Genevieve G. (Cienciwa) Vance

November 2, 1916 - September 30, 2015
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Genevieve G. (Cienciwa) Vance, 98, of Ludlow passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Born November 2, 1916 in Springfield, MA, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna (Nelepa) Cienciwa.

Educated in Springfield schools, she was employed by Service Rubber for 33 years. Genevieve was a communicant of the former St. Matthews and St. Jude Churches in Indian Orchard.

Genevieve is survived by her son Andrew Vance of Palmer; daughter-in-law Patricia Pafumi of Ludlow; two grandchildren Andrew Vance II and Alissa Chapin and her husband Brian all of Palmer. She also leaves her great-grandsons Brandon Chapin and Alex Chapin along with many nieces and nephews. Sadly she was predeceased by her husband Donald Vance in November, 1990.

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Funeral Services celebrating Genevieves life will be held Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 2:30 PM at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home
64 Sewall St, Ludlow, MA. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family

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64 Sewall Street
Ludlow, MA 1056


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Born: November 2, 1916
Died: September 30, 2015

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The staff of Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home.


Virgil and Nancy Thrash posted on 1/1/15

Dick, we extend to you and the family our deepest sympathy, love and prayers.


Chad and Lynn Anderson posted on 1/1/15

This is a beautiful tribute to a much loved grandmother. We are looking forward to saying goodbye with her friends and family.


Bill & Chris Hackett posted on 1/1/15

We worked with Dolly at Liberty Mutual in Waterbury during the late 1950's and 60's. She was a classy lady, devoted to her sons. We remember her fondly. Our condolences to her family.


Mr. & Mrs. Ronald Lamm posted on 1/1/15

Heartfelt sorrow for your family after losing such a beloved member. Thoughts and prayers are uplifted in her name.


Larry and Betty Vifquain posted on 1/1/15

Dick, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your mother. The Lord welcomes your mother to eternal life and we hope will help your sorrow fade away.