Biega Funeral Home: Obituaries

Biega Funeral Home

Phyllis Chomiuk
(October 29, 1910 - October 8, 2012)

U.S. Veteran      Phyllis (Stachowicz) Chomiuk, 101, formerly Middletown, wife of the late John Chomiuk, died Monday October 8, 2012 at Stone Institute, Newton, MA.

     She was born in New York City, NY, the daughter of the late John and Sophie (Sekula) Stachowicz. Loving mother of Christine Reif, mother in law to Rafael Reif, devoted grandmother to Blake Harrington, Jessica and Benjamin Caplan and the late Ricky Harrington. Phyllis is survived by sisters Laura Adams and Rita Barefoot.

     A veteran of World War II, she served with the US Navy. Prior to her retirement, Phyllis worked at the National Council of Churches. Unique, spirited, loving, she will remain in many hearts.

     The Funeral Liturgy will be held Friday at 12 p.m. at St. Mary Church, Middletown, CT. Burial will be in the State Veterans’ Cemetery, Middletown, CT. Friends may call at Biega Funeral Home, 3 Silver St., Middletown, CT, Friday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. prior to the services. Those who wish may send memorial contributions to JCHE Golda Meir House, 160 Stanton Avenue, Newton, MA 02466.