1943 – 2018
Pomfret Ctr. – Betty A. (Holgerson) Baranski, 75, of Hampton Rd., passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in her home. She met her husband, Francis H. Baranski in the birthing center at Day Kimball Hospital 75 years ago. They started dating in high school and enjoyed fifty-five years of marriage. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late William and Rose (Lafave) Holgerson.
Mrs. Baranski worked as a kindergarten teacher for 32 years with the Killingly Public-School System. She was a member of St. Monica’s Guild and Most Holy Trinity Church. She graciously volunteered her time at Day Kimball Hospital. Betty enjoyed crossword puzzles, cross stitching, and was an avid reader. Above all, she cherished time with her family and her life revolved around God and her family.
In addition to her husband, Betty is survived by her son, Steve Baranski of Pomfret; her daughter, Joelle Guillot of Pomfret; and her grandchildren, Stacy Baranski, Elizabeth Guillot, Matthew Guillot, Alexander Guillot, and Kathryn Guillot.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, October 22, 2018 in Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Rd, Pomfret, CT followed by burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, 350 Hartford Pike, Dayville, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.