1925 – 2017
Putnam – Magdalena (Babacs) Fujtas, 91, of Thurber Rd., Passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at Matulaitis Nursing Home. She was the loving wife of the late Bala Dezamits. Born in Reta, Hungary, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Ann (Antal) Babacs.
Mrs. Fujtas worked for many years at Hitchcock Furniture as a hand stenciler and striper after immigrating here with her family from Austria.
Magdalena is survived by her daughter Magdalena Pepe and her husband James of Pomfret Center, and three grandsons James B. Pepe of Portland OR, Anthony P. Pepe Portland, OR, and Frank W. Pepe of Verdi, NV. She was predeceased by a sister Illona Ujj.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday May 31, 2017 in Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Rd., Pomfret, meeting directly at church.
The Fujtas and Pepe families wish to gratefully thank the Nuns and staff of Matulaitis Nursing Home for the care and respect that they were shown during Magdalena’s time there.
Memorial donations in her memory may be made to Matulaitis Nursing Home, Residence Activity Fund, 10 Thurber Rd., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.