Nancy (Mrowka) Pietraszuk 74 of New Haven passed away at home on February 23, 2018. She was born August 27, 1943 in New Haven to Joseph and Edna (Hessinger) Mrowka. Nancy is survived by her mother, Edna, loving husband of 40 years, John Pietraszuk, son, Darryl Mrowka (Lynn) of East Haven, daughter, Tammy Cardoza (Anthony) of Wallingford and seven grandchildren; Colby Foster, Cassidy Mrowka, Zac Mrowka, Taylor Mrowka, Ashley Mrowka, Briana Cardoza and Kyle Cardoza. She is also survived by siblings, Richard Mrowka (Shirley) of N.Madison, Robert Mrowka (Marie), Jackie Dioses (Vincent) of S.C. and Jill Mrowka of New Haven along with numerous nieces/nephews. Nancy is preceded in death by her father and infant grandson, Chance Mrowka. Nancy attended St. Stanislaus Parochial School, graduated from Wilbur Cross and retired from the Dept. of Social Services after 35 years. She enjoyed reading Agatha Christy books, watching Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune, going to the movies and the casino, and scenic car rides along the shoreline and Cape Cod. She volunteered at Sacred Heart Parochial and St. Stanislaus Parochial Schools. One of her best memories was taking a trip to Alaska with her husband John and hitting it “big” at the casino.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 7 PM on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home (Clancy Funeral Home), 43 Kirkham Ave., East Haven. Her funeral procession will leave the Clancy-Palumbo Funeral on Friday, March 2 at 9:30 AM for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 9 Eld Street, New Haven with Committal to follow at All Saints Cemetery in North Haven.