Obituary: Helen A. JaBaay


August 5, 1955 – September 20, 2022

Information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Helen A. JaBaayHelen A. JaBaay, nee Wories, age 67, of Thornton, IL passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. Beloved wife of Robert JaBaay. Loving mother of Jennifer Shadley and Kristin Geiger. Devoted G-ma of Michael, Melanie, Piper, and Logan. Dear sister of Pete (Lynn) Wories, Jack (Marilyn) Wories, John (Joan) Wories, Rita Borys, Joann (late Charlie) Damron, Patrick (Janet) Wories, and the late Adrian (Joan) Wories. Fond aunt of many nephews and nieces.

A private family cemetery chapel service will be held on Monday, September 26, 2022, at Skyline Memorial Park – Monee, IL. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to the American Kidney Fund ( Arrangements entrusted to Smits Funeral Home – South Holland, IL. For further information, please contact 708-333-7000 or visit our online obituary and guest book at



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