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Zigurds was born on May 18, 1931 and passed away on Wednesday, October 23, 2019.

Zigurds was a resident of New Britain, Connecticut at the time of passing.

Born in Latvia, Zigi has been a New Britain resident since 1951 and graduated from Porters School of Design in Rocky Hill and the State Technical Institute in Hartford.

A U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War, he was employed as a Tool Designer at Fafnir Bearing in New Britain for 32 years and then Trumpf in Farmington for 10 years until retiring in 1996.

Funeral services are Wednesday 11 AM at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. Burial with military honors will follow in Fairview Cemetery. Calling hours are Wednesday morning from 10 to 11 AM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.