Helene J. (Kocan) Laird

January 6, 1938 ~ April 14, 2020 (age 82)

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Helene J. Laird (nee Kocan), age 82, passed away on Tuesday April 14, 2020 at the Cranford Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.

Born in Passaic, to John and Agne Kocan, Mrs. Laird has been a longtime resident of Winfield Park. She worked as an executive secretary for the Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company of Madison, NJ.

Mrs. Laird is survived by one daughter; Susan Dustin and her husband Brian; one brother John Kocan and his wife Pat; three grandchildren Brad and his wife Amanda, Eric and his fiancé Lita, Brianna and her fiancé Anthony; two great grandchildren Kennedy and Carter Dustin.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 57 years the late Thomas Laird (2015).

A Private Gathering was offered for the immediate family while New Jersey endures the limitations on travel and gatherings.


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Private Services

Rosehill Crematory
792 E. Edgar Rd.
Linden, NJ 07036

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