Montville - Edmund W. Kobelski, 98, of Oakdale, passed away Oct. 10, 2011, at Lawrence & Memorial Hospital.|
He was born Sept. 2, 1913, the son of the late Maximilian and Michalena (Palakowska) Kobelski.
He was married to Stefania (Pilecki), who survives him.
He is also survived by his brothers, Henry and Alfred Kobelski.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings, Lucille Utz, Valerie Hess, Elizabeth Walenczyk, Max Kobelski Jr., and Stanley and Joseph Kobelski.
He had worked for the State of Connecticut DOT as a foreman for 30 years and then worked for New London County as a deputy sheriff for 18 years.
He was a life member of the Chesterfield Fire Department.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Montville Funeral Home of Church and Allen. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday at St. John's Church. There will be no procession from the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery in Montville.
Please visit the online memorial at www.montvillefuneralhome.com
Memorial donations in Edmund's memory may be made to the Chesterfield Fire Department.
The Montville Funeral Home of Church and Allen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published in The Day on Oct. 12, 2011