Barbara M. ZawackySeptember 19,2012Barbara M. Zawacky
POWNAL — Barbara M. Zawacky, 66, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Bennington Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born in Manhattan, N.Y., March 12, 1946, the daughter of Murray and Helen (Bernstein) Cohen, and received her education in New York.
Mrs. Zawacky was employed in Manhattan and while living in Vermont, painted stained glass.
She enjoyed knitting and reading books.
Survivors include her mother of Lake Worth, Fla.; a brother, Matthew Cohen of Hawaii; a stepdaughter, Christine Kinch of Bedford, Mass.; two grandchildren; her caregiver, Tammy Dodge of Pownal; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband, Stanley A. Zawacky Jr., in 1995.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the Mahar and Son Funeral Home where friends may call from 10 a.m. prior to the service.
Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery in Bennington.
Memorial contributions may be made to Second Chance Animal Shelter or Bennington Health and Rehabilitation Center, in care of Mahar and Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
Guest book condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net.
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