Born in Warren, she was a daughter of the late Michala and Katryzyna (Lompara) Bucko and was a lifelong resident of Warren. She was a dedicated sponsor and volunteer of Rhode Island Special Olympics, a member of St. Joseph Society, a communicant of the former St. Casmir Church, and a member of the DAV Auxiliary. Genevieve enjoyed her children and grandchildren, gardening, Polish cooking and crafts.
She leaves five sons, Joseph Jr. of Ft. Wayne, IN, Stephen and Thomas of Warren, Frederick of Tamarac, FL and Francis of Barrington; a brother, Joseph Bucko of Hyannis, MA; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Robert Siembab and sister of the late Theodore Bucko, Josephine Palmer, Estelle Oliver and Sophie Michalowski.
Her funeral was held Tuesday, Dec. 11, in the Wilbur-Romano Funeral Home, Warren followed by a service in the funeral home. Burial follwed in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Providence.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Genevieve’s memory to the RI Special Olympics, 33 College Hill Road, Suite 31, 02886 or Maher Center, 120 Hillside Avenue, Newport, RI 02840. Visit www.Wilbur-Romano.com.
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