Olga ‘Rusty’ Gaydos
June 19, 2012. She was the widow of John J. Gaydos
Mrs. Gaydos was born June 4, 1926, in Bayonne, N.J., the daughter of John and Anna (Ficula) Bilek. Mrs. Gaydos resided in New Jersey for several years and was voted the prettiest girl in high school and married the football captain.
She had been employed as a pharmacy technician at the Shore’s Drug Store in Linden, N.J.
After retiring in 1981, she moved to North Carolina and in 2006 she moved to New Hampshire.
She was a communicant of St. Andre Bessette Parish.
Survivors include son John J. Gaydos III of Tilton; daughter Marianne Porter of Belmont; grandchildren Lauren Oxier of Groton, Mass., Melissa Porter of Gilford, and Christopher Porter of Gilmanton; three great-grandchildren; sister Helen Miller of Bridgewater, N.J.; brother Walter Bilek of Pt. Pleasant, N.J.; four nephews; and two nieces.
In addition to her husband and her parents, Mrs. Gaydos was predeceased by a sister, Pauline Montoney, and by a brother, Michael Bilek.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 13, at 10 a.m. at St. Andre Bessette Parish-Sacred Heart Church, 291 Union Ave., Laconia.
Burial will follow at the N.H. State Veterans’ Cemetery, Boscawen.
For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Central NH VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main St., Laconia NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial. go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.