|Birth: ||Nov. 6, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1990|
Standard Times, New Bedford, January 21, 1990, p C8.
Jadwiga (Potkay) Bessette
New Bedford — Private services will be held for Jadwiga (Potkay) Bessette, 72, of Sawyer Street, who died Saturday, January 20, 1990, after a long illness. She was the widow of Aldei U. Bessette and daughter of the late Stanley and Frances (Haberek) Potkay.
Born in New Bedford and a lifelong citizen of the city.
She died at Saint Luke's Hospital.
Mrs. Bessette was born in New Bedford and was a lifelong resident. She was employed at the Wamsutta Mill as an inspector until her retirement.
Survivors include a daughter Annette Daigle of New Bedford; a sister Jane Skypeck of New Bedford; a grandson and two great grandchildren.
Stanislaw Jan Potkay (1886 - 1968)
Franciszka Chabereck Potkay (1885 - 1959)
Aldei U Bessette (1906 - 1990)*
Sophia Potkay Moniz (1906 - 1971)*
Genevieve Potkay Piorkowski (1914 - 1979)*
Stashia Potkay (1915 - ____)*
Jadwiga Potkay Bessette (1918 - 1990)
Stanley F Potkay (1920 - 1966)*
Janina Potkay Skypeck (1922 - 1998)*
Frances Rebut Potkay (1925 - 1983)*
Note: Jadwiga was also known as Edna
Sacred Heart Old Cemetery
Plot: Section N, Row A, Lot 3
Created by: Stephen Potkay
Record added: Oct 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118582311