Krystyna (Stachowicz) Farley

Published on Sunday, 21 November 2021 18:00


Krystyna (Stachowicz) Farley, 96, of New Britain, wife of Edward Farley, passed away Friday (November 19) at her home. Born in Poland, she lived in England after WWII, moving to New Britain in 1955. Krystyna was an aide in a hospital during WWII with the Polish Army under British command. She was employed at Juno Manufacturing in Meriden for ten years, retiring in 1991. Krystyna was Mrs. Senior Connecticut in 2016 and authored a book So Far From Home four years ago. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church in New Britain, the Church Ladies Guild and the Culture Club of Greater Hartford.

Besides her husband Ed, she leaves a son, George Slowikowski and his wife Geri of Harwinton; 4 daughters, Alice Czerepka of Unionville, Krystyna Vaccarro of Merritt Island, FL, and Elizabeth Negri of Norfolk, and Eva Davis of Syracuse, NY; a brother, Frank Stachowicz of London, England; a sister, Natalie Rak of Cape Canaveral, FL; 10 grandchildren; five great grandchildren; a niece and four nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church 1755 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06053. Please go DIRECTLY to the Church. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery in New Britain. Calling hours are Tuesday 4 to 7 PM at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. Memorial donations may be made to Polish Culture Club of Greater Hartford, PO Box 380699, East Hartford, CT 06138. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Sunday, 21 November 2021 18:00. Updated: Sunday, 21 November 2021 18:02.