Helen Baghsarian, 91, of Manalapan passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. She was born and raised in College Point, Long Island and had lived in Nutley before settling in Manalapan in 1965. Helen worked for Eastman Kodak for 15 years. She started as an intern in North Jersey and eventually worked her way up to a management position in their Dayton office. In her earlier years, Helen enjoyed painting and horseback riding. Most importantly, she enjoyed spending time with her family.
Helen is survived by her husband of 60 years, John Baghsarian of Manalapan; sons, John Baghsarian, Jr. of Farmingdale and his partner, Elisa Zirkman, and Erik Baghsarian and his fiancé, Rennee Milatta of Freehold; and four grandchildren, Christopher, Lauren, Scott, and Nicholas.
A visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Interment will be private. For those who desire, memorial contributions may be made in Helen’s name to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For information, directions, or condolence messages to the family, visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com.