M. Rosetta Adamczak

SR. M. ROSETTA ADAMCZAK, age 94, of Monroe, died on Thursday, February 19, 2004, at the Marion Heights Provincialate, where she resided. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., on December 26, 1909, a daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Ogrodowczyk) Adamczak. She entered religious life on March 19, 1924. She started her Apostolate Ministry as a teacher in New York at Little Flower, Wading River, from 1939-1942, St. Adalbert School, Elmhurst, from 1942-1943, St. Joseph School, Jamaica, from 1946-1951, St. Cyril and Methodius School, Brooklyn, from 1951-1953; in Massachusetts at St. Mary's School, Worcester, from 1935-1939 and 1987-1993; in Connecticut at St. Joseph, Norwich, from 1927-1935, St. Michael, Derby, from 1958-1963, and St. Stanislaus, New Haven, from 1963-1987. Sister Rosetta also worked at Nazareth Hospital in Philadelphia, from 1943-1945, and at St. Mary's Home in Ambler, Pa., from 1945-1946; 1953-1958 as a member of the kitchen staff. She retired to the Immaculate Heart of Mary Convent in Monroe in 1993. She is survived by her brother-in-law; Jim Keegan of New Jersey; and by her nephews, Robert Adams and Jerry Lisewskiwicz. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, February 23, 2004, at 10 a.m. in the Marian Heights Provincialate Chapel, 1428 Monroe Turnpike, Route 111, Monroe. Burial will follow in Holy Family Cemetery, on the grounds of Marian Heights in Monroe. Family and friends may call on Sunday, February 22, 2004, from 2 to 5:30 p.m. in the Marian Heights Provincialate, Monroe. The Spadaccino Community Funeral Home, 315 Monroe Turnpike, Route 111, Monroe, is in charge of arrangements. See www.spadfh.com for more information.

Funeral Home

Spadaccino and Leo P. Gallagher & Son Community Funeral Home
315 Monroe Turnpike Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 445-8500

Published in Connecticut Post on Feb. 21, 2004