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Julia (Waranowicz) Dayner

January 28, 1920 ~ October 15, 2018 (age 98)
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Naugatuck-Julia (Waranowicz) Dayner, age 98, widow of John Joseph Dayner, passed away at her home on Monday October 15, 2018.


She was born in Union City, CT on January 28, 1920, daughter of the late Thaddeus and Amelia (Ostapiec) Waranowicz.  A lifelong resident of Naugatuck, she was a graduate of Naugatuck High School class of 1937.  Julia retired from Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan, and had also worked as secretary at the Footwear Division of Uniroyal and Peter Paul Company.  She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church and was a member of the Naugatuck Women’s Club and Friendship Club, as well as a member of the Catholic Council of Women.  Julia was also a member of the Children of Mary at St. Hedwig Church for many years.


She is survived by her son, John Edward Dayner and his spouse Judith of Fripp Island, South Carolina; her daughters, Patricia Dayner of Naugatuck, Judith Dayner and her spouse Deborah of South Glastonbury and Kathleen Edmondson and her spouse Charles of Watertown; her five grandchildren, Jeremy Dayner, M.D. of Pennington, NJ, Jennifer Crotty, M.D. of Winterville, NC, Zachary Dayner and Olivia Dayner, both of South Glastonbury, and Megan Edmondson of Watertown; and her four great grandchildren., Bradley Dayner and Kate Dayner, both of Pennington, NJ, Samantha Crotty and Madeline Crotty, both of Winterville, NC.  Julia was predeceased by her infant daughter Caroline.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday October 20, 2018 at 12 p.m. at St. Hedwig Church, 32 Golden Hill Street, Naugatuck.  Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery.  To send an on-line condolence, please visit  The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street, Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.  In lieu of flowers,  memorial contributions can be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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