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Edward W. Bendziunas

Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 8 Dec 2010 (aged 82)
Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 62718582 · View Source
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WATERBURY — Mr. Edward W. Bendziunas, 82, of Ponham Street, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, hours after being admitted to Abbott Terrace Health Care. He was the longtime companion of the late Virginia Lariviere.

Ed was born in Waterbury on May 25, 1928, son of the late Joseph and Anna (Snipas) Bendziunas. He graduated from St. Joseph Grammar School and Leavenworth High School. He worked as a chemist for Lea Manufacturing of Waterbury for 30 years, retiring in 1990. He was a lifelong member of the Waterbury Elks Lodge 265. He was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Church.

Ed is survived by a niece, Kathy Allen of Oak Hill, Calif.; Virginia's five brothers, George Lariviere and Raymond Lariviere, both of Waterbury, Vincent Lariviere and his wife, Peggy, of Riverside, Calif., Earl Lariviere of Medina, Ohio, and Robert Lariviere and his wife, Mary Ann, of Marco Island, Fla.; and many of Virginia's nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Bruno and Frank Bendziunas, and a sister, Josephine Tanner.

The extended family would like to thank the staff of Waterbury Hospital's Emergency Room and Pomeroy 5 for the care, comfort and compassion shown to Ed during his week long stay.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Blessed Sacrament School, 386 Robinwood Road, Waterbury 06708.

Arrangements: Funeral will be held 9 a.m. Friday from Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, to Blessed Sacrament Church for a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Calling hour will be held 8 to 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: Michael Ryley Bradbury
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62718582
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