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Mildred (Pietrycha) Blaschinski

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“Blaschinski FamilySorry to hear of the passing of your mother. She lived a full and prosperous life. May she rest in peace.Leo and Shelly...Read More »
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“Dear Nancy and Family,It was with sadness that we read of your mother's recent passing, and we want to send our condolences on your great loss. ...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Gladys and Bob Dunn - CT

“It seems like yesterday that Mildred welcomed us to Fernbrook and became a caring friend as well as a good neighbor. She always had a warm greeting,...Read More »
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“Nancy and Dennis--Always a lovely lady, kind and friendly. My mother enjoyed being her neighbor and my son and his family were blessed to know her,...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Lynne Hunt - Bloomfield, CT

“Dear Dennis and Nancy - We are so sad to hear of Mildred's passing. She's in God's hands now, and will live forever in your hearts and memories....Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Annino - Killingworth, CT

“Dennis- We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Lauren and Jeff Schuman ”
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“My condolences to all the family, sorry I couldn't be there.May god give you strength in this time of sorrow. ...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Jim Dannaher - East Hartford, CT

“The Ladies Auxiliary, Polish Legion of American Veterans, Chapter 51 extends deepest sympathy to Mildred's family. She was a Life Time Member member...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: annie zebzda - WETHERSFIELD, CT

“The Polish Legion of American Veterans, Chapter 51, sends deepest sympathy to the family of Mildred. She was a Life Time Member and truly devoted to...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Annie Zebzda - WETHERSFIELD, CT

“Nancy and Family, I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. I know how close you were to her and I am hoping that beautiful memories of...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Ellen Cercone - Colchester, CT

“My sincere condolences to all. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Faith Mckeown - Newington, CT

“As you mourn this loss, may the God of love and comfort guard your hearts and grant you peace. ”
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“Dennis and Family,So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you.Sue MurrayCT State Department of Public Health ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Murray - Hartford, CT

“Dennis, Nancy & Family,I was saddened to learn about the passing of your mother. We have all known each other all of our lives and grew up together...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Dan & Tamara Quartin - Newington, CT

“Dennis, Nancy & Family,I was saddened to learn about the passing of your mother. We have all known each other all of our lives and grew up together...Read More »
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Mildred Blaschinski, 93, of West Hartford, widow of Edward Blaschinski, died Monday, July 18, 2016. Born in Hartford, one of nine children of the late John and Anna (Pracon) Pietrycha, she was raised in East Hartford and graduated from East Hartford High School, Class of 1941. Mildred and Edward married in 1943 and made their home in West Hartford. In addition to raising a family, she worked alongside her husband at his accounting firm in Hartford until his death in 2009. Mildred was active in the Polish American community. She was a longtime active member of Ss. Cyrils and Methodius Church in Hartford, where she was member of the Ladies Guild and served in numerous capacities with the church and school. She was a shareholder of the Polish National Home and served as a Financial Secretary and member of the Board of Directors. Mildred was a also a member of the Polish Junior League of Connecticut, where she served as co-chair of the 1959 Bal Minuet, and served on the General Pulaski Memorial Committee, participating in the dedication ceremonies on July 3, 1976. She loved to cook and was renowned for her carrot cake and zucchini bread baked from scratch. Mildred leaves her daughter, Nancy Blaschinski; son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Ellen Blaschinski; three grandchildren, Eddie, Charlie and Theo; and many nieces and nephews. Besides Edward, her husband of over 65 years, Mildred was also predeceased by her eight brothers and sisters, Julius, Stella, Mary, Fred, John, Gladys, Peter and Mike. The family wishes to expresses their gratitude to the staff at Brookdale of West Hartford for their dedicated support.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2016 at the Church of Saint Timothy, 1116 North Main Street, West Hartford. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford. Calling hours will be Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m. at the Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home, 136 South Main Street, West Hartford. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West Hartford Officers Police Association, 103 Raymond Road, West Hartford, CT 06107. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.taylorandmodeen.com.