Irene (Kalinoski) Sulkazi, 92, of Terryville, wife of Michael Z. Sulkazi died Sunday January 17, 2016 at Countryside Manor, Bristol.
Irene was born Oct. 1, 1923 in Terryville, daughter of the late Marshall & Josephine (Embrose) Kalinoski. Prior to her retirement she was employed by the former Eagle Lock Co. of Terryville. She was a member of St. Casimir Church, Terryville and a charter member of St. Casimir Women’s Guild. Irene loved birds, UCONN Basketball and word search puzzles. Her favorite pastime was crocheting afghans and donating them to local convalescent homes.
Besides her husband she is survived by her daughters, Eileen Norkun of Bristol, Susan Tuba and her husband Daniel of Monroe; her brother, Raymond Kalinoski of Tariffville; her grandchildren, Tracy Norkun, RandyNorkun, Christopher Tuba and Gregory Tuba; her great grandchildren, Derek and Bryce Tuba and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday 9:30AM from the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville to St. Casimir Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 4:00 to 6:00PM.