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Georgiana "Georgie" Antionette (Precanico) Gendron

March 21, 1932 ~ February 1, 2018 (age 85)

The Piano Brothers

Georgiana Antoinette (Precanico) Gendron, 85, beloved wife of 60 years of William “Bill” H. Gendron, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb.1, with her loving family at her side. Georgie was born on March 21, 1932, in the South End of Springfield, MA, to George J. and Severia “Helen” (Tranghese) Precanico; she was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She became a sales associate at an early age, working at the former Forbes and Wallace and Steigers Department Stores for several years, before retiring in 1980, from Food Mart in Springfield. Georgie was a longtime parishioner of Holy Name Church in Springfield. She enjoyed her family and friends and old movies. She leaves behind her husband, Bill, of Springfield; her sons, John R. Gendron and his wife, Kimberly, of Enfield, CT, and William “Mark” Gendron and his wife, Natalie, of Southwick; sisters, Philomena Dziki, of Longmeadow and Clara Calabrese, of West Springfield; five cherished grandchildren, Sarah, Matthew, Stephanie, Ryan, and Nathan, and one great grandson, Zane Johnson; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her brother, Vincent Precanico and sister, Virginia Myers. Family and friends are invited to gather on Monday, Feb. 5, for calling hours for Georgie from 4-7 p.m. at Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 6, beginning at 8:30 a.m. from the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Name Church,323 Dickinson St., Springfield. Her committal prayers will follow immediately after the Mass at the Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Agawam. In lieu of flowers, donations in Georgie’s name may be made to the Springfield Rescue Mission, 10 Mill Street, Springfield MA 01108. For online condolences please visit www.hafeyfuneralservice.com


Charitable donations may be made to:

Springfield Rescue Mission
10 Mill Street, Springfield MA 01108



 Service Information

Visitation
Monday
February 5, 2018

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 6, 2018

8:30 AM
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday
February 6, 2018

9:30 AM
Holy Name Church
323 Dickinson Street
Springfield, MA 01108

Committal
Tuesday
February 6, 2018

11:00 AM
Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery
1390 Main Street
Agawam, MA 01001


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