Helen M. Smorgans
unknown - October 24, 2011
Oct. 24, 2011
INDIAN LAKE — Helen M. Smorgans, age 89, of LaVergne Road, died Monday morning, Oct. 24, 2011 at her home.
Until her retirement in 1984, Helen was employed as Automotive Fleet Manager for Johnson & Johnson in New Brunswick, N.J., managing 1,500 vehicles throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. She was recently inducted into the Automotive Fleet Hall of Fame. She was chairperson of the New Jersey National Association of Fleet Administrators Chapter, which she had helped to organize and was a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association.
She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Walter Smorgans; one daughter, Barbara Smorgans Marshall and her husband Roger Marshall of Burlington, Vt.; and one son, Walter M. Smorgans and his wife Cindy of Cambridge, Vt.
In accordance with Helen’s wishes, there are no calling hours or funeral services scheduled. A memorial service will be held at a future date.
The family wishes to express thanks to Hudson Headwaters Health Network, High Peaks Hospice and Helping Hands Caregivers. Special feelings of gratitude go to Helen’s personal caregivers Sylvia, Liddy, Karen, Kenda and Julie.
Donations may be made on Helen’s behalf to the Indian Lake Ambulance Corps, P.O. Box 39, Indian Lake, NY 12842 and Helping Hands Caregivers, 145 White Birch Lane, Indian Lake, NY 12842 on whose boards she served.
Entombment will be in the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Miller Funeral Home, 6357 State Route 30, Indian Lake.