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McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home
Friday October 22nd, 2021
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Helen Bussey

Metuchen, NJ-Helen Marie (Conroy) Bussey, 90 formerly of Leesburg, Fl., passed away on October 17, 2021 at her home.

Born in Troy on November 25, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Joseph Conroy and Mary Hiland Conroy and the beloved wife to the late Robert Macy Bussey, Sr., he died in 2011.

Helen graduated from Greenwich High school, class of 1948. She worked for New York Telephone in Albany.

Helen will be remembered as a loving, caring and devoted wife, mother and friend. Her children will remember her as a stay-at-home mom who devoted her life to caring for them.

Helen is survived by her 9 children Donna M. Finnerty (Thomas), Timothy M., Bussey, Patrick M. Bussey, Diane M. Manatch (Nona), James F. Bussey, Ronald M. Bussey (Dana), Robert M. Bussey, Jr. (Maria), Mary T. Gladd (Michael) , Anne Marie Collins (Rob), her 20 grandchildren Ryan Manatch, Justin Manatch, Thomas Finnerty, Evan Finnerty, Luke Bussey, Catie Bussey, Camryn Bussey, Levi Bussey, Tara Bussey, Jena Bussey, Kali Bussey, Rayna Bussey, Logan Bussey, Adrianna Bussey, Russell Bussey, Brianna Gladd, Tyler Gladd, Daniel Keenan, Kim Eisenger, Austin Bussey, her nephew Stephen Conroy, Gerald Conroy, her niece Patty (Conroy) Sprague, who was very special to her, her 9 great grandchildren, her 10th great grandchild is due in November. She will be especially missed by her great grandchildren - The Manatch Six, Justin, Jack, Jake, Everleigh, MaKayla and Bodhi who enjoyed spending time with their great-grama.

In addition to her mother, father and husband Robert M. Bussey, Sr., she was predeceased by her brother Kenneth Conroy.

Family and friends are invited and may call from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with funeral service at 1:00 pm on Friday October 22, 2021 at McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com

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Sending prayers and thoughts during this very difficult time.

Nancy Urban Oct 20 2021 12:00 AM

Sent with love and remembrance. We loveYou grandma, always and forever.Jena Bussey, Tara Bussey, Eric Smith, Charlotte Smith, Madelyn Smith

Jena Bussey, Tara Bussey, Eric Smith, Charlotte Smith, Madelyn Smith Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Condolences from the NJSP Major Crime Unit

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Dear Justin,Please accept my deepest sympathies to you and your family.May happy memories of your grandmother bring comfort to all during this difficult time.Warmly,Debbie Mitten

Debbie Mitten Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Dear Justin's family, Our thoughts and wishes are with you a you celebrate the life of beloved Grandma Helen. We see he light every day in Justin's contagious optimism and happy smile. Tim & Kim

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

All my love, Grama, foreverLove, Catie Bussey

Love, Catie Bussey Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Mom,Praising our Lord God and Savior, Jesus Christ that you are with Him in Glory!! Revelation 21:4 we love you !!Love in Jesus , Mike Mary and Bree Ty Jill Gunnar Colton, AnneMarie Rob DannyMary Mike AnneMarie Rob and Family

Mary Mike AnneMarie Rob and Family Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Im very thankful to be the grandchild of Grama and I remember her sweet and cheerful attitude when she visited us in California. We will miss her very much. To God be the glory. With love, Luke&AbbyLuke & Abby Bussey

Luke & Abby Bussey Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Our sincere condolences. Helen was such a sweet and strong woman.Christine (Hogan) and Bob Getzelman

Christine (Hogan) and Bob Getzelman Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM