NAUGATUCK — Mr. Henry V. Krulikowski, of Cherry Street Ext., passed away on Monday, March 21 surrounded by his family at Saint Mary’s Hospital. He was the husband of Ann (Goydich) Krulikowski.
Mr. Krulikowski was born in Union City on July 19, 1915, a son of the late Joseph and Mary (Lelaniewski) Krulikowski. He was a lifelong Naugatuck resident and a retiree of the footwear division of Uniroyal, Inc. where he worked for 42 years. He served in the Navy during World War II and was stationed in Southeast Asia, participating in the Battle of Midway. He was a member the VFW in Naugatuck and a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church.
Besides his beloved wife of 51 years, he leaves his nieces and nephews, Nancy and Thomas Krulikowski both of Naugatuck, Richard Whitehill of Oakville, Joan Puskas of Texas, and Henry Rynecki of New York; his sister-in-laws, Henrietta Krulikowski and Rosemary (Murphy) Watkins; his brother-in-law, David Watkins; his godchild, Margaret Cartin.
He was predeceased by his brother, Stanley Krulikowski; two sisters, Ann Rynecki and Genevieve Whitehill; and his beloved dog, Pepper.
His funeral will be held on Friday, March 25 at 10:30 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck to St. Francis of Assisi Church for a mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Burial with full military honors will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Friday morning from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30am. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church St., Naugatuck, CT 06770.
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