William A. Bednarski, 94, of Terryville, died Monday at home.
Bill was born July 17, 1915 in Hartford, CT. He was the son of the late Anthony and Stella (Lamparski) Bednarski Melus and has been a lifelong resident of Terryville. He was a U.S. Army-Air Corps veteran of WWII serving in the South Pacific. Prior to his retirement Bill worked for the U.S. Postal Terminal in New Haven. Bill was an avid golfer, a great outdoorsman, gardner and loved dogs.
Bill is survived by his son, Stanley Bednarski of Terryville and daughter-in-law Marsha, William Bednarski of Peterborough, NH; his daughter, Patricia Bednaz and her husband Edward of Terryville; his grandchildren, Amanda Lizotte and her husband Mark, Michael Bednarski, Sarah Bednarski, Ashley Bednarski, Brittney Bednarski and Daniel Bednarski; his favorite cousin Jean Zygmunt of Long Island and his caregiver and best friend, Nellie Ozga. He was predeceased by his brother, Mitchell Bednarski.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday evening 8:00pm at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville. Burial with military honors will be in Hillside Cemetery, Terryville in the spring. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00 - 8:00pm.