Genevieve Starzyk

Genevieve J. Starzyk

Monday, October 26th, 1931 - Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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Genevieve J. Starzyk, 88, of the Town of Poughkeepsie passed away on June 16, 2020 at home. She was born on October 26, 1931 in the Bronx, NY, and the daughter of John & Honorata Stoniszewska Smolenski. She married Theodore V. "Ted" Starzyk on April 25, 1959 in St. Adelbert's Church in the Bronx. He predeceased her August 17, 2017.
She was employed by the Marine Midland Bank in Poughkeepsie as a Platform Assistant. Genevieve was a member of Holy Trinity Church, Past President of Women's Auxiliary of Polish American Citizen's Club #369 and Polka Sportsmen in Poughkeepsie, NY. She loved to Travel to Atlantic City, Foxwoods and Poland.
She survived by her sons: Theodore J. (Rhoda) Starzyk and Gregory (Patricia) Starzyk both of Stanfordville, NY, Richard A. (Noel) Starzyk of Milan, NY, daughter Annette (Tony) Rembisz of Hyde Park, NY, grandchildren Matthew, Richard, Gregory, Ashley, Isabella, Kathryn, Griffin, Danielle, great granddaughter Jolie, sister: Rose Krukiel of Poughkeepsie, NY and was predeceased by a sister: Julia Zawbawaski. There are several nieces and nephews. The family would like to give a special thanks to: Kerell, Olive, Moesha, Sandra, Esthel and Esther for all the love and care they have given to Genevieve over the past few years.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 22, 2020, 3-7 PM at the Wm. G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc. 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603.Due to the present health crisis face coverings and social distancing will be enforced. If you don't feel comfortable attending please say a prayer for Genevieve in her memory. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 10AM at Holy Trinity Church, 775 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY. Burial will follow in the family plot in St. Joseph's Cemetery in Poughkeepsie, NY. If you wish to send an online condolence please visit our website at
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  • Visitation

    Monday, June 22nd, 2020 | 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Monday, June 22nd, 2020 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Wm. G. Miller & Son F.H. ,Inc.
    371 Hooker Ave.
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  • Service

    Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 | 10:00am
    Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 10:00am
    Holy Trinity Church
    775 Main St.
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  • Interment

    St. Jospeh's Cemetery -POK.,NY
    60 Evergreen Ave.
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Posted at 04:08pm
Hello Patty: You probably don't remember me (MDA) but my deepest sympathy to you & Greg on the loss of your mom. May the God of all comfort bring peace to your hearts. Lynne Valetutti

Dianne Quinlan

Posted at 03:26pm
To the Starzyk Clan,
Please accept our sincere condolences for the loss of your family matriarch.
Surely, this is a difficult time for all. We have you in our thoughts and prayers.
Dan, Dianne, Ellie, Liam


Posted at 04:13pm
Our sincere condolences on your loss. Keep the memories alive.

Barry & Mary Weinberger

Jeanne Stalker

Posted at 02:34pm
Rich, Greg, Ted and families. So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Hold your memories close. Sending our condolences and prayers. Rich and Jeanne Stalker

Susan Cook

Posted at 09:32pm
Patty, Greg and the entire Starzyk family our most deepest condolences for your loss. We will hold you all in our prayers!
May God hold you all in his hands to comfort you at this most difficult time. God Bless, Sue & Gerry Cook and family

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