Genowefa Winiarski

May 21, 2013 

LOWVILLE, N.Y.    Genowefa “Genny” Winiarski, 90, formerly of Valley View, passed away on Tuesday, May 21.

Genny was born May 3, 1923, a daughter of Frank and Josephine Barczak in her native country of Poland where she was educated prior to World War II.  

She was married to John Winiarski in 1945, in Germany and came to the United States in 1951.  The couple settled in Brooklyn for about one year before moving to Tug Hill. In 1966, they moved to Lowville where Genny cleaned for various families. Mr. Winiarski died in 1992.

Surviving are her children, Sophie, Mary, John, Henry, Stanley and Linda; her grandchildren; great grandchildren and a great-great granddaughter; and a sister, Helen. 
A brother, Stanley, died before her.

A graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday morning, May 24, in Lowville Rural Cemetery with Rev. Anthony Bradseth, pastor of the Lowville Baptist Church, officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials in Genny’s name may be made to: Hospice & Palliative Care, 4277 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, NY 13413.

Arrangements are with the Sundquist Funeral Home.

A note of sympathy can placed online at

Information provided by Sundquist Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.