Henry Anthony Kowalczyk, 93, of Wethersfield, beloved husband of the late Helen (Krol) Kowalczyk, passed away at home on Tuesday January 7, 2014. He was born in New Britain the son of the late Anthony and Mary (Kowalczyk) Kowalczyk. Henry was a US army
veteran of WWII
. He retired from the State of CT where he was employed as Chief Auditor in the Welfare Dept. Henry enjoyed traveling, dancing, gardening and participated in many golf and bowling leagues. His greatest joy was spending time with his family. Henry leaves behind a son Thomas A. Kowalczyk a daughter Carol (Kowalczyk ) Griffin both of Wethersfield. He was predeceased by a daughter Marie K Ronan. He leaves a sister Anne Krawiec of Wethersfield and son in law Joseph Ronan of West Hartford. He also leaves his grandchildren Peter Taylor Kowalczyk, Elizabeth Marie (Kowalczyk) Smith and her husband Gregory, Katherine Marie Ronan, Alecia Jean Griffin, and Thomas Joseph Griffin. He was predeceased by a sister Helen Wilk and his dear friend Irene Kalweit. Funeral services will be Saturday January 11, 2014 9:15 AM from the Rose Hill Funeral Home 580 Elm St. Rocky Hill. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Church of the Incarnation in Wethersfield. Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Family and Friends are invited to call at the funeral home Friday January 10, 2014 from 3 to 7 PM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the
5 Brookside Dr. P.O. Box 5022 Wallingford CT 06492.