Antoni Korza

Published on Wednesday, 17 February 2021 20:24

 

Antoni Korza, 93, of New Britain, the loving husband of Monika (Piotrowska) for 67 years, passed away peacefully due to a heart condition at the Hospital of Central Conn. on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021, surrounded by his family. Born in Poland, son of the late Stanislaw and Michalina Korza, he was a mechanic and leather tradesman. When he and his family came to the United States in 1963, they lived in Hatfield, Mass. for two years. They later moved to New Britain and he worked as a machinist for Atlantic Machine Tool in Newington where he retired after many years of dedicated service. He was a very religious man and parishioner of Sacred Heart Church. Antoni was a talented man who loved to work with his hands, whether working on his Chevy or tending to his garden, especially the tomatoes. For leisure, he would love to go on fishing trips. Antoni was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who was happiest when surrounded by family and especially when spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A fun loving, sociable and caring man, he is and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. In addition to his beloved wife Monika, he leaves his son George and his wife Barbara of Bristol; his daughters Christine Adorno and her husband Gino of New Britain and Jane Wilson and her husband Christopher of Utah; his grandchildren: Kevin Korza, Iwona Serwinski and her husband Paul of Bristol, and Evan and Alex Wilson of Utah; his great-grandchildren: Maja, Tomek and Karolina Serwinski; his sister, Jadwiga Roszkowska of New Britain and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews, both here and in Poland. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his five siblings. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, Feb. 22, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, New Britain. Face coverings are required. Social distancing and capacity limitations will be strictly observed. He will be laid to rest privately in Sacred Heart Cemetery. There are no public calling hours. The Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Burritt Hill, 332 Burritt St., New Britain, are in care of arrangements. To share a message of sympathy with his family, visit www.duksa.net .



Posted in New Britain Herald, on Wednesday, 17 February 2021 20:24. Updated: Wednesday, 17 February 2021 20:26.