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“I would bet that you brought Tante Irene as much fun and joy as she brought you. Tears for your lose. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Karen Theune - Bryn Mawr, NJ

“Such a beautiful person and such a short life. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Stephan Hohil - Colonia, NJ

“There is nothing quite so dear as the liebe Tante who gave you joy and played with you as child. I can tell how much you loved her and how much you...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Donald Theune - Malvern, PA

“My sincerest condolences to your entire family ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Donald Theune - Narberth, PA

“Dearest Irene - such a beautiful person. Left us too soon. I was deeply grieved to learn of your passing. Some of my fondest memories are of us...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Isabell Washington - Freehold, NJ

“My sincerest condolences to Bogdon and all of Irene's family. She will be missed by all the rest of her family @ New Jersey as well. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Rick Kovac - Cranford, NJ

“Our most Sincere condolences to Irene's family, from All of us here at Hilton Garage, Maplewood. We lost a dedicated employee,dear friend and...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Andy Robertson - Maplewood, NJ

“Irene was a wonderful person and she will be greatly missed. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Angela Pizapio - Belleville, NJ

“Beloved friend and beautiful soul. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Ginny Grandinetti - Nutley, NJ

“I cannot express my overwhelming sadness of Tante Irene’s unexpected and all to soon passing. My fondest memories are my childhood memories...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Monica Mayer - Matawan, NJ

Smoliniec, Irene (neeMalyszka), 56, passed away on December 13, 2011 at Somerset Medical Center in Somerville Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Saturday, December 17 at 8:30 AM from the Union Funeral Home (unionfuneralhome.com) 1600 Stuyvesant Ave., Union with the funeral liturgy at 9:30 AM at St. John's Ukrainian Catholic Church, Newark and the interment to follow at St. Andrew's Cemetery, Bound Brook. The visitation will be on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the funeral home with parastas at 7:30 PM. Irene was an executive secretary for New Jersey Transit of Maplewood for 27 years and a Master Cook at Kings in Short Hills where she taught cooking classes and worked with Julia Child, Wolfgang Puck and Martha Stewart. She was born in Newark and lived in Irvington and Maplewood before moving to Hillsborough recently. Irene was the beloved wife of Bogdan, the devoted daughter of Maria and the late Andrej Malyska, the dear sister of Erich Mayer and the late Maria Suchomel. She was the loving aunt of Ericka Suchomel and Monica, Sherry and Erich Mayer, Jr. and the dear niece of Magdalena Blasi and George Mayer of Germany.

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