WATERBURY — Joseph Waranowicz, 95, formerly of Naugatuck, passed away on Sunday March 13, 2016 at Waterbury Hospital.
Mr. Waranowicz was born in Naugatuck, on Oct. 20, 1920, son of the late Michael and Stella (Ostapiec) Waranowicz. A lifelong resident of Naugatuck, he retired from the Bristol Company after more than 36 years of service. He was known to all as a simple but very generous and kind person. Joe enjoyed golf, softball, deep sea fishing, and especially traveling, as he visited over 45 countries.
He is survived by his brother, Walter Waranowicz of Naugatuck, and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Waranowicz was predeceased by his sisters, Jane Oldakowski and Helen Motel.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Naugatuck. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday morning from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.