Byron G. Kerelejza, 70, of Meriden, passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021, at Hartford Hospital surrounded by family. He was born in Meriden, September 1, 1950 to the late Walter and Natalie (Wyshnowsky) Kerelejza.
Byron attended Meriden Schools his whole life. He graduated from Wilcox Tech as a Tool Maker which he did most of his life. Most recently for Meriden Manufacturing.
He is survived by his two sons, Ryan and Marc Kerelejza, his brothers, Gregory Kerelejza and wife MaryEllen, George Kerelejza and wife Colleen, and a sister Travon Zomback and husband Neil. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Most of all he loved his family, friends, and fishing in Cape Cod and cooking. He was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox, UCONN Huskies, New York Giants and loved to golf.
A memorial gathering will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a charity of one's choice
Published by The Record-Journal from Sep. 3 to Sep. 4, 2021.