, Salem, MA

October 1, 2013

Genowefa (Dzwiniarski) Grzadko, 84

Peabody MA — Genowefa Grzadko, 84, of Peabody, died on Sunday at the NSMC–Salem Hospital, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Stanley Grzadko.

She was born in Poland on May 9, 1929, and was the daughter of the late Michael and Maria (Marciniszen) Dzwiniarski. She was raised there before immigrating to Peabody in 1962.

She had been employed as a seamstress with the New England Sportswear in Peabody for over 10 years, prior to her retirement.

Genowefa had been a nurturer to her family, which she cherished, and enjoyed the simple pleasures of life. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Church in Salem, and enjoyed going to the activities at the Torigian Center in Peabody.

She is survived by her son, John Grzadko of Peabody; her grandchildren, Bernadeta Callor of Lynn, Susan Colella and Patricia Grzadko, both of Saugus, and David Grzadko Terchiak of Chelsea; a great grandson, Krystian Callor of Lynn; and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Joseph Grzadko.

ARRANGEMENTS: A visitation will be held on Wednesday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn Street, Peabody. Her funeral will be held on Thursday, at 9 a.m., from the funeral home, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Baptist Church, Salem, at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Salem. Expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. To sign her guest book, or for directions, visit