Janina Pryputniewicz, 94, of Berlin, CT, passed away January 9, 2020. Janina was born on April 18, 1925, in Lohiszyn, Poland, to the late Pawel and Leontyna (Czeczotko) Tatarewicz. She served in the Polish army as a seamstress, where she specialized in officer embroidery. Janina was married to her beloved husband, the late Antoni Pryputniewicz, in 1947. Janina and Antoni immigrated to the USA in 1967, settling in Connecticut to raise their children. Along with being a doting mother to her four sons, Janina maintained a career, working for American Bazaar in New Britain until her retirement in 1994. She was also a lifelong member of Sacred Heart Church in New Britain. She is survived by and deeply missed by her sons, Ryszard of Vernon, CT, Gene of The Villages, FL, and Roman of Stuart, FL; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband Antoni, she was predeceased by her son, Miro Pryputniewicz.
The hours for visitation will be on Friday from 9:30 to 10:30 am at the New Britain Memorial Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT 06053. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 11:00 am in Sacred Heart Church. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. To leave an online condolence, please visit our website at www.newbritainsagarino.com .