Helena Wittenberg, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away on May 10, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love, strength, and cherished memories. Born in Poland on March 10, 1950, to Stefan and Stefania Krysa, Helena embarked on a remarkable journey that took her from her homeland to Astoria, where she pursued the American Dream. Eventually, she settled in Orlando, Florida, embracing a life filled with sunshine to match her radiant personality.
Helena’s greatest joy was found in her role as a mother to her three children, Maria, Billy, and Stefany.
Her love knew no bounds, and she dedicated herself wholeheartedly to their well-being and happiness.
Helena’s children were her pride and joy, and she reveled in their successes and supported them through life’s challenges.
As a grandmother, Helena radiated warmth and love, embracing her role with boundless enthusiasm.
She adored her six grandchildren, Stefan, Brandon, Samantha, Krysa, Jonathan, and Abigail, and treasured every moment spent with them. Whether it was family gatherings, beach outings, musicals, or cruises, Helena cherished these moments, creating lasting memories that will forever be etched in the hearts of her grandchildren.
Helena had a deep appreciation for nature and found solace in tending to her garden. The vibrant colors and fragrant blooms brought her joy and allowed her to express her creativity. She also had a zest for travel and cherished the experiences she had on cruises, exploring new destinations and immersing herself in different cultures.
Helena’s legacy of love, strength, and resilience will forever be remembered. She is survived by her loving husband, Wayne Wittenberg, her children, Maria, wife of Randy, Billy, husband of Helen, and Stefany, wife of Joseph, and her grandchildren, Stefan, Brandon, Samantha, Krysa, Jonathan, and Abigail, and a wide circle of friends and extended family.