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Helen Catherine Mills

April 17, 1936 May 8, 2019
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Helen Catherine Del Cotto Mills

April 17, 1936- May 8, 2019

Helen Catherine Del Cotto Mills passed away at Orange Regional Medical Center on May 8, 2019.

She was born in Bath, Maine on April 17, 1936 to Anthony Del Cotto and Dorothy Belle Farley.

Helen was a loyal member of the Middletown Seventh Day Adventist Church, filling the offices of Head Deaconess, Social Committee, Sabbath School Teacher for the Cradle Roll Department, The Adventurer Club, The Home and School Committee, and the Friendship Club. She was instrumental in establishing the Pre K and Kindergarten classes at The Middletown Christian School. Her favorite vacation site was Land’s End on Bailey’s Island, Maine.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Richard, of Middletown, New York, her children; Richard Jr. and his wife Myrna, Timothy and his companion Cate, Her daughter; Dorothy and her husband Thomas Eidukot , Grandchildren; Richard III and his wife Monika, Sabrina, Víctor , Alex, George Dylan, Phillip and his wife Egly, Stephanie, and Alexis; Two great grandchildren; Ava and Emma; Helen’s two brothers, Anthony DelCotto and his companion Debbie, Russell and his wife Garby and her nephew Tony and his wife Sharon, Stefan and his wife Christine ;her great-nephews Mark Anthony and Brian and his wife Becca, and many cousins of the Farley and DelCotta family from many parts of the United States.

Visitation will be on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 3 to 6 P.M. at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, 130 Highland Avenue, Middletown, New York. A Funeral Service of Remembrance will take place at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 70 Highland Avenue, Middletown, New York on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 10A.M, with Pastor Dennis Farley officiating. Interment will follow in the family plot at Wallkill Cemetery, Midway Road, Middletown, New York.

Special thanks to the Medical Staff of Orange Regional Medical Center, especially the ER and 3-ICU, the medical doctors of Crystal Run, for their professionalism and excellent care.

In lieu of flowers, donations will be made in Helen’s name, to the Christian School Worthy Student Fund.

Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Applebee-McPhillips Funeral
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3:00 PM 5/11/2019 3:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 5/11/2019 6:00:00 PM
Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home

130 Highland Ave.
Middletown, NY 10940

Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home
130 Highland Ave. Middletown 10940 NY
United States

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