82, died Wednesday, June 5, 2002 at the Dexter
House Nursing Home in Malden. Henry was born in Glauchau, Germany and came to the United
States at the age of four with his parents. They resided initially in Manchester,
NH before settling in Boston. When he graduated from high school he enlisted in the U. S.Army
in January of 1941 serving with Troop "C' of the 121st
Calvary Reconnaissance Squadron in Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes
and Central Europe until his discharge in October of 1945. He then served with
the National Guard at Fort Devens Mass for over ten years. He and his family resided in North
Reading for nine years before settling in Malden forty-five
years ago. He was employed as a chef at Durgin Park in Boston for over thirty
years until his retirement in 1985 and his picture is still displayed on the
walls at the restaurant. He was a member of the 120 Club of Malden and had
served as it's vice president. Mr.
Smolinsky lived in Malden, MA for the past forty -five years.
He is survived by his wife Lorna G. (Mac Donald) Smolinsky
of Malden, his daughters , Mary I.
Staples of N. Reading, Patricia A. Fielding
of North Reading and Joan
Smolinsky of Chelsea, his son,
James H. Smolinsky
of FL, his sister, Lisbeth Smith of Stoneham, his grandchildren Melissa Kelli,
Ryan and Andrea Staples, Tracey and Julie Fielding, James and Amanda Smolinsky
and his great grandson Jonathan Staples.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Herbert Smolinsky
and Rudy Dalibor both formerly of Jamaica Plain.
He was born November 3, 1919 in Glauchau, Germany, the son
of the late Peter and Hedwig (Pinther) Smolinsky.
Contribution's in Henry's memory may be made to the
Citizens Scholarship Foundation, 191 Park St., N. Reading, MA 01864
Visitation will be held at Weir MacCuish Funeral Home, 144
Salem Street, Malden, MA on Saturday, June 8th from 9- 11 AM
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 8, 2002 at
11:00 A.M. at Weir MacCuish Funeral Home. Followed by private graveside services
in the Riverside
Cemetery in North Reading, MA.