TORRINGTON >> Sophia M. Wanatowicz, 86, of High Street, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. Miss. Wanatowicz was born in Torrington on Dec. 5, 1926, daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Wysocki) Wanatowicz and was a lifelong Torrington resident.
She was a retired bench worker with the Torrington Co. Needle Shop, retiring with many years of service. Miss. Wanatowicz was a lifelong communicant of St. Mary Church, a member of the Torrington Council of Catholic Women and the Sullivan Senior Center.
Survivors include a brother; Theodore "Ted" Wanatowicz and his wife, Doris Minton, of Torrington. She was predeceased by a brother; Joseph Wanatowicz and a sister; Jennie Tutas.
Funeral services and burial in New St. Francis Cemetery, Torrington, will be private. Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home, 258 Prospect Street, Torrington, is in care of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Church, c/o the Pope John Paul II Pastoral Center, 160 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790.
To offer an online condolence, please visit www.gleesonryafuneralhome.com.
Published in The Register Citizen on Apr. 17, 2013