Obituaries

Ann Manoian
B: 1925-04-10
D: 2019-11-07
View Details
Manoian, Ann
Wilhelm Schon
B: 1962-09-18
D: 2019-11-06
View Details
Schon, Wilhelm
Michael Connolly
B: 1939-04-20
D: 2019-11-02
View Details
Connolly, Michael
Maria Paul
B: 1931-07-03
D: 2019-11-01
View Details
Paul, Maria
Anna Johnston
B: 1927-06-08
D: 2019-11-01
View Details
Johnston, Anna
Normand Therrien
B: 1953-12-17
D: 2019-10-31
View Details
Therrien, Normand
Joan Flannery
D: 2019-10-29
View Details
Flannery, Joan
Winona Cavanaugh
B: 1939-12-26
D: 2019-10-28
View Details
Cavanaugh, Winona
Shirley Alderman
B: 1925-02-16
D: 2019-10-28
View Details
Alderman, Shirley
Geraldine Shea
B: 1929-08-19
D: 2019-10-24
View Details
Shea, Geraldine
Robert Cumpstone
B: 1945-12-05
D: 2019-10-22
View Details
Cumpstone, Robert
Suzanne Hanson
B: 1950-09-12
D: 2019-10-18
View Details
Hanson, Suzanne
Douglas Hodlin
B: 1925-12-20
D: 2019-10-17
View Details
Hodlin, Douglas
Beverly Byrne
B: 1930-05-07
D: 2019-09-30
View Details
Byrne, Beverly
Margaret Davoren
B: 1927-12-09
D: 2019-09-29
View Details
Davoren, Margaret
Susan Cope
B: 1949-09-10
D: 2019-09-26
View Details
Cope, Susan
Joseph Hendron
B: 1930-03-04
D: 2019-09-24
View Details
Hendron, Joseph
Mary DePasquale
B: 1947-08-03
D: 2019-09-23
View Details
DePasquale, Mary
Andrew O'Keefe
B: 1931-10-23
D: 2019-09-22
View Details
O'Keefe, Andrew
Daniel Mielczarek
B: 1953-05-18
D: 2019-09-18
View Details
Mielczarek, Daniel
Stephen Wroniak
B: 1952-12-14
D: 2019-09-16
View Details
Wroniak, Stephen

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
34 Beaver Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone: 860-563-9999
Fax: 860-721-6850
Nancy Rurka

Nancy A. Rurka (Wojcieszek)

Friday, August 13th, 1943 - Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Nancy Rurka, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Nancy Rurka with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Nancy A. (Wojcieszek) Rurka, 76, wife of the late William I. Rurka, peacefully passed away after a long illness on August 24, 2019, with her loving family by her side. Born in Hartford on August 13, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Jessie (Misiaszek) Wojcieszek. Nancy grew up in East Hartford, graduating from East Hartford High School in 1961. She later settled in Glastonbury, and was a loving wife and mother who dedicated her life to her family. Nancy loved cooking, dancing, laughing and spending time with her family and friends.
Nancy will forever be remembered by her son Derek Rurka, his wife Jessica and their children, Jackson and Quinn, of East Hampton, and her devoted daughter Alicia (Rurka) Yip, her husband Ted and their children, Jason, Sydney and Hannah of Glastonbury. Nancy is also survived by her brother Stephen Wojcieszek and his wife Elaine of Palm Beach Gardens, FL, her brother-in-law James Rurka and his wife Sophie of Southington, and her nieces and nephew, Kimberly Wojcieszek, Michael Wojcieszek and Linda (Rurka) Dooley.
The family would like to extend their deepest thanks to the staff at Manchester Manor (West and North Wings) for their compassion and care over the past 15 years, as well as the staff and hospice team at Hartford Hospital.
A Mass of Christian Burial celebrating Nancy’s life will be held Friday August 30, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Saint Paul Church of the Community of SS. Isadore and Maria, 2577 Main Street Glastonbury. Burial will be in Saint Ann Cemetery, 289 Arch Road, Avon, CT 06001. There will be no calling hours. To extend condolences, or for further information, please visit Farleysullivan.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. The Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home Glastonbury has care of the arrangements.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, August 30th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, August 30th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    SS Isadore & Maria Parish- St. Paul Church
    Address
    2577 Main St
    Glastonbury, CT 06033
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Joseph Moonnanappallil
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Ann Cemetery
    Address
    289 Arch Street
    Avon, CT 06001
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Nancy here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
With Love, Linda sent flowers to the family of Nancy A. Rurka (Wojcieszek).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
WL

With Love, Linda

Posted at 09:52pm
To my loving godmother: I will forever miss you and never forget you.
Flower Image

With Love, Linda purchased flowers for the family of Nancy Rurka. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album