Janina Szyjko, 81, died Friday August 24, 2018 at Hartford Hospital. Born in Poland on January 5, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Franciszka (Mocarski) Szyjko.
Mrs. Szyjko attended schools in Poland and taught Elementary Schools. She had resided in Meriden for the past thirty four years and was a parishioner of St. Stanislaus Church. Janina loved gardening and reading.
She is survived by two sons, Andzej Marczak and his wife Teresa and Dariusz Marczak, two grandchildren, Alana and Ryan, a sister Irena Kochanowicz, two nephews, Slawomir and Zdzislaw, and a sister, Zofia and a brother, Antoni both of Poland.
The funeral will be held on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 9:15 from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden and at 10:00 am at St. Stanislaus Church for a Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, August 27th from 5 to 8 p.m.