Helen M. “Nana” Nost
July 31, 1947 – June 6, 2014
Mrs. Helen M. “Nana” Nost, age 66, of Port Penn, DE, passed away peacefully on June 6, 2014, at the Seasons Hospice In-Patient Unit at Christiana Hospital in Newark.
Helen was born in Wilmington, DE, on July 31, 1947 to the late Frank Keskemety, Jr. and Helen M. Walker Keskemety. She had worked for the State of Delaware (DSCYF) at RTC in Middletown, DE, where she was named ‘employee of the year’ in 2003. Helen was also the owner and operator of Kelly’s Tavern in Port Penn. She enjoyed going to the beach and spending time with her beloved family, especially her grandchildren. She always loved getting together and traveling with her “special friends” Nancy, Dot, Barb, Mary Anne, Norma, Patty, Betsy, Susie, and Amanda. Helen was a member of various clubs which included: the St. Anthony’s Club and St. Gabriel’s Club in New Castle, Delaware City Recreation Club, Mid County Women’s Club, and the Port Penn Historical Society.
Helen is survived by her loving husband, A.J. “Biggie” Nost; daughter, Kelly A. Nost of Port Penn; cousin, Charles Keskemety and his wife, Bev of Bear; and grandchildren, David, Sean and Adrian.
Funeral service and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Silver Lake Treatment Center, c/o Amanda Coker, 493 E. Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709.