Andrew S. Federko(1920 - 2014)



Andrew "Andy" S. Federko, of Bloomfield, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on June 7, 2014 at Saint Francis Hospital. He was born on June 9, 1920 in Elizabeth, NJ to the late Stephen and Mary (Kania) Federko and was a Bloomfield resident since 1944. He was an honorably discharged U.S. Army WWII veteran and was trained as a machinist during this period. This training from the military allowed Andy to have a successful career in management at Emhart Machinery and Black and Decker, from where he eventually retired. Andy was very involved in the Bloomfield community and was a member of the Bloomfield Fish and Game Club, Bloomfield Senior Services, SS Cyril & Methodius Men's Club and the VFW. Besides his community involvement, Andy was an outdoors man, where he was an avid fisherman and hunter. He also enjoyed spending time, planting flowers and vegetable gardening. Andy leaves to cherish his memories, his devoted wife of 70 years Veronica (Roska) Federko; a brother George Federko of Stewart, FL; a sister Stephanie and her husband Roy Pedersen of South Carolina; a nephew, Theodore Federko Jr.; three nieces, Mary Holda, Mary Federko and Jennifer York; cousins, Mary and Gary Knott of Glastonbury. Andy was predeceased by his brothers, John and Theodore Federko. Family and friends may gather Thursday, June 12, 10 a.m. at the Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. at SS Cyril & Methodius, Hartford. Burial will follow with military honors in Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield. His family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 11, from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. The family wishes to thank Dr. Paul Stroebel for his exemplary care and medical support to Andy and his family. To make online sympathy of condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com


Funeral Home

Carmon Windsor Funeral Home
807 Bloomfield Avenue Windsor, CT 06095
(860) 688-2200

Published in The Hartford Courant on June 10, 2014