Irena Jedryczka (Pepera) entered eternal life on Saturday, February 9th, 2019, she was 88. Irena was born on May 25th, 1930 in Osiek Jasielski, Poland, to Jan and Anna (Sudyka) Pepera. She immigrated to the United States in 1964, settling in Passaic along with her husband Jan and two daughters, Theresa and Barbara. In 1968 the family moved to Wallington where she has lived ever since. Irena was a seamstress working in the garment industry for many years, retiring as a floor supervisor in 1990. She was a parishioner of The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Wallington where she was a member of the Living Rosary Society. Irena and and her husband would visit Poland frequently to see all their brothers and sisters, as both came from large families. She had a close group of friends and they would gather weekly to play cards which she enjoyed immensely. She loved her family very much and adored all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She would cook Sunday dinners to get the family all together. Irena was predeceased by her loving husband Jan who died in 2004. She was also predeceased by four brothers and two sisters in Poland. She is survived by her loving daughters Theresa Wygonik and her husband Stanislaw and Barbara Mulawka and her four grandchildren, Mark Wygonik and wife Aneta, Diane Mazurek and her husband Pawel, Margaret Orzechowski and her husband Krzysztof and Gregory Mulawka and his wife Cherilyn. She is also survived by her cherished seven great-grandchildren, Matthew, Nathan, Lucas, Gabriella, Andrew, David and Paityn. Visiting will be held 4-8 pm, Wednesday, February 13th, 2019, Warner-Wozniak Funeral Service, 80 Midland Ave., Wallington. A funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 am, Thursday, February 14th, at The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 127 Paterson Avenue, Wallington, NJ. Irena will be laid to rest with her husband Jan, at St. Michael's Cemetery, 120 Saddle River Road, South Hackensack. www.WarnerAndWozniak.com
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