Antoinette "Toni" (Piazza) Kawczak, 87, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Raymond W. Kawczak, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, at Hartford Hospital.
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Born Nov. 26, 1925, in Hartford daughter of the late Salvatore and Maria (Bosco) Piazza, she had lived in Windsor most of her life before moving to Suffield 11 years ago. Antoinette was an entertainer as a young lady, singing and dancing with the stage name Toni Parsons. She entertained with the New England Entertainment Bureau and with the USO. She loved to play bingo and enjoyed bowling, but what she enjoyed the most was being with her family and being a mom.
She is survived by her three children, Evelyn P. Moran, and her husband, Eamon, of Suffield, Raymond C. Kawczak, and his wife, Lisa, of Enfield, Edward C. Kawczak of Florida; two sisters, Santa Dimauro of East Hartford, Josephine Urso of Newington; 10 grandchildren, Eamon Jr., Darren, Michelle, Raymond, Sarah, Katlyn, Nicole, Megan, Melissa, and Ed; six great-grandchildren, Brendon, Matthew, Kayla, Charlie, Tyler, and Jacob; and many loving nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by four brothers, Angelo, Thomas, Pasquale, and Louis Piazza; a sister, Frances Jarvis.
Her family will receive family and friends Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor, followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of the
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Published in Journal Inquirer from Nov. 25 to Nov. 29, 2013