Helen Vought, a longtime Rockaway resident, died December 31.
Vought was born in New York City. She lived in Rockaway for more than 50 years and graduated from St. Francis de Sales School and Stella Maris High School. Vought was preceded in death by her father, Charles Hetzel; mother, Louise Hetzel; sister, Charlene Feiler; and granddaughter, Jessica Vought.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Harry Vought; sons, Hank (Cindi), Kevin, Daniel (Donna) and Chris (Samantha); daughter, Regina; and eight grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements remained private.