Helen Bagel, 97


Helen Bagel, 97, of Freehold, died on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Mattison Crossing, Freehold. Mrs. Bagel was born in Zakroczym, Poland and the sole survivor of her family who perished in Auschwitz. She had resided in East Windsor for over 35 years.

She was a 65-year member of the Perrineville Jewish Center, Millstone Township.

Her husband, Sam Bagel, died in 1991 and son, Herbert passed away in 2004.

Surviving are a son, Dr. Jerry Bagel, East Windsor; four grandchildren, Rick Bagel, Bridget Bagel, Ilana Bagel, and Sam Bagel; and a great granddaughter, Isabella Bagel.

Services will be held at the Perrineville Jewish Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Perrineville Jewish Center would be appreciated. Higgins Memorial Home, Freehold is in charge of arrangements.