|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1929|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2007|
January 23, 1929 - December 11, 2007
OXFORD – Henry E. Antkowiak was born January 23, 1929 in Oxford, Massachusetts, the son of Jozef Antkowiak and Valeryia (nee Taflinska). He died at age 78, Dec 11, 2007 at at St, Vincent Hospital in Worcester, a resident of Federal Hill Road, Oxford, Mass. He was survived by his wife of 53 years, Gloria L. (deVillers). She was born 1929 in Worcester, MA, the daughter of Ernest Albert and Alphonsine M. DeVillers.
* Joseph H. Antkowiak of Oxford, husbnad of Norma * Bernard M. Antkowiak, husband of Donna LeBlanc of Sutton, MA
* Marie L. Antkowiak, wife of David Steelman of Westerly, RI
* John S. Antkowiakm husband of Jennifer of Oxford
* Mrs Jane K. "Hedwig" Kwiatkowski born Oct 23, 1913 in Worcester, Mass., died at age 99, Friday, March 8, 2013 at home in Westborough, Mass.; buried in St. Luke Cemetery, Westborough, MA. Her husband John F. Kwiatkowski born Nov 8, 1914, died at age 87, Feb 2, 2002 in Worcester, Mass.
* Mrs Adeline Ann (Steven) Bek of East Douglas, MA born 1924 in Mass. She married in 1945 in Douglas, Mass.
* Alexander B. Antkowiak born June 3, 1919 in Mass., died Aug 15, 2006 of Tonawanda, Erie Co, NY; his wife of 60 years, Florence G. ( nee Golonka)
* Mrs Helen O. Winkiewicz born 1912 in Mass., died before 2006
* Mrs Elizabeth M. Kusy died April 8, 1915 in MA, died Sept 2, 1993 of North Oxford, MA
* Mrs Wanda Statia Stankus born Jan 31, 1917 in Mass., died May 11, 2003 of North Grafton, MA at age 86; married Joseph Stankus in 1941 in Oxford, Mass.
HENRY'S PARENTS: Joseph Antkowiak born Nov 23, 1887 in Poland, died Oct 1966 in Oxford, MA. Waleryia /Waleryja R. /Vrola Antkowiak born July 17, 1890 in Poland, died July 1976 in Worcester, Mass.
GLORIA'S PARENTS: Ernest Albert Devillers born Nov 4, 1890 in Oxford, Mass. died in Boylston, April 4, 1974
Henry lived in Oxford all his life and was a dairy farmer on Federal Hill Road. He graduated from Oxford High School in Oxford in 1947 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Central New England College of Technology in Worcester, MA. He was a US Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
Henry was a project manager at the US Army R.D. & E. Center in Natick for 36 years, retiring in 1994. He was a member and usher at St. Roch's Church in Oxford and a member of the Cemetery Committee for St. Roch's Cemetery.
Henry's funeral Mass was Saturday, December 15, 2007 at St. Roch's Church, 332 Main St., Oxford, MA. Military burial followed at St. Roch's Cemetery, Oxford, attended by the Oxford Memorial Honor Guard.
Sources: Social Security Death Index; Census Records; Massachusetts Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes; WWI & WWII Draft Registration Cards; etc.
Saint Rochs Cemetery
Created by: Mary K. Ward
Record added: May 21, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 130133219
Honoring the memory of a US Air Force veteran of the Korean War|
Mary K. Ward
Added: May. 21, 2014