Elizabeth B. Drezek
PAWTUCKET - Elizabeth "Betty" (Bailey) Drezek, 96, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 4, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Drezek, Jr. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Bertha (Maloney) Bailey. Elizabeth enjoyed playing Bingo and writing poetry. She was a member of the former Poetry Writers Guild, which would meet at the Pawtucket Public Library. Elizabeth was a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She leaves two children, Ronald Drezek of Studio City, California and Barbara Drezek of Pawtucket; four grandchildren, Alicia Shillito, Jaime Drezek, Joy Herwick and Joseph Drezek; three great-grandchildren, Natalie Shillito, Joseph Peter Drezek and Hudson Herwick and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Millie, Frances, Genevieve, Helen, Joan, Russell and Herbert.
Her funeral will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. from the CHEETHAM Funeral Home, 1012 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in the Church of St. Leo the Great, 697 Central Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Mt. St. Mary Cemetery. VISITATION will be Friday 4 to 7 p.m. CheethamFuneralHome.com