Irena Witkowski

Published on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 20:14


Irena Witkowski, 93, passed away peacefully at her residence in New Britain, on July 24, 2018. She was born on January 31, 1925, in Poland, to the late Jozef and Genowefa (Nowakowska) Wisniewski. In 1948, Irena married Tadeusz Witkowski in Poland and moved to New Britain with their children in 1982, where they worked hard and raised their family. Irena will always be remembered as a wonderful mother. She loved to bake and cook for her family and friends. She also enjoyed gardening as well. In addition to her husband, Irena is survived by her five sons, Jerzy (Dana) of Plainville, Slawomir (Krystyna) of Farmington, Andrzej of New Britain, Roman (Roma) of Farmington, Wlodzimierz (Alina) and her daughter, Anna (Kazimierz) Pasinski. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and her sister, Aniela Sasorska of New Haven, several nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Alfred Wisniewski. Her Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, July 28, at 9:30 a.m. New Britain Memorial-Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave., New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 158 Broad St, New Britain. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Funeral Home. For directions, online messages, or to view her photo tribute, please visit

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 20:14. Updated: Wednesday, 25 July 2018 20:16.