Gilio and his wife Lori of Whitehall, PA, and her three grandchildren Chloe, Cora, and Lucas.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ with Reverend William “Tex” Culton officiating. Visitation will also be held on Thursday evening from 6-7 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to NORWESCAP, 350 Marshall Street, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865.