Maria Chlasta

Maria Chlasta, 87, of Vernon, beloved wife of the late Zdzislaw Chlasta, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013.

She was born July 24, 1925, in Zawadka, Poland, daughter of the late Jukub and Salomja Kula. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church in Vernon.

Maria is survived by her sister Stanislawa and her husband, Jan Kurcz; and her nephew Thomas Chlasta. She also leaves her good friends Adam Gryszkiewicz and his wife, Teresa.

Relatives and friends may join the family on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect Street, Rockville, CT 06066.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Church in Vernon. Burial will follow at St. Bernard's Cemetery, Vernon.

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Burke-Fortin Funeral Home
76 Prospect Street Rockville, CT 06066-3226
(860) 875-5490

Published in Journal Inquirer from Feb. 23 to Feb. 27, 2013