Stella DOMBROWSKI-ZIEMSKI (1922 - 2014)

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Stella (nee Ratynski), 91, of Denville, passed away on Friday, May 9th. Mrs. Ziemski was born in 1922 to Boleslaus and Joanna Ratynski in Florida, NY. She lived in Jersey City, Rutherford and Whiting before moving to Denville NJ.
Mrs. Ziemski was an active member of St. Mary's Church in Rutherford, the Catholic Women's Club and ran the parish Thrift Shop for many years.
Moving to Whiting, NJ in 1992, she belonged to St. Elizabeth Seton Church volunteering for Meals-on-Wheels and Helping Hands Ministries.
She is predeceased by her 1st husband Henry Dombrowski and her second husband Henry Ziemski and her siblings; Walter, Alex, Felix, Joseph, Daniel, Edward, Dorothy, Mary, Aleksandra and Frances.
Stella will be greatly missed by her four beloved children and their families; Lin D. Jones of Rockaway, NJ, Nancy, David and Henry Dombrowski of Union Beach, Stockholm and Carlstadt respectively, along with eleven grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral on Tuesday 8 AM from the Collins Calhoun Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford for 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Liturgy in Church of Saint Mary, Rutherford, NJ.
Interment following in St. Stanislaus R.C. Cemetery, Pine Island, NY.
Family will receive friends and loved ones on Monday from 2-5 and 7-9 PM.
For further information please visit
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Calhoun Mania Funeral Home
19 Lincoln Avenue
Rutherford, NJ 07070
(201) 939-1050
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Published in The Record on May 11, 2014