Pearl T. Sienkiewicz, 88, Beaver Falls

BEAVER FALLS, NY — Pearl T. Sienkiewicz, 88, of Main Street, Beaver Falls, passed away Friday afternoon, March 22, 2019, at her home, under the loving care of her family, her caregivers and Lewis County Hospice.

A funeral Mass will be said 11 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2019 at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Croghan, with Rev. Donald Manfred, pastor, officiating. Burial will be held privately by the family. There will be no calling hours.

Born July 11, 1930, in Wakefield, Massachusetts, a daughter of the late John and Beatrice Meuse DeVeau, sShe graduated from Wakefield High School in Wakefield, MA.

On Sept. 13, 1952, she married Joseph A. Sienkiewicz at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wakefield, MA. In 1977, Mr. Sienkiewicz moved to Lowville, NY for his job with Pajco Inc.  In August, 1978, the family moved to their current residence in Beaver Falls.  From 1985 to 1991, Mrs. Sienkiewicz worked at Lewis County Head Start in Lowville.

She was a communicant and active member of St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Croghan.

She enjoyed raising her family, dancing, and playing cards.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 66 years, Joseph; four children, Michael (Loretta) Sienkiewicz of Frederick, MD, Peter Sienkiewicz of Athol, MA, Matthew (Jori) Sienkiewicz of Warrenton, VA, Andrea Marilley of Watertown; seven grandchildren, Cathleen Camara, Joseph Sienkiewicz, Eric and Adam Sienkiewicz, Alexandra, Julia and Andrew Marilley; four great grandchildren, Mariah, Adriana, Clara, and Noah Sienkiewicz; two sisters, Catherine “Kay” Whittington, of Fort Washington, MD, Lorraine Weaver of Frederick, MD; nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by a daughter-in-law, Petra Sienkiewicz; three sisters, Mildred Toth, Joan DeVeau Anderson, Sandra DeVeau; three brothers, Arthur, DeVeau, Gerald “Dee” DeVeau, and Robert DeVeau; two brothers-in-law, Howard Whittington, and Jim Weaver.

The family would like to thank Lewis County Office of the Aging, Lewis County Hospice and all of the caregivers for their love and kindness shown to Pearl and Joe during this difficult time.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lewis County Head Start, P.O. Box 206, Lowville, NY 13367.

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