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Viola A. Makowski

Viola A. Makowski
TORRINGTON - Viola A. Makowski, 95, formerly of Butler Street, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2009, at the Litchfield Woods Convalescent Home.

She was born in Torrington on Feb. 7, 1914, the last child born to Alexander and Walda (Kramer) Makowski.

Viola was a resident of Torrington her entire life, where she retired from the Torrington Co. after 48 years of dedicated service. She was a lifelong member of the St. Mary's Church as well as the Women's Guild of the church. She also was a member of the Polish Dramatic Club.

She is survived by nieces Marcia and her husband John Czapor of Torrington and Jean A. Gioiele and her husband Domenic of Longs, S.C., nephews, Robert Copley and his wife Genevieve of Sun City West, Ariz., and Richard and his wife Janice Czarasty of Jensen Beach, Fla., and two godchildren, Debra Jean Dooley of Feeding Hills, Mass., and Peter Thompson of Torrington.

She is predeceased by three sisters, Martha Ficere, Irene Copley and Mary Czarasty and a niece Linda Thompson.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated on July 28 at 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary's Church. Burial will follow in Old St. Francis Cemetery, Torrington. Friends may call at Phalen Funeral Home, 285 Migeon Ave., on Tuesday, July 28, from 9 to 10 a.m. Dunn Funeral Home, 191 West St., Bristol, is in charge of the arrangements. www.Dunnfh.com.

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katheryn lestinsky fabiaschi     E-mailkatherynfab@aol.com
Dear family
So sorry to hear of the loss of Viola......I'm glad that she is at peace.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Kathy Fabiaschi

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dave Lascko     E-maildlascko@aol.com
My heartfelt condolences are with you all at this thime,Vi was a wonderful person and made life on Butler St.that much nicer.She will be missed but never forgotten.

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A. Jackson     E-mailannebrock64@gmail.com
Please accept my sincere sympathies. I too know the pain of losing someone in death. Although some time has passed,the bible holds out a wonderful hope for the future.(Please read John 5:28,29)

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM