Bok, Elizabeth T.
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Elizabeth T. Bok, age 95, a lifelong resident of Fairfield, beloved wife of the late John Bok, passed away peacefully in her home while surrounded by loving family on Easter day, April 20, 2014.
Elizabeth's memory will be cherished by her family including two daughters, Carol Bolash, and her husband, Michael, of Fairfield, Kathy Bambus, and her husband, John, of Bridgeport; five grandchildren, Michael Bolash, Michele Faulkner, and her husband, Randy, Matthew Bolash, Jennifer Rainis, and her husband, Joseph, John Bambus, and his wife, Helen, all of Fairfield; five great grandchildren, Anthony, Sydney, Joey, Olivia, and James;
her sister, Doris Estock, of Fairfield; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, John, she was predeceased by her parents, Alexander and Helen Bodnar Holecz, and siblings, Helen Gabicki, John Holecz, Mary Fekete, and Stephen "Pete" Holecz.
She was a former employee of Remington Corporation, and worked until her retirement for the Bridgeport Motor Inn. A Devout Catholic, Elizabeth was a longtime member of St. Emery Church. She was active in the church's Ladies Guild, Sunshine Club, and enjoyed making Hungarian cookies and specialty foods for the many holiday events. She had a talent for knitting and crocheting, and found great pleasure in spending time outdoors and gardening.
Elizabeth was a dedicated, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She touched many people throughout her life, and will be remembered affectionately.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 3-7 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. Her funeral will be celebrated on Monday 915 AM in the funeral home and 10 AM in St. Emery Church. Interment will follow in Mountain Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to: St. Emery Church, 838 King's Hwy., Fairfield, CT 06824.
To order flowers online, travel directions, or to sign her guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com
Lesko & Polke Funeral Home
1209 Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
Published in Connecticut Post on Apr. 22, 2014