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PAWTUCKET - Jennie "Joan" (Chmura) Sienko, 95, formerly of Appleton Ave.,Pawtucket died Friday at Linn Health Care Center, East Providence. She was the wife of the late John P. Sienko.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Anna (Brach) Chmura and had lived in Pawtucket for over 50 years. She was a textile worker for Lawson Products for many years retiring in 1978 and later worked as a waitress at the former Admiral Inn of Cumberland. She was a volunteer for over eight years working in Memorial Hospital.
She leaves one son, John W. Sienko and his wife Mary of Pawtucket, one brother Ben Chmura and his wife Florence of Melbourne Beach, FL, two grandchildren David Sienko of Warwick and Sharon Burton of Melrose, MA, and four great grandchildren Benjamin,Jacob, and Joel Sienko and Elizabeth Burton and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by Frank "Smokey", Fred "Chick", Charles, Ted "The Great White Hunter" Chmura, Adele Fontaine and Irene Pyszka.
A private funeral will be held from the CHEETHAM MORTUARY INC., 1012 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. www.cheethammortuary.com