Obituary: Barbara J. Sedlock


Barbara J. Sedlock

Barbara J. Sedlock, 83, beloved wife of the late of Edward Sedlock, died peacefully on June 21, 2019 at the Bridgeport Hospital Campus of Yale New Haven Health. Born in Bridgeport on Nov. 13, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Anna Kaminisky Poremba.

Mrs. Sedlock worked as a clerical worker for the Sikorsky Co. for many years, until the time of her retirement. She truly enjoyed bus trips to shows, traveling for vacations and frequently attended flea markets. Mrs. Seldock loved to decorate her home for the holidays and was always generous to her family.

She is survived by many including her devoted nephew, John Poremba, his wife, Deborah, and their daughter, Erika, all of Ansonia; a nephew, Michael Poremba and his wife, Elissa; a niece, Cynthia Klem and her husband, Ronnie, of Texas; her sisters-in-law, Evelyn Poremba of Naugatuck and Shirley Poremba of Shelton. She was cherished by many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Mrs. Sedlock was predeceased by her brothers, Michael and Joseph Poremba; her sisters, Mary Ann, Helen and Irene Poremba; as well as a nephew, Richard Poremba.

Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 9 a.m. at Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. in Holy Name of Jesus Church, 1960 Barnum Ave., Stratford. Interment will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Stratford. Family and Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, June 24, 2019 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.

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