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Chester Kruczynski
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Chester P.
1930 - 2019
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Obituary for Chester P. Kruczynski

Chester P.  Kruczynski
Chester P. Kruczynski, 88, of Shrewsbury, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Camella (Maenzo) Kruczynski; his son Robert; his son-in-law Peter Zekos; grandchildren Tom Zekos, Elena Berthiaume and her husband Mike, Nicholas Zekos; and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his daughter Janet Zekos; four brothers and three sisters.

Chester was born in Worcester, MA, son of the late Stanislaw and Alexandra (Lewonczyk) Kruczynski. He graduated from St. Mary’s High School where he excelled in basketball and was known for his wit and sense of humor. He went on to serve in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Navarro and is an honorable veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He then began his career in public safety, serving on the Shrewsbury Fire Department then the Police Department where he retired as sergeant.

Chester dedicated much of his life to caring for his family and grandchildren. He was an enthusiastic supporter of the New England Sports teams, especially the Celtics and Red Sox.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with his family on Monday, January 7 from 9:30-10:30 AM at BRITTON-SHREWSBURY FUNERAL HOME, 648 Main Street, Shrewsbury. A Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 AM at St. Anne’s Church, 130 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Anne’s Human Services, 130 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA 01545.
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