Obituaries: Elda Grabowski

Elda (Parenti) Grabowski, 90, of Bristol, widow of Edward A. Grabowski, Sr., died on Saturday (July 9, 2016) at The Pines at Bristol.  Elda was born in Bristol on April 19, 1926 and was a daughter of the late Domenic and Filomena (Corsetti) Parenti.  She was a lifelong Bristol resident where she was a parishioner of St. Anthony Church.  Elda is survived by her daughter: Shirley Williams of Florida; two sons: Edward Grabowski, Jr. of Plainville, and Kenneth Grabowski of Florida; one brother: Olindo Parenti of Bristol; seven grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday (July 13, 2016) at 10 AM at St. Anthony Church, 111 School Street, Bristol.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.  There are no calling hours.  The family offers a special thank you to the staff at The Pines at Bristol for their kind care of Elda.  Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, is in care of arrangements.  Please visit Elda’s memorial web-site at www.FUNKFUNERALHOME.comobituary