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Bernice Margaret Ginalski

06/13/1920 - 07/24/2022


Obituary For Bernice Margaret Ginalski

Bernice Margaret Ginalski, 102, formerly of Barrington, RI, passed away, Sunday, July 24, 2022, at Grace Barker Health Center, Warren.

She was the wife of 51 years to the late Edward Paul Ginalski.

Born in Pawtucket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Ida (Rushton) Reniere.

Mr. and Mrs. Ginalski built the "Striper Marina" in Barrington, RI, in 1960. Mrs. Ginalski enjoyed ballroom and square dancing. She also enjoyed travel, arts & crafts, and sewing. She was a member of the Red Hatters Club. She had also served as a Girl Scout Leader in Barrington, RI, for many years.

She is survived by two daughters, Gail Lee Ellington of Long Key, FL, and Sandra Ellen Diener and her husband Todd of Frisco, TX, a brother, Richard Reniere of Cranston, RI, five grandchildren, Cadence, Christopher, Corey, Jeffrey, and Hayden and two great grandchildren, Clara and Isaac. She was also the sister of the late Edward Reniere, Raymond Reniere, Donald Reniere, Gilbert Reniere, and Roger Reniere. She was also the mother of the late Robert Edward Ginalski.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, from 5-7PM in Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd., Warren.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at 10AM in Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd., Warren.

Burial will take place in St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Vernon St., Warren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI, 02886.

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  • 07/26/2022

    Bernice was a very close friend and neighbor of my mom and our family. We spent many fun days swimming in back. Sorry for your loss.

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