Irene Mary Buinickas(1927 - 2013)

HADLEY - Irene Mary Buinickas, 85, of 36 Golden Court, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at the Charlene Manor Skilled Nursing Facility in Greenfield.

Born April 16, 1927, in Northampton, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Paswenskinta) Buinickas.

She graduated from Northampton High School and worked many years as a beautician and co-owner of Casual Hair Fashions.

In her later years, she worked as a baker in the bakery at Stop & Shop in Hadley and was very popular with her co-workers.

Irene was an avid traveler and especially enjoyed her trips to Europe.

She was kind, generous, had a wonderful sense of humor and a laugh that we will always remember. She will be greatly missed.

She leaves her sister in law Jessica (Madenski) Buinickas of Odenton, Md., and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours are Saturday morning from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Czelusniak Funeral Home of Northampton followed by a liturgy of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 99 King St., Northampton. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery in Northampton.

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Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on Jan. 31, 2013