Helen Michalenka (Mroz)
HELEN MICHALENKA (Mroz)
PAWTUCKET - Helen Michalenka, 97, passed away Tuesday July 8, 2014 at Pawtucket Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Talia Michalenka. They were married for 72 years.
Born in Central Falls she was a daughter of the late Walenty and Mary (Pietrasz) Mroz. She lived in Pawtucket, Narragansett and Lincoln.
Before retiring in 1979 she was employed as a Textile Worker in the Blackstone Valley Area.
Mrs. Michalenka leaves her loving daughter in law and care giver Deborah Michalenka of Bangor, ME, two devoted grandchildren David Michalenka and his wife Lauren and Lynn Thornton and her husband Tyson, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sons James A. Michalenka and Allan W. Michalenka, one sister Kazimeria Wojcik, four brothers Raymond Mroz, William Mroz-Mearle, JohnMroz-Mearle and Eugene Mroz.
Mrs. Michalenka's funeral will be held Monday July 14, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. from the Karol A. Romenski & Sons Funeral Home 342 High Street Central Falls with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph's Church 391 High Street Central Falls at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend. CALLING HOURS MONDAY FROM 8:30 A.M. TO 9:30 A.M . In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations in Helen's Memory to VNA Of Care New England Hospice Care 51 Health Lane Warwick, RI 02886 would be greatly appreciated. Burial will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence. For directions please visit romenskifuneralhome.com.