NAUGATUCK — Mr. Raymond A. Moleski, 88, of Naugatuck, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, April 19, 2013.
Mr. Moleski was born in Naugatuck on Jan. 30, 1925, son of the late Alexander and Stella (Klimaszewski) Moleski. He was a lifelong Naugatuck resident and graduate of Rider University and the University of Mississippi, where he earned his master’s degree. He retired after 29 years of service from Northeast Utilities as manager of accounting procedures. During World War II, he served in the Army, 3rd Infantry Division, in Europe. He was wounded at Anzio, Italy and in southern France in which he received two Purple Hearts. He was a communicant of St. Hedwig Church.
He is survived by his cousins.
His funeral will be held on Monday, April 22 at 10:30 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck to St. Hedwig Church, 32 Golden Hill St., Naugatuck 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 Monday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.