Benjamin Michael Kondysar Jr.

Benjamin Michael Kondysar, Jr April 5, 1983 - September 2, 2013 Putnam - Benjamin Michael Kondysar, Jr., 30, of Underwood Road, died suddenly Monday September 2, 2013 at UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester, MA. He was born April 5, 1983 in Putnam, CT, son of Benjamin M. Kondysar, Sr. and Jackie (Howard) Dagitz. Benjamin participated in the Woodstock Little League and WPTP Football. He also played football for Putnam High School. He enjoyed sports, fishing and outdoor activities. Ben was very artistic and creative. He worked for JC Fence and the US Button. He recently worked for Fairview Farm. He leaves his father Benjamin M. Kondysar, Sr., his mother Jackie Dagitz, a sister Kristina Compton and her son Brody, his step-father Jerry Compton, his grandmother Sophie A. Kondysar, his grandfather Jason Howard, his aunts Sandra Kondysar-Montie and her husband Robert and son Andrew, Roseann Kondysar-Montie and her husband Kevin, Kathy Collier and her son Jason, Kim Tafe, Linda Howard, his uncle Rev. Dennis Monroe and his wife Pam. He was predeceased by his grandparents Boleslaus "Ben" Kondysar and Doris Monroe-Howard. Calling Hours will be Thursday, September 5, 2013 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Smith and Walker Funeral Home, 148 Grove Street, Putnam, CT. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11:00 AM in St. Mary Church, 218 Providence Street, Putnam, CT. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery Putnam, CT. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Benjamin Kondysar Memorial Fund, c/o Citizen's National Bank, PO Box 6002, Putnam, CT. To share a memory with his family "Light a Candle" at

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Smith and Walker Funeral Home
148 Grove Street Putnam, CT 06260
(860) 928-2442

Published in Norwich Bulletin on Sept. 4, 2013