Czeslaw Lis

Published on Thursday, 19 May 2022 17:33


Czeslaw Lis, 80, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2022. He was born in Poland, son of the late Tadeusz and Marianna (Gadomska) Lis. He came to the United States in 1978 and worked 2-3 jobs to bring his family to America on Dec. 20, 1980. Czeslaw was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church in New Britain. A passionate, hardworking man, he enjoyed providing for his family. He also enjoyed gardening, spending time with his family, and babysitting his grandchildren. A loving father, grandfather and brother, he is survived by his two daughters: Bożena Samsel and her husband Eugeniusz of Farmington, and Anna DeFranco and her husband Anthony of Berlin; his two grandsons: Anthony and Nathan DeFranco of Berlin; his sister Zofia Jaksina and her family of Poland and many nieces and nephews of the US and Poland and his former wife Emila Lis. He was predeceased by his son Andrzej Lis, his sister and her husband, Aleksandra & Antoni Pianka and his brother-in-law, Czeslaw Jaksina. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday, May 22nd from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Burritt Hill, 332 Burritt St. New Britain. His funeral will begin 8:30 a.m. on Monday, May 23rd from the funeral home, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, New Britain. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Britain. To share a condolence with her family, please visit .

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Thursday, 19 May 2022 17:33. Updated: Thursday, 19 May 2022 17:35.