Friday, August 29, 2014 04:03am
North Adams, MA now: 46 °   
Send news, tips, press releases and questions to info@iBerkshires.com
The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.
SIGN IN | REGISTER NOW   

Search By Name or Keyword:
Printer Friendly Version
   Send to a friend
Evelyn F. Ciempa, 93

December 08, 2012

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Evelyn F. Ciempa, 93, of 215 Houghton St. died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at Sweet Brook Care Centers in Williamstown.

Born in Adams on April 6, 1919, daughter of Emil and Sarah Sprague Kleiner, she attended Adams and North Adams schools and graduated from Drury High School.

Mrs. Ciempa was employed by the former Sprague Electric Co. for 29 years, retiring in 1981. She had first worked at the former Berkshire Mill.

She was a member of the former St. John's Episcopal Church, and of IUE 200 Retirees and the Sprague Quarter Century Club. She enjoyed dancing and was a member of the Berkshire County Line Dancers. In her younger years, she was a den mother for the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts. She enjoyed bingo, fishing, travel, and gardening. She especially enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Her husband, Joseph D. Ciempa Sr., whom she married Aug. 23, 1935, died March 29, 1996.

She leaves two sons, Michael Ciempa and David Ciempa, both of North Adams; two sisters, Marguerite Cross of Adams and Lily Kuzia of Clarksburg; a brother, Reginald Kleiner of Worcester; 13 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Her daughter, Darla Ciempa, and three sons Joseph D. Ciempa Jr., Gerald Ciempa and Donald Ciempa predeceased her. Her siblings Ethel Brown, Rachel Ashton, Ruth Syrus and George, Ralph and Robert Kleiner are also deceased.

FUNERAL NOTICE — Services for Mrs. Ciempa will be Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 2 p.m. at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, Central Chapels, 74 Marshall St., North Adams. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery in Adams.

A calling hour will be held Wednesday afternoon from 1 until the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
No Comments have been left
 
View All
Pignatelli Campaign Kickoff...
State Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli held a kick off...
Down Street Art
People flooded main street to see the new art installations...
Western Mass Beer Fest 2014
Hundreds turned out for the 9th annual Western Mass Beer...
High School Soccer
High School soccer practice got under way on Thursday.
Motorama
Hundreds of cars, trucks, motorcycles, snowmobiles and...
Chamber Nite @MountainOne
A who's who was at the MountainOne-hosted Berkshire Chamber...
Third Thursday Aug. 21, 2014
The August Third Thursday event in Pittsfield included a...
High School Football
High School football practice got under way on Monday.
Giorgi League Semis: B&B vs...
Burr and Burton held a steady lead over Bennington, Vt.'s,...
Giorgi League Semis: Drury vs...
Alex Heck scored 19 points to lead the Drury boys...
Mill Children Opening
The 5 Hoosac Street Gallery held its grand opening Friday...
Downtown Celebration 2014
North Adams held its annual street fair on Main Street on...
Worcester Bravehearts vs...
Key at bat helps the Worcester Bravehearts defeat the...
9th Annual Rock, Rattle &...
This year's theme is "Living in Harmony, Fulfilling Our...
Softball Series: Berkshire...
Lanesborough Block Party 2014
The 6th annual Lanesborough Firemen's Association Block...
Pignatelli Campaign Kickoff...
State Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli held a kick off...
Down Street Art
People flooded main street to see the new art installations...
Western Mass Beer Fest 2014
Hundreds turned out for the 9th annual Western Mass Beer...
High School Soccer
High School soccer practice got under way on Thursday.
Motorama
Hundreds of cars, trucks, motorcycles, snowmobiles and...
| Home | A & E | Business | Community News | Dining | Real Estate | Schools | Sports & Outdoors | Berkshires Weather | Weddings
Advertise | Recommend This Page | Help Contact Us | Privacy Policy| User Agreement
iBerkshires.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2000 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved