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Halina Matechak

April 12, 1943 ~ February 14, 2018 (age 74)
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Halina Matechak (Kuczynska), 74, of Bayonne, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, with her loving family by her side.  Born in Poland, Halina emigrated to the United States in 1960 where she resided in Bayonne for the past 58 years.  Prior to her retirement in 2010, Halina was employed with the Elder & Jenks Paint Corporation (a division of Muralo Paints) for 20 years.

Halina's greatest joys and proudest moments revolved around her family, especially her grandson whom she lovingly referred to as “Smiley Jon”.  Her favorite pastimes included trips to Atlantic City, cooking, and gardening.  Halina will be deeply missed and remembered by all those whose lives she touched. 

Halina was predeceased by her parents Wladyslaw and Jadwiga (Sacilowska) Kuczyniski. Left to cherish her memory are her beloved husband of 49 years, Joseph; her devoted children and their spouses; daughter Denise Beard and her husband Rick; son Kevin Matechak and his wife Janine; her dears sisters, Janina Haremza and Stella Donovan; her precious grandson Jonathan Matechak; and many loving nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held at the Dworzanski & Son Funeral Home on Friday, February 16, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a gathering at the funeral home on Saturday, February 17, at 9:00 am., with a catholic religious service beginning at 10:00 am.

Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ.

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