John J. Gorski, 93 of Farmington, died peacefully at his home on Thursday, (February 21, 2013). John was the loving and adored husband of Virginia D. Gorski for 64 years. John was a World War II veteran and served in the US Army. He was an avid golfer and NY Giants fan. John was also a very successful business owner of Johnny's in Hartford and the OASIS in Farmington for over 50 years. He was predeceased by his big brother Frank and little brother Walter. He leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews, that have fond memories of family gatherings with Uncle John.
The funeral will be Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, 10:45 a.m. from the Dillon-Baxter Funeral Home, 1276 Berlin Tpke., Wethersfield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 11:30 a.m. in Corpus Christi Church, 601 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Friends may call at Dillon-Baxter Funeral Home, Saturday, prior to the funeral, 9-10:45 a.m. To share a memory with the family, please visit

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Dillon-Baxter Funeral Home
1276 Berlin Turnpike  Wethersfield, CT 06109
(860) 956-1149

Published in The Hartford Courant on Feb. 22, 2013