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CUMBERLAND- Ann (Chodorowski) Winiarski,96, formerly of Mendon Road, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012 in the Emerald Bay Manor, Cumberland surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late John Winiarski.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Constantine and Margaret (Lapiniak) Chodorowski.
She resided in Cumberland for the past 58 years, previously residing in Woonocket.
Mrs. Winiarski was employed as a Tester Packer for the former Miller Electric Co, for many years before retiring in 1982. She previously was employed by the former French Worsted Co. for a number of years.
Ann was a communicant of St. Joan of Arc Church. She loved arts, crafts and needle work.
She leaves her daughter, Carol Ragno and her husband Robert of Cumberland and her granddaughter Melanie also of Cumberland and several nieces and
nephews. She also leaves a sister Stella Dangelo of Friutland Park, FL and was also the sister of the late Michael Chodorowski.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday at 9 AM from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM in St. Joan of Arc Church, Mendon Road, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting Hours will be held Friday from 3 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Odyssey Hospice, 2374 Post Rd., Suite 206, Warwick, RI 02886.