Helene Layman, 50, of Fishkill died Tuesday, July 11, at Westchester Medical Center, surrounded by her family.
The daughter of the late James and Marilyn Harris Stretch, Layman was born on Feb. 22, 1967, in New York City.
Layman was passionate about her family and friends and wanted nothing more than everyone staying together and always being happy.
Survivors include her children, Steven Layman, Jr. and Tina Layman; their father, Steven G. Layman, all of Stormville; brothers, James Stretch, Jr. and his wife, Kerri of Wappingers Falls; David Stretch of Wappingers Falls; sisters, Susan Spinelli of Mahopac; Donna Mazzariello and her husband, Michael of Hopewell Junction; Michelle Stretch of Hopewell Junction, and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
A visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 E. Main St., Wappingers Falls. A funeral service will be held at 8:30 p.m. during visitation.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Helene's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org .
For directions, or to send a personal condolence, visit www.StraubCatalanoHalvey.com .
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