Edwina (Gurtoske) Roman, 96, widow of Joseph Roman, died Thursday April 2, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospital, Waterbury.
Edwina was born March 25, 1919 in Waterbury CT. She was the daughter of the late Joseph & Veronica (Ratay) Gurtoske and has been a resident of Terryville for many years. Prior to her retirement she was employed as a cosmetician for the former Sage Allen of Bristol. She was a loving mother and grandmother and loved to spend time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters, Laura Roman of Terryville and Roberta Gabrielski and her husband Walter of Woodstock, GA. She is also survived by several grandchildren and one great grandchild. She is predeceased by a daughter, Christina Rama.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the nurses of St. Mary's Hospital Vitas Care Unit for their kindness and compassion shown to their mother during her illness.
Funeral services will be held 9:00AM from the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville to St. Casimir Church, Terryville for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30AM. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Saturday morning from 8:00 to 9:00. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com