Josephine Hedwig (Bralewski) Wojtaszek

Died: Wed., May 1, 2019


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., May 09, 2019
Location: Machnowski Funeral Home 472 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford

Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Fri., May 10, 2019
Location: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church 235 North Front St. New Bedford

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Fairhaven – Josephine Hedwig (Bralewski) Wojtaszek, 98, of New Bedford, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Alden Court Nursing Care and Rehabilitation Center.  She was the wife of the late Frank L. Wojtaszek, Sr.
     Born in New Bedford, February 20, 1921, daughter of the late Frank and Antonina (Pawelczyk) Bralewski, she lived in this city all her life.  She was a homemaker.
     She is survived by 2 sons, Frank L. Wojtaszek, Jr. and his wife, Judy  of Annandale, VA and Steven P. Wojtaszek and his wife, Patricia of Littleton, MA; and daughter-in-law Charlotte of Grafton, MA;  5 grandchildren, Michael Wojtaszek of Fairfax, VA, Jeanne Marie Northcutt of Vienna, VA, Andrea  Carl of Bellevue, WA, Kevin Wojtaszek of No. Grafton, MA and Carrie Landquist of Glocester, RI; and 4 great-grandchildren, Dante, Harrison, Clementine and Harper.
    She was the mother of the late Richard Wojtaszek; great- grandmother of the late Ainsley Carl; and sister of the late Irene (Bralewski) Pielech, Helen (Bralewski) Kiluk, Henry Bralewski and Alfred Bralewski.
     Visitation is 4 – 7 P.M., Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Machnowski Funeral Home, 472 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford.  Her funeral is at 9 A.M., Friday from the funeral home, followed by a Mass at 10 A.M. in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, New Bedford.  Burial is in Sacred Heart Cemetery, # 2.
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   Posted Fri May 03, 2019
We will surely miss you Aunt Josephine (Rosie) - so happy we got to spend time together on my last visit! Will miss our phone calls - Love, Jo-Ann

Gene P. Bralewski
   Posted Sat May 04, 2019
❤️rest in peace Aunt Rosie.....I will always remember you and Uncle Frank coming over every Christmas ❤️

Cindy Aluza Yianopoulos
   Posted Sat May 04, 2019
Dear Frankie, Steven and families, our deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. Best neighbors ever! Love, Mrs. Pearl Aluza and Cindy Aluza Yianopoulos.

Fran (Chaberek) Pimental
   Posted Sun May 05, 2019
Heaven gains another beautiful angel! Your Mom was always smiling and very kind-hearted. Truly a blessing! May she Rest In Peace.

Tracy Neff
   Posted Mon May 06, 2019
Steve and family - you are in our thoughts during this time...

Charles Corso
   Posted Mon May 06, 2019
Deepest condolences at your time of loss Steve. I'm sure your mother greatly appreciated your company these past few weeks.
I hope you and your extended family take solace in the peace your mother has now found

Warmest Regards
Charles Corso

Tracy Neff
   Posted Mon May 06, 2019

Sweet and Warm Remembrance Pedestal Arrangement was sent by PwC.

To the Wojtaszek Family - PwC sends our deepest condolances on the passing of your mother. She sounds like she was an amazing woman. May your memories bring you comfort.

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