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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

HELEN (Genetos) BASS

1928 - 2020

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On December 7, 1928, God sent one of his most radiant angels to grace our world with her warmth and loving light. On October 22nd, 2020, over nine glorious decades later, Helen Genetos Bass returned at last to the divine embrace. She was, and remains, a saint among us.
For her family, who meant everything to Helen, the shock has been intense. It’s taken us a year to write this tribute. Words will never encompass the infinite scope of her soul, of her impact on the lives of so many....

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Lynn M Kohrn

October 22, 2021 4:58 PM

I was saddened to hear of Helen's passing.  Helen was a kind, gentle, and compassionate soul.  I cherish the memories of interacting with her when we were both at SCSU. Helen was always offering words of encouragement for whatever you may be doing.  Her love of family and dedication to her profession was inspiring.  I remember a friend of mine was convinced that she could not pass the general core math requirement after withdrawing from another instructor's math class.  Helen sat her down and convinced her that she could do that type of math and that she would guide her through the course.  It changed her life and outlook on what she could do and she went on to take another math course.  I saw her help countless students, some with traumatic brain injuries or phobias about math.  All of those students learning and applying the concepts to successfully complete their math courses.  Helen was a wonderful human being and I am a better person for having known her.  My deepest condolences to the family.

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