1934 – 2020
Jewett City – Marilyn (Rodgers) Kowalski, 86, of Pleasant View St., passed away on Monday, May 4, 2020 in her home. Born in Danielson, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Burdick) Rodgers.
Mrs. Kowalski worked as a waitress for Stotts Brother’s Restaurant and volunteered as a bell ringer for Salvation Army. She enjoyed doll collecting and polka dancing. She was a devout member of both the Catholic Faith and the Orthodox Religion.
Marilyn is survived by her sons, Edward Cote and his wife Leona of Brooklyn, Albert Cote and his wife Renee of Kansas City, MO, and Lucien Cote of Jewett City; her daughter, Jeanette Rouillard and her significant other Richard Elliott of Canterbury; her sister, Jeannie Burdick of Norwich, 13 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her daughters, the late Sandra Cote and Mary Ann Snelling.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, services will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT.
For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.