Obituary: Regina (Sobocienski ) Pietrzak

Regina (Sobocienski ) Pietrzak

WATERBURY — Regina (Sobocienski ) Pietrzak, 93, widow of John Pietrzak, passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s Hospital VITAS Unit on Monday, March 20, 2017.

Mrs. Pietrzak was born in Bridgeport on Aug. 12, 1923, daughter of the late Stanley and Josephine (Ancevsky) Sobocienski. She moved to Waterbury at age 18 after marrying her husband John. She had worked at Timex for many years, and enjoyed her weekly bingo and reading.

Regina is survived by her sister-in-law, Helen Sobocienski of Bridgeport, and several nieces, nephews and cousins, including Alfred Sobocienski of Stratford. She was predeceased by her loving daughter, Josephine Pietrzak, and her loving brother, Fred Sobocienski.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Hedwig’s Church, 32 Golden Hill St., Naugatuck. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery, Waterbury. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck.

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