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Florence Marczynski


Mrs. Florence Violet Marczynski, age 87 years, a resident of Hogarth Riverview Manor, passed away peacefully at her residence on Saturday, February 6, 2010. Florence was born in London, England on February 17, 1922. She served as a WREN with the British Navy in both England and Australia during WWII, crossing the ocean during the height of the naval war in the Pacific. She returned to England where she met her husband Wojciech Marczynski. They decided to relocate to Canada and settled in then Port Arthur, Ontario where she had resided ever since. Flora is survived by her loving sisters Eileen and Rose, nieces Jannet and Christina, as well as by nieces, nephews and other relatives in England. She is also survived by her best friend's daughter Alexandra Zydarewicz Niemi and her family in Edmonton, AB. She was predeceased by her husband Wojciech in 2003. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 9th at 11:00 a.m. in the Sargent & Son Funeral Chapel, 21 N. Court Street, with Rev. Luigi Filippini of St. Andrew's R.C. Church presiding. Interment to follow in St. Andrew's Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy memorials to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. On-line condolences may be made at .

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