Obituary: Richard Z. Orkisz, 85, of Trumbull

Richard Z. Orkisz, age 85, of Trumbull, passed away June 25, 2013 at Fairview of Fairfield.

Mr. Orkisz was born in LewKow, Poland to the late Francis and Janina Orkisz.

He was a longtime employee for Carpenter Steel and Inline Plastics, a member of the German Schwaben Club and an avid soccer and golf player.

He is survived by his beloved wife Cecile Wyskiel Orkisz of Trumbull, one son Brian and his wife MaryJo Orkisz of Trumbull; one grandson Matthew Orkisz and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers Rudolph and Eugene Orkisz and his grandson Mark S. Orkisz.

Friends and family are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Church 6948 Main St. Trumbull. Inurnment to follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. At the request of the family calling hours have been ommitted.

Memorial contribtuions may be made to Alzheimers Association 2075 Silas Deane Highway Rocky Hill, CT 06067.

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