Nashua, NH — Estelle Joann (Jankoski) Trueira, 93, passed away on January 9, 2014, in Greenbriar Terrace Nursing Home in Nashua.
Born in Saugus on April 17, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Barney and Annie (Katawicz) Jankoski. She was raised and educated in Danvers. Estelle was employed with the Hogan Regional Center for 23 years, and retired as the head seamstress. She had also been employed with the Peabody Public Schools in the lunch programs.
She is survived by three children, Frank Trueira and his wife, Beverly, of New Hampshire, Sandra Grace and her husband, Raymond, of New Hampshire, and Carol Freitas of Illinois; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister, Katherine Freeman of Hamilton. She was predeceased by her sisters, Irene Thorner, Mary Conley, Sophie Tonge, and Anne Bushby; and brothers Barney, Tony and Robert.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m., on Wednesday, January 15, in St. Mary of the Annunciation Church, Conant St., Danvers. Visiting hours are on Tuesday, from 4 to 8 p.m., at C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Estelle’s name to American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701. www.LyonsFuneral.com.