Veronica E. Piontkowski, 99, was called to eternal life on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. Born in Bristol, Conn., on March 17, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Agnes (Maselek) (Kwasnieski) Gajek. She was a longtime New Britain resident where she was a member of Holy Cross Church. Prior to retirement, she was employed with Cigna, and previously Aetna insurance companies.
She was predeceased by her husband, Frank Piontkowski. Left to honor and cherish her memory are her children, Martha M. Piontkowski of New Britain, a son, John F. Piontkowski and his wife, Julie, of Moodus, a half-brother, Mitchell Gajek and half-sister, Florence Gabes, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Her life and funeral services will be celebrated privately, and are under the care and direction of Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Burritt Hill. To share a memory or words of comfort with her family, please visit us online at www.burritthill.com .