NAUGATUCK — Helen P. (Pawlowski) Janicki, 95, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 at Apple Rehabilitation Center in Cromwell. She was widow of Chester Janicki.
Helen was born in Naugatuck on June 1, 1918, daughter of the late Vincent and Mary (Gontarek) Pawlowski. She was a longtime Naugatuck resident, and she had retired from Anaconda Brass Co. in Waterbury after 31 years of service. She was a member of Holy Saviour National Catholic Church and a member of the church choir for many years.
Mrs. Janicki is survived by her sister, Mary Messmer of Vernon; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, William Pawlowski; and her sister, Jean Willis.
A graveside service will be held at Holy Saviour National Catholic Cemetery in the spring. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.