Baldwinville- Hannah H. Given, 92, passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, in the Baldwinville Nursing Home following a brief illness.
She was the daughter of the late Stanley and Antonia (Bogdanski) Yackowski. Mrs. Given was born in Otter River, MA, on March 16, 1920, and resided in the Otter River area of Templeton until her passing.
Hannah was a housekeeper, a nanny, and worked for several local businesses including the former Temple Stuart Furniture Factory where she was employed for approximately 20 years until her retirement. After her retirement, Hannah enjoyed spending her winters in Winter Haven, FL. She enjoyed playing cards, shuffleboard, watching television game shows, and square dancing with her late husband, Aylmer.
Mrs. Given leaves behind one brother, Chester Yackowski of Baldwinvile, her step-daughter, Winifred Smialek of Gardner, step-daughter-in-law, Mary Given of Jaffrey, N.H., many step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
She was predeceased by her husband of 49 years, Aylmer Given, one brother, Alexander Yackowski, two sisters, Jane Lis and Stella Prevost, and one step-son, Aylmer Given, Jr.