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Jean M. (Ashwin) Waszkiewicz

July 13, 1929 ~ September 10, 2020 (age 91)


Jean M. Waszkiewicz (Ashwin) of Salem, NH, formerly of Dorchester passed away September 10th.  She was born and raised in England, where she graduated from high school and completed her Nursing Degree.   She was a devoted wife and mother and enjoyed spending time with her family, and loved animals, the summer months and sunshine, poetry, music and she was also a talented seamstress and knitter.   She and her husband, Jan, enjoyed wintering in Palm Coast, FL and spending time at their cottage in Barnstead, NH.  She was also an active member of St. Gregory Church in Dorchester where she was a member of the prayer group, a lector and a CCD Teacher. 

Beloved wife of the late Jan Waszkiewicz.  Mother of Christine J. Barriere and her husband Larry of Manchester, NH, Peter M. Waszkiewicz and his wife Linda of Wrentham, Robert A. Waszkiewicz and his wife Donna of Alton, NH, and the late Teresa Callahan and her late husband Michael Callahan and the late Richard J. Waszkiewicz and his wife Maura of Dorchester.  Also survived by 14 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.  She was predeceased by a great grandson Andrew Cunningham.  Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home 326 Granite Ave Milton Sunday from 3-6 pm. Due to the Current Covid 19 restrictions only 25 guests are allowed in the funeral home at a time, masks are required, and guests should bring their own pens to sign the register book.  Funeral Mass at St. Gregory Church, Dorchester Monday morning at 11:00 am.  Burial Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Assn at 

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 Service Program


September 13, 2020

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home
326 Granite Avenue
Milton, MA 02186

Funeral Mass
September 14, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Gregory Church, Dorchester

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