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Elizabeth ( Betty ) A. (Jablonski) Gecoya

July 18, 1918 ~ July 17, 2017 (age 98)

Elizabeth A. (Jablonski) Gecoya, age 99, of Lynn, beloved wife of the late Guy “Chick” Gecoya and loving daughter of the late Stanislaw and Mary (Blazak) Jablonski, died July 17, 2017 at a local nursing home surrounded by her loving family. Born and raised and educated in Salem, she was employed with the former Linden Shoe and Signa Mfg. and retired as an aide at the Washington Elementary School. Elizabeth was a member of the P.L.A.V. Post 56 Aux. the St. Michael’s Rosary Sodality, St. Hedwig’s Society, a former communicant of St. Michael’s Church and the Gannon Golf Course Inner Club. She was an avid golfer and walker and she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She is survived by her two sons Thomas G. Gecoya and his wife Carol of Saugus, Patrick R. Gecoya and his fiancée Linda J. Lange of Lynn and Marblehead, her grandchildren Joan DiPasa, Patricia Lennan, David Gecoya and the late Deborah Gecoya Cole, great-grandchildren Christina, Alex, Dominic, Nicholas, Kyle, Dominick, Daniel and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Joseph Jablonski and Helen Gadala. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Nadworny Funeral Home 798 Western Ave., Lynn, Friday at 9:30 AM followed by her Mass of Christian burial in Holy Family Church at 11:00 AM. Interment in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. Visiting hours Thursday from 4:00PM – 8:00 PM. Knights of Columbus will meet at 7:00PM for services. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to Life Care of the North Shore 111 Birch St. Lynn, MA 01902 or Care Dimension 75 Sylvan St. Ste. B102 Danvers, MA 01923 For guest book and directions please visit

Charitable donations may be made to:

Care Dimensions
75 Sylvan St. Suite B-102, Danvers MA 01923

Life Care of the North Shore
111 Birch St., Lynn MA 01902

 Service Information

Visiting Hours
July 20, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Nadworny Funeral Home & Cremation Service
798 Western Ave.
Lynn, MA 01905

Funeral Mass
July 21, 2017

11:00 AM
Holy Family Church
26 Besom St.
Lynn, MA 01902

July 21, 2017

12:15 PM
Pine Grove Cemetery
Boston St.
Lynn, MA 01905

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