Sabina Chesnik (1915-2011)


Sabina Chesnik, 95 years of age, of Larchmont and Brookville, New York, passed away on July 27, 2011 at Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Widow of the late Edward J. Chesnik, she is survived by two children, Christine E. Webler (Thomas) and Edward J. Chesnik (Susan), six grandchildren, James, Taylor, Erin, Morgan, Ryan and Griffin, and 5 great-grandchildren, Scarlett, William, Brielle, Landon and Jerry, and one sister, Viola McClaney. Known as Aunt Sally, she leaves behind 7 nieces and nephews.

Born at home in Newark, New Jersey on December 7, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Adam and Stella Frydrych. Raised in Maspeth, Queens she resided in Rego Park, New York for over 50 years. Besides her husband and parents she is predeceased by two sisters, Jean Gandt and Estelle Henry. While her great passion was her family Sabina enjoyed playing the piano. She especially loved playing show tunes. Also she leaves behind a collection of portraits that she painted over many years. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Greenwich Medical Oncology Department 5 Perryridge Road Greenwich, CT 06830. Visitation today Friday 2-4 & 7-9pm at COXE & GRAZIANO FUNERAL HOME 767 E. Boston Post Rd. Mamaroneck, NY 10543 914-698-5968. Funeral Service Saturday 10am at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Larchmont followed by interment at St. John’s Cemetery in Middle Village, NY. For more information or to pay tribute to the family, please visit

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