Stanley G. Warzecha, Jr., 86, of East Hampton, husband of Barbara Maloney Warzecha, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Middlesex Hospital. He was born on March 29, 1927, in Middletown, the son of Stanley and Rosalie Sokoloski Warzecha and was a lifelong resident of East Hampton.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict. He was a member of St. Patrick Church, East Hampton and a past member of the Knights of Columbus and the American Legion. Prior to his retirement in 1991, he was an automobile salesman for various auto dealerships. He loved his family and enjoyed travelling, golf, and dining out.
Besides his wife, he is survived by four children: Barbara (Thomas) Puffer of Guilford, Kenneth (Kristen) Warzecha of Colchester, Stanley Warzecha III of East Hampton, and Sylvia (William) DeMore of Middle Haddam; two sisters, Barbara Clark of Colchester and Cheryl Warzecha of New Hartford; six grandchildren, Jeffrey (Kimberly) Warzecha, William, Michael, and Nicholas DeMore, Elizabeth and Jennifer Warzecha; and a great-grandson, Jaxson Warzecha. He was predeceased by a brother, Eugene T. Warzecha.
A funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Monday, April 8th, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church, East Hampton. Burial will follow at the State Veterans' Cemetery, Middletown. Friends may call at the Spencer Funeral Home, 112 Main St., East Hampton on Sunday evening, April 7th, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
for the Cure, 74 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT 06032 (www.komenct.org;) or the
, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 (www.cancer.org). The Spencer Funeral Home has care of arrangements. To leave online condolences please visit www.spencerfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published in The Middletown Press on Apr. 5, 2013