Obituary: Audrey M. (Archambault) Cichowski



NAUGATUCK – Mrs. Audrey M. (Archambault) Cichowski, age: 85, of 16 Washington Street, passed away on Tuesday November 30, 2010 at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by her family. She was widow of Edward Cichowski.

Mrs. Cichowski was born in Waterbury, CT on July 5, 1925,daughter of Arthur and Alda (Boisvert) Archambault. She lived in Naugatuck since 1949, and she had retired from Risdon Manufacturing after 23 years of service. She was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church. Audrey was a great mom and a loving grandmother and an avid reader.

She leaves:2 sons: Thomas E. Cichowski and his wife Patricia of Waterbury,David P. Cichowski of NC,3 daughters: Pamela A. Joy and her husband John of Naugatuck, Diane M. Dyer of Naugatuck, and Laura A. Rosa and her husband Robert of Naugatuck, 5 grandchildren: Brian Joy, Scott Dyer, Kyle Rosa, Katelynn Rosa and Lindsey Rosa,3 step grandchildren: Pamela Merchant, Theresa Dreyfuss, and Susan Muhlmeyer Mrs. Cichowski was predeceased by 4 brothers and her husband Edward.

Her funeral will be held on Saturday December 4, 2010 at 8:15AM from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street, Naugatuck, to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church Street, Naugatuck for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9AM. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 6-8PM. Memorial contributions may be made to VNA Health Care of Greater Waterbury, 50 Brookside Road, Waterbury, CT 06708. To send an on-line condolence, please visit