Obituary: Michael Hylwa


Obit-CandleNAUGATUCK — Michael Hylwa, 92 of Naugatuck, husband of Odilia (Johnson) Hylwa, died June 27, 2013 at St. Mary’s VITAS Hospice Care, Waterbury with his family by his side.

Michael was born in Shelton, a son of the late William and Anastasia (Listinski) Hylwa and had worked most of his life as a self-employed carpenter. Michael was a U.S. Army veteran and was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church.

In addition to his wife of Naugatuck, Michael leaves a daughter Liz Hylwa and her husband Marcin Pilchowski of Hamden; a son Bryan Hylwa and his wife Dorothy of Maybrook, New York; two brothers Walter Hylwa and his wife Jean and Louis Hylwa and his wife Anne; and one granddaughter.

A funeral service will be held Monday, July 1, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. at Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia. Interment will follow in St. James Cemetery, Naugatuck. Family and friends may call on Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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