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  • James G. "Jim"  Nikola, Sr. Obituary Photo
    James G. "Jim" Nikola, Sr., 72 New Britain, Connecticut

    March 12, 1945 - November 16, 2017

    James "Jim" G. Nikola, Sr., 72, of New Britain, died peacefully in the comfort of his home on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. He was born in Cornwall, NY to the late Franklin Nikola, Sr. and Edna (Bailey) Wardega and enlisted...


  • Anastazja Baranowski Obituary Photo
    Anastazja Baranowski, 93 New Britain, Connecticut

    March 15, 1924 - November 12, 2017

    On Sunday, November 12, 2017, Anastazja Baranowski, 93 was called to eternal life at her New Britain residence. Born in Poland on March 15, 1924, she was a longtime resident of New Britain where she was a parishioner...


  • Marianna (Kopanko) Morgiewicz Obituary Photo
    Marianna (Kopanko) Morgiewicz, 85 Plainville, Connecticut

    April 24, 1932 - November 11, 2017

    Marianna (Kopanko) Morgiewicz, 85, of Plainville, passed peacefully in the arms of her daughters on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. She was born in Poland to the late Kazimierz and Eugenia (Sapkowska) Kopanko and immigrated to...


  • Shirley Augustine Obituary Photo
    Shirley Augustine Plainville, Connecticut

    November 7, 2017

    Shirley (Farley) Augustine, 83, of Plainville, passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Andrew Augustine, Jr. Born and raised in New Britain, she was a...


  • Jozef Marcisz Obituary Photo
    Jozef Marcisz, 86 Forestville, Connecticut

    March 19, 1931 - November 6, 2017

    Jozef Marcisz, 86, of Forestville, died on Monday, November 6, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Irena (Gromak) Marcisz for 67 years. He was born in Poland to the late Michal and Bronislawa (Grzymkowska) Marcisz and...


  • Ann B. (Pawlicki) Metelsky Obituary Photo
    Ann B. (Pawlicki) Metelsky, 97 New Britain, Connecticut

    January 23, 1920 - November 6, 2017

    Ann B. (Pawlicki) Metelsky, 97, of New Britain, died on Monday, November 6, 2017 in the comfort of her home. She was born in New Britain on January 23, 1920 to the late Walter and Frances (Belczak) Pawlicki and attended...


  • Stephanie (Koczera) Kozikowski Obituary Photo
    Stephanie (Koczera) Kozikowski, 98 New Britain, Connecticut

    November 1, 1919 - November 4, 2017

    Stephanie Marion (Koczera) Kozikowski, 98, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at Arbor Rose in New Britain. Born in Lowell, MA, Stephanie was a New Britain resident since 1923. Stephanie was a...


  • Robert Francis Freitag Obituary Photo
    Robert Francis Freitag Newington, Connecticut

    October 24, 2017

    Robert Francis Freitag, 78, of Newington, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at his home. He was the beloved husband of Maria (Woodside) Freitag for 46 years. Born and raised in New Haven, son of...


  • Irene Rosinski Obituary Photo
    Irene Rosinski, 92 New Britain, Connecticut

    October 26, 1924 - October 22, 2017

    Irene (Ryniec) Rosinski, 92, lifelong resident of New Britain, died on Sunday, October 22, 2017. She was one of two daughters born to the late Chester and Rose (Kozlowski) Ryniec. Irene retired from Emhart Corporation...


  • Andrzej "Andy" Nowakowski Obituary Photo
    Andrzej "Andy" Nowakowski, 53 New Britain, Connecticut

    January 17, 1964 - October 14, 2017

    Andrzej "Andy" Nowakowski, 53, former resident of New Britain, beloved husband of Vivian (Weber) Nowakowski, died unexpectedly on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Andy was a devoted husband, father and grandfather with a...


  • Maria (Cerisoli) Calcinari Obituary Photo
    Maria (Cerisoli) Calcinari, 93 New Britain

    December 24, 1923 - October 14, 2017

    Maria (Cerisoli) Calcinari, 93, of New Britain, beloved wife of Bruno Calcinari for 70 years, passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family nearby. She was born in Italy to the late Antonio and Elisa ...


  • Boleslaw Zak Obituary Photo
    Boleslaw Zak Soutington, Connecticut

    October 10, 2017

    On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, Boleslaw Zak, 94, was called to eternal life surrounded by his loving family at their Southington residence. Born in Poland on April 14, 1923, he was the son of the late Pawel & Katarzyna ...


