Jane A. Bieniek
June 10, 1940 – October 19, 2019
Jane A. Bieniek, 79, of Manchester, died October 19, 2019 at the Elliot Hospital after a short illness. She was born in Manchester on June 10, 1940, the daughter of Alexander and Alice (Czuchra) Kaczmarski and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. She was educated in the local school system and was a graduate of Manchester Central High School, Class of 1958.
She was employed as manager of the publication department at Normandeau Associates with over twenty years of service. In 1960, she married her childhood sweetheart, Joseph Bieniek, Jr., and together they shared 49 years of life, laughter and love until his passing in 2009. Jane’s family and her faith always came first and friends, old and new, were always welcomed with an open door and open arms. She was a longtime member of Holy Trinity Cathedral and served as the choir director and organist for more than twenty years. She was a skilled seamstress and craftswoman whose handmade quilts were always in demand but she also enjoyed the quiet times she spent perfecting her cake decorating skills and tending to her garden. She also enjoyed taking road trips to Bar Harbor, Maine and the White Mountains and will be fondly remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, daughter, sister and friend.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her grandson Brandon Bieniek.
Members of her family include her daughters, Cheryl Ingalls and her husband Robert of Amesbury, Mass., Nancy Mitchell and her husband Brian of East Windsor, Conn. and Linda Long and her husband Michael of Manchester, her grandchildren Angus Oglesby, Nicole Long, Ali Long and Michael Mitchell, six great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren, her sister Eileen Beckman and her husband Eugene of Candia as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation was held on Wednesday October 23 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm at the McHugh Funeral Home 283 Hanover St. corner of Beech St. in Manchester. A Funeral service was celebrated on Thursday October 24 at 10:30 am at Holy Trinity Cathedral 166 Pearl St., Manchester. Burial followed in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Goffstown. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations in Jane’s name be made to Holy Trinity Cathedral.
- Visitation Wednesday, October 23, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, October 24, 2019