1921 – 2013
Thompson – Marie “Leona” (Martin) Strzelewicz, 91, formerly of Thompson, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2013 in Kindred Crossings East, New London. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph J. Strzelewicz. Born in Thompson, she was the daughter of the late Ferdinand and Marie (Aubin) Martin.
Mrs. Strzelewicz worked in quality control at Steven’s Linen. She enjoyed dining out and going to yard sales.
Marie is survived by her daughter; Janice and her husband John Garosshen of Canterbury; her granddaughter Cheryl and her husband Roger Gregoire of Uncasville; great grandchildren, Donna and Andrew; great-great grandchildren, Michele and Giuliana; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers and sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Marie’s family from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, on Thursday, October 3, 2013 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale CT. A gathering will begin at 10:00 am on Friday, October 4, 2013, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Garden of Peace Cemetery in Webster, MA. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.