Hela Widawski Obituary

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Hela (Newman) Widawski

November 5, 1920 - July 24, 2013
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WIDAWSKI, HELA (NEWMAN), 92, a Holocaust Survivor, died July 24, 2013.  She was the wife of the late Iser Widawski.  Born in Poland, she had been a resident of Rhode Island since 1951.  Mrs. Widawski was a member of Temple Emanu-El.          A beloved and devoted mother and grandmother, she is survived by her children, Louis Widawski and his wife Donna of Haymarket, VA, Dorothy Swajian and her husband Peter of Cranston, and Bernard Widawski and his wife Donna of Flemington, NJ; and her grandchildren, Gabrielle, Elisha, Maxine, Sara and Max.  She was the mother of the late Max...


WIDAWSKI, HELA (NEWMAN), 92, a Holocaust Survivor, died July 24, 2013.  She was the wife of the late Iser Widawski.  Born in Poland, she had been a resident of Rhode Island since 1951.  Mrs. Widawski was a member of Temple Emanu-El. 



        A beloved and devoted mother and grandmother, she is survived by her children, Louis Widawski and his wife Donna of Haymarket, VA, Dorothy Swajian and her husband Peter of Cranston, and Bernard Widawski and his wife Donna of Flemington, NJ; and her grandchildren, Gabrielle, Elisha, Maxine, Sara and Max.  She was the mother of the late Max Widawski.



     Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 26th at 10:00 AM at Sugarman-Sinai Memorial Chapel, 458 Hope St., Providence, with burial in Lincoln Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, www.ushmm.org or to your favorite charity.  Shiva will be observed at the home of Dorothy & Peter Swajian on Friday 2-5 PM.



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"Dear Dotty, Louis & Bernie - Our deepest sympathy. I have so many memories of your Mother and hope your memories bring you comfort at this difficult time...." Fran Denerstein (Albion, RI)

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