She was born on Feb. 6, 1924, to the late Henderson and Blanche Thomas Satterfield.
She spent the last five years of her life being cared for by her daughter and the loving staff of Clare Bridge of Cleveland.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Felix Bernardo; sister, Laura Wilson; and brother, Eugene Satterfield.
She is survived by one brother, Paul Satterfield; and daughter, Sandra Joy Carrel.
She was a caring daughter to her mother for many years, a loving and cherished wife, mother, and a faithful follower of Christ.
The family will receive friends at Companion Funeral & Cremation Service, 2415 Georgetown Road N.W., from 6 to 7:30 p.m. today.
Her body will be laid to rest alongside her husband at West Virginia National Cemetery in Grafton, W.Va.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Helen or you condolences with her family at her online Web page located at www.companionfunerals.com.