Lucian Czerwinski, 86, formerly of Kensington, widower of Florence N. Czerwinski, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut. Mr. Czerwinski was born in New Britain on Aug. 14, 1930, to the late Frances and Rose (Andrejczyk) Czerwinski. He resided in Kensington most of his life. Prior to retiring, Lucian was employed at Roger Sash & Door and the Kensington Post Office. As a U.S. Marine, he served during the Korean War. He had been a faithful member of the St. Paul Catholic Church of Kensington for many years.
Mr. Czerwinski had many interests including carpentry, World War II history, crossword puzzles, wallpapering, the New York Yankees, and gardening. Lucian was a loving and generous man who continuously put his family first. He had enjoyed 63 wonderful years with his widow, Florence. He loved family celebrations where he could visit, tell jokes, and hug his grandchildren.
Mr. Czerwinski is survived by his son, Thomas and his wife, Gretchen, of Bristol; daughter, Luanne and husband, Romeo, of Terryville. He also leaves behind five loving grandchildren, Kathryn and Kevin LaRose, Collin DuBois, John Czerwinski and his wife, Jennie, and Jen Blaschke. Lucian also leaves many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by four brothers, Stephen, Henry, Edward, and Frank, and one sister; Jean.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, June 30, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church in Kensington. Friends and family are invited to call Thursday, June 29, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Luddy-Peterson Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St, New Britain. For online condolences, please visit: http://www.luddyandpetersonfh.com.