Marianna Morga

Published on Friday, 14 April 2017 20:57


Marianna Morga, 91, of New Britain passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, April 13, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was the widow of Alfred Morga.

Born in Krasnystaw, Poland, she was the daughter of the late Andrzej and Sophia (Czaplinska) Potap. She was a New Britain resident for over 50 years and was formerly employed at Atlantic Tool and Emhart Industries. She later worked at Ledgecreast Convalescent Home for 18 years, before retiring. She was a member of St. Joseph Church.

Surviving are two sons, Edmond Kopinja and his wife, Jadwiga, of Bristol, Michael Kopinja and his wife, Marylou, of Port Charlotte, Fla.; two daughters, Monique Theriault of Forestville and Therese Ortola and her husband, Henry, of Berlin; five grandchildren, Danielle Messier, Johnny Kopinja, Jeannette Broyles, Susan Woike, and Jennifer Kopinja; four great-grandchildren, Kayla, Owen Anya, and Alina; and her sister and her best friend, Jeanne Zbrozek of New Britain. She was predeceased by two brothers, Franczisek and Stanislaw, and by a sister, Genoweta. The family would like to thank Marianna’s caregiver, Ela, for her many years of loving care.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home, 411 S. Main St., New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Please share a memory of Marianna with the family in the online guest book at .

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Friday, 14 April 2017 20:57. Updated: Friday, 14 April 2017 20:59.