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 George J Petrovick

George J Petrovick

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Death 10 Feb 2016 (aged 94–95)
Burial Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 179162773 · View Source
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George J. Petrovick, age 94, of Shelton, formerly of Bridgeport, died on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at Bishop Wicke Health Care Center in Shelton. He was the husband of the late Anne Moyher Petrovick.George was born in Bridgeport and was a graduate of Harding High School. He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran. George retired from Sikorsky Aircraft where he had been employed for 33 years.He was an accomplished basketball player and had played semi-professional basketball for the Bridgeport Newfields team. George's quick and agile moves on the court earned him his nickname, "The Cat". He was also an avid golfer and enjoyed playing at Fairchild Wheeler where he won many club championships. Active in the Greater Bridgeport area sports scene throughout his life, George was an active member of the Bridgeport Athletic Association where he had served as past president and received various honors. In recent years, he enjoyed new friendships at the Shelton Senior Center.Survivors include two beloved daughters, Cheryl Sevick and her husband, Douglas, of Maryland and Laurie Rocheleau of Shelton; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, several nieces nephews. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by two sisters, Sophie Guman and Mary Novak; four brothers, Michael, Edward, Frank and Albert Petrovick; and his second wife, Jean Mosher.Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 9:00 am at the Pistey Funeral Home, 2155 Main Street, Stratford and at 10:00 am at St. Margaret Mary Church, Shelton with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment with military honors at St. John Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may call on Monday from 4 to 8 pm. Please visit www.pisteyfuneralhome.com to view photos, video and send condolences.Published in Connecticut Post from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, 2016


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  • Created by: Gracie Ann Matisyn
  • Added: 9 May 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 179162773
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George J Petrovick (1921–10 Feb 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 179162773, citing Saint John the Baptist Greek Catholic Cemetery, Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Gracie Ann Matisyn (contributor 48576343) .