Obituary: Helene (Steinke) Dvariskis

Helene (Steinke) Dvariskis
Helene (Steinke) Dvariskis

NAUGATUCK — Helene (Steinke) Dvariskis, 86, widow of Alexander Dvariskis, passed away on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 peacefully at her home.

Mrs. Dvariskis was born in Vilkaviskis, Lithuania on July 28, 1929, daughter of the late Gusto and Auguste (Ciras) Steinke. A longtime resident of Naugatuck, Helene retired from Risdon Manufacturing after 39 years of service. She was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church.

Helene is survived by her son, Victor Dvariskis and his wife Pamela of Bethlehem; her granddaughter, Samantha Dvariskis; and her brother, Egon Steinke and his wife Elma of Germany. She was predeceased by her brother, Alfred.

All services will be private and burial will be in Lithuanian Cemetery, Waterbury. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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