Helen B. Tesko

July 17, 1932January 11, 2021

Helen Alexandria Tesko, 88, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2021. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 52 years, George Tesko.

Survivors include her 2 children, Lisa Tesko Poulter of Kennesaw, GA, and Robert George Tesko of Winston Salem, NC, Alexandria McCollister and 4 wonderful great grandchildren.

Helen served as the Principal’s Secretary at Lassiter High School in Marietta for 15 years and the school secretary at Bishop McGuinness High School in Winston Salem for 10 years. Helen was a proud resident of Chimney Springs subdivision in East Cobb for 40 years. Helen was a master, double deck, pinocle player and enjoyed her days playing at the East Cobb Senior Center. She also enjoyed gardening and working in her beautiful yard. Most of all, the highlight of her days was any day she spent with her 4 great grandchildren.

Mass for Helen will be held at St. Ann’s Catholic Church on January 14th, 2021 at 11:00 AM, with a graveside service to follow at Arlington Memorial Cemetery at 1:00. To ensure your safety, St. Ann’s requires face masks and seating reservations at funerals. Please go to to reserve a seat and to read the Mass guidelines. The funeral also will be live-streamed on the church website,


  • Funeral Mass

    Thursday, January 14, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Thursday, January 14, 2021

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