bardsleyJennifer L. Bardsley, daughter of Rose Bardsley of Boylston and the late Kenneth Bardsley of Auburn, passed away on Monday, October 19, 2015 after a courageous battle with breast cancer. She was 46.

Jenn graduated from Auburn High School in 1987. She worked for Friendly’s in Auburn and at Worcester Insurance Company for several years. She later worked for the former Piccadilly Pub in Auburn, now Bentley Pub.

In addition to her mother, Jenn leaves her beloved son, Joshua Koneczny of North Oxford. She also leaves her sister, June Johannesen and her brother-in-law, Eric Johannesen, and nephews Evan and Matthew Johannesen, all of Shrewsbury. She also leaves her aunt, Elizabeth Bardsley of Port St. Lucie, and her companion and love, Shon Kimball of Charlton, and many dear relatives and friends.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jenn’s life by gathering for calling hours at Heald & Chiampa Funeral Directors ~ The Sumner House, 5 Church Road, On the Common, Shrewsbury Center on Thursday, October 22nd from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again on Friday morning in The First Congregational Church, 19 Church Road where her Funeral Service will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Burial in Hillside Cemetery in Auburn will be private.

Those who wish to honor Jennifer’s memory are encouraged to do so with a contribution to the Adam Bullen Memorial Foundation, 24 Charlton Street, Oxford, MA 01540, a charity caring for the needs of cancer victims and their families.