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Irene A. Buzin

AGE: 89 • Wilmington

Irene A. Buzin, age 89, known affectionately as "Ja Ja", passed away peacefully on April 21, 2016 with her loving family by her side. Born in Wilmington, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Josephine (Zambrzycki) Lewicki.

Irene was a longtime parishioner of St. Hedwig's Church, where she was baptized and married. She had attended St. Hedwig's School, as well as H. Fletcher Brown High School.

In Irene's younger days, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends at Crystal Beach, MD, as well as going dancing. Later in life, Irene was a devoted "Babci" to her two grandsons, Ronnie and Luke, with whom she had a close bond. In her spare time, she loved watching the Game Show Network, cooking her delicious Polish food, or eating her favorite seafood-crabs. Irene will be missed for her very generous and loving spirit.

Irene was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Benjamin Buzin. She was always reminded of her beloved husband whenever she listened to her favorite song,"I Miss You a Little" by John Michael Montgomery. She was also predeceased her parents, as well as numerous brothers and sisters. She is survived by her sons, Benjamin J. Buzin and Ronald M. Buzin, Sr. (Mary Ellen); her grandsons, , Ronnie and Luke Buzin; her sisters, Helen Minker and Bernice Bonkowski; as well as her beloved dog, best friend and companion, Bridget.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday, April 26 from 9 AM to 10:30 AM at Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Rd., Wilmington, DE 19808. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 AM at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Rd., Wilmington, DE 19808. Interment will be held at Cathedral Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faithful Friends, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804.

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Published in The News Journal from Apr. 23 to Apr. 25, 2016
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