  • Maria Fantoli Obituary Photo
    Maria Fantoli, 69 Plainville, Connecticut

    September 1, 1948 - October 7, 2017

    Maria Fantoli, 69, wife of Wojciech Fantoli, of Plainville, and formerly of Windsor Locks, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2017, with her family at her side. Born on September 1, 1948, in Poland, she was the...


  • Ben P. Wielechowski Obituary Photo
    Ben P. Wielechowski New Britain, Connecticut

    October 4, 2017

    Ben Wielechowski, 96, of New Britain, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Born in Dudley, MA, he was the son of the late Frank and Rose Wielechowski. Ben was a graduate of New Britain High School Class of 1939...


  • Edward J. Laskarzewski Obituary Photo
    Edward J. Laskarzewski, 92 New Britain, Connecticut

    December 18, 1924 - September 30, 2017

    Edward J. Laskarzewski, 92, of New Britain, died peacefully on Saturday, September 30, 2017. He was one of six children born in New Britain to the late Francis and Alexandra (Dlugokenski) Laskarzewski. A decorated...


  • Andrzej "Andy" Buczek Obituary Photo
    Andrzej "Andy" Buczek, 67 Farmington, Connecticut

    August 29, 1950 - September 26, 2017

    Andrzej "Andy" Jan Buczek, 67, of Farmington, heart transplant survivor of 33 years, beloved husband and father, died Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Born in Przemysl, Poland on August 29, 1950, he was...


  • Mark Wisniewski Obituary Photo
    Mark Wisniewski New Britain, Connecticut

    September 22, 2017

    On Friday, September 22, 2017, Mark Wisniewski, 79, quietly passed while surrounded by his loving family. Born in Poland, he was the son of the late Kazimierz & Jozefa (Chrzanowska) Wisniewski. He came to the United...


  • Henry Ruszczyk Obituary Photo
    Henry Ruszczyk, 74 Cheshire, Connecticut

    February 11, 1943 - September 19, 2017

    Henry Ruszczyk, 74, of Cheshire, formerly of New Britain, died on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. He was born in Poland and served his country as a soldier in the Polish Army. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1966, worked for...


  • Jozefa Migala Obituary Photo
    Jozefa Migala, 88 New Britain, Connecticut

    August 19, 1929 - August 29, 2017

    Jozefa (Gawelek) Migala, 88, of New Britain, died peacefully with her family beside her on August 29, 2017. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and sister. She is survived by her daughters: Maria Michalski...


  • Joseph R. Grudzinski Obituary Photo
    Joseph R. Grudzinski, 81 Kensington, Connecticut

    July 7, 1936 - August 23, 2017

    Joseph R. Grudzinski, 81, longtime resident of Kensington, died peacefully in the comfort of his home on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. Born in New Britain to the late Joseph and Mary (Flis) Grudzinski, he attended Sacred...


  • Anne P. (Woszczyna) Lojewski Obituary Photo
    Anne P. (Woszczyna) Lojewski, 96 New Britain, Connecticut

    June 3, 1921 - August 20, 2017

    Anne P. (Woszczyna) Lojewski, 96, of New Britain, passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Msgr. Bojnowski Manor. Anne was born on June 3, 1921 in Posen, Michigan to the late John and Eva (Stempien) Woszczyna. She...


  • Jozef Jan Kubiak Obituary Photo
    Jozef Jan Kubiak, 96 New Britain, Connecticut

    February 21, 1921 - August 15, 2017

    Jozef (Jan) Kubiak, 96, of New Britain, passed away peacefully in his home on August 15, 2017. He was born in Poland to the late Jan and Anna (Dolatowska) Kubiak on February 21, 1921. After WWII, he spent time in...


  • Jadwiga Sadowski Obituary Photo
    Jadwiga Sadowski, 88 New Britain, Connecticut

    September 19, 1928 - August 4, 2017

    Jadwiga Sadowski, 88, of New Britain and formerly of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 4, 2017 in New Britain. Born on September 19, 1928, in Warsaw Poland, she was the daughter of the late Stanislaw...


  • Zofia (Zagrabelna) Szpyt Obituary Photo
    Zofia (Zagrabelna) Szpyt Berlin, Connecticut

    August 4, 2017

    Zofia (Zagrabelna) Szpyt, 70, of Berlin, died on Friday, August 4, 2017, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Stanislaw Szpyt for 47 years. She was born in Poland and came to...


  • Mieczyslaw Winiarski Obituary Photo
    Mieczyslaw Winiarski, 69 New Britain, Connecticut

    June 5, 1948 - August 3, 2017

    On Thursday, August 3, 2017, Mieczyslaw Winiarski, 69, was called to eternal life at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. Born in Poland on June 5, 1948, he was the son of the late Ignacy & Juzefa...