ALEKSEJCZYK, Walter W.
Walter W. Aleksejczyk, 93, of Gilboa, NY, formerly of West Hartford, beloved husband of the late Rose M. (Guglielmetti) Aleksejczyk, died Thursday (February 28, 2013) in New York. Born in Springfield, MA, he was a resident of West Hartford most of his life, recently moving to Gilboa, NY two years ago. Prior to his retirement, Walter was employed at The Hartford Insurance Co. and Royal Typewriter. Walter was proud to have served his country in WWII, and was a U.S. Navy Veteran. Catholic in faith, he had been a member of St. Brigid Church in West Hartford. Everyone who met Walter loved him; he was a kind and friendly man known for his never ending smile. He is survived by two daughters, Joan Vincent of Simsbury, Susan Aleksejczyk of Gilboa, NY; and a granddaughter, Katherine Vincent of Canton.
The funeral procession is Tuesday, March 5 at 9 a.m. from the Sheehan Hilborn Breen Funeral Home, 1084 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in The Church of St. Brigid, West Hartford. Burial with military honors will follow in Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford. Calling hours are Monday, March 4 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Elmwood Senior Center, 1108 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110, as the activities at the Senior Center were very instrumental in Walter's life. Online condolences may be made at www.sheehanhilbornbreen.com.