Evelyn (Punkunus) Dietzer

Published on Sunday, 24 June 2018 21:08


Evelyn (Punkunus) Dietzer, wife of James Dietzer, of Hebron, passed away June 20, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in New Britain, daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Krakauske) Punkunus, on Nov. 23, 1939. A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, Evelyn was actively involved in supporting the interests and activities of her children and grandchildren. She particularly enjoyed time with her family, caring for animals, discussing politics and spending time in Danville, Vt. Until her retirement, she worked in the Personnel Department for the City of New Britain as a secretary.

Besides her husband of 53 years, Evelyn leaves her two daughters and son, Debbie Dietzer and her husband Greg Kulak of Glastonbury, Jayme Sullivan and her husband Brian of Hebron and Kurt Dietzer of Hebron. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jacob and Juliana Kulak and Keira Sullivan; and her brother, Richard Punkunus of Berlin. The family would like to extend special thanks to her caregiver, Yolanda Morgan, as well as to the Middlesex Hospital Home Hospice.

Friends may call on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 50 Naubuc Ave., Glastonbury. A memorial service celebrating Evelyn’s life will take place at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Gilead Cemetery, Hebron. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Middlesex Hospital Homecare Hospice, 28 Crescent St. Middletown, CT 06457. For further information or to extend online condolences, please visit Farleysullivan.com.

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Sunday, 24 June 2018 21:08. Updated: Sunday, 24 June 2018 21:10.