Faridas "Fred" Maslauskas, 73, of New Britain passed away Monday, (May 13, 2013). Fred was born in Lithuania to the late Adolph and Maria Maslauskas with whom he immigrated to the United States in 1949. Fred served honorably in the United States Marine Corps from 1962 to 1968, achieving the rank of Sergeant. He spent recent years retired, enjoying reading, illustrating and his grandchildren. Fred is survived by his best friend and mother of his children Maggie ( Naughton) Maslauskas, his son Michael Maslauskas and wife Tammy of Newington, his two daughters, Meaghan Garofalo and Bridget Boucher and her husband Jake all of New Britain and seven grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 18 at 10 a.m. at the Venskunas Funeral Home 670 Stanley St New Britain, CT. Full military honors will take place at the funeral home at 11 a.m. The American Flag will be presented to his wife. To send online condolences plz go to www.venskunasfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on May 16, 2013