Obituary: Helen C. Pocoski

Helen C. Pocoski
Helen C. Pocoski

WATERBURY — Helen C. Pocoski, 94, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at the VITAS Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Helen was born in Waterbury on Feb. 21, 1919, daughter of the late Martin and Julia (Rurkoski) Pocoski. She was a graduate of Wilby High School and she attended Post Junior College. She had lived most of her life in West Hartford before moving to Waterbury 24 years ago. She had retired from Birchard Systems in West Hartford after many years of service.

She is survived by her sister, Cecelia Pocoski of Waldorf, Md.; and her caretaker and friend Josephine Maloney.

Her funeral will be held on Monday, Nov, 25, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, to St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, 86 East Farm St., Waterbury, for a mass of Christian burial at noon. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, East Main Street, Waterbury. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Monday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

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