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Branislawa"Blanche" (Grybos) Zakrzewski

Branislawa"Blanche" (Grybos) Zakrzewski
  • August 31, 1925 - October 21, 2017
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • Alzheimer's Association
    309 Waverley Oakes Rd.
    Waltham, MA 02452

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“Chet, Heaven received a beautiful angel ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Sandi (CSA) - Marlborough, MA

“Chet, Heaven received a beautiful angel. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Sandi (CSA) - Marlborough, MA

“sorry to hear this she sounds like a great lady. joan Burke ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Nobody made better gulunkis:) Only Pearl my mom out shined her. Sorry mom she was a close second.No other home has felt more welcoming or like my...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: GREG SULLIVAN - NEWTON, MA

“Jay, Mary, Kaitlyn, Lindsey and family,We are so sorry for your loss. I have such wonderful memories of Blanche and Chet on Nashoba Dr. She was...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Chet and Blanche have been dear friends for years, in New Hampshire and down the Cape. We (Pearl and I) spent many hours playing cards, laughing and...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Lorraine Cullinane - Peabody, MA

“Although no words can take the pain away, I hope the words recorded at Jeremiah 29:11,12 brings comforts your heart. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: L. R.

“Dear Bob and family,My deepest condolences on your loss. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jim Coady - Natick, MA

“My thoughts and prayers to the family as you go through this next phase of life. May you find peace and comfort in the love that shone through your...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Lynette Wolent - Brockton, MA


Branislawa "Blanche" (Grybos) Zakrzewski, 92, of Marlborough, MA, formerly of North Falmouth and Newton Lower Falls, died Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Marlborough. Born in Wellesley and raised in Newton Lower Falls, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Anna (Sopala) Grybos Maksymciuk and the wife of Chester W. Zakrzewski of Marlborough.
A bookkeeper by profession, Blanche had been employed at Babson Reports and Cahill Fuel prior to raising her family. In 1987, Mr. and Mrs. Zakrzewski retired to North Falmouth, MA. She enjoyed a busy social life entertaining family and friends and was an active member of the Falmouth Woman's Club, the Newcomer's Club and Capers. She also played golf, bowled and participated in a local book club.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her sons, Ted Zakrzewski and his wife Barbara of W. Arlington, VT, Bob Zakrzewski and his wife Mindy of Framingham, MA and Jay Zakrzewski and his wife Mary of Marlborough, MA, her grandchildren, Kaitlyn Tilton and her husband Steve, Lindsey Camilucci and her husband Drew, Bill, Dan, Alex, and Lizzie Zakrzewski, Stephanie Fair and her husband David, Sarah Mcgaha and her husband Dave and Nicky Zakrzewski and her great grandsons, Joshua Fair and Jack Camilucci.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 4-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 25, at 10:00 am at St. Matthias Church, 409 Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA.
Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, 148 Brook St., Wellesley, MA.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverly Oakes Rd., Waltham, MA, 02452