Stella M. Burda – Cumberland

Stella M. Burda – Cumberland

Stella M. (Skrzymiarz) Burda, 95, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at St. Antoine Residence in North Smithfield, R.I. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter F. Burda.

Born in Pawtucket, R.I., she was a daughter of the late Ignac and Mary (Szydlo) Skrzymiarz. Stella lived in Cumberland, R.I., for most of her life.

Before retiring, Stella was employed by Stop & Shop Supermarket chain as a bagger for many years.

Mrs. Burda was a devout Catholic, devoted mother and a loving grandmother. She enjoyed Polish picnics, Polish music and Polish dances.

She is survived by two loving sons, Edward J. Burda Sr. and Joseph F. Burda, both of Pawtucket, R.I.; two devoted grandchildren, Edward Burda Jr. and Elizabeth Martin; two cherished great-grandchildren, Sarah and Victor Martin; two sisters, Sophie Herchel and her husband, Zygmunt, of Cumberland, R.I., and Dolores Plouffe and her husband, Robert, of North Scituate, R.I.; nieces and nephews. Stella was the sister of the late Joseph, Edward and John Skrzymiarz.

Relatives and friends are welcome to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Aidan Church, 1460 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, R.I., on Thursday, March 4, 2021, at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Curran Road, Cumberland, R.I.

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