Obituaries: Christina Nichols Gorski

Christina Nichols Gorski, 90, of Bristol left us to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 11, 2016.  She was the wife of the late Frank John Gorski.


Christina was born on June 22, 1925 in Presque Isle, ME, daughter of the late George Howard Nichols and Elizabeth (Adams) Nichols.  She was a communicant of St. Stanislaus Church and at one time had worked at the Sessions and Ingraham Clock companies.  Christina’s greatest joy was raising her family.


She leaves her daughters Mary LaFountain and Nancy Gorski of Bristol, sons Paul Gorski and his wife Shirley of Dallas, TX, James Gorski and his fiancée Sandra of Larwill, IN, Peter Gorski and his wife Susan, and Thomas Gorski of Bristol; sisters-in-law Rose Frac of Bristol and Stephanie Gorski of Southington; daughter-in-law Mariette Gorski of Bristol; 8 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.  Besides her husband, she was predeceased by her son John Frank Gorski.


Christina’s funeral will be on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 9:15 a.m. from O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Forestville/Bristol and will proceed to St. Stanislaus Church, 510 West St., Bristol for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m.  Committal service and interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.  Calling hours will be held on Wednesday between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.  To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or a photo, please visit Christina’s memorial page at

Gorski, Christina 002