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Jennie M. (Sochon) Dziezynski

August 1, 1931 ~ November 16, 2022 (age 91)
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Waterbury - Jennie (Sochon) Dziezynski, age 91, widow of Arthur J. Dziezynski, passed away on November 16, 2022 at St. Mary’s Hospital.


Born in Torrington, CT, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Stella (Szymanski) Sochon.  Jennie was a longtime Waterbury resident, a communicant of St. Michael’s Church, and former member of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in Waterbury until its closing.  She was an avid UCONN Basketball fan, enjoyed sitting on her porch watching all that went on in her backyard, and loved more than anything spending time with her family. She was kind to everyone she met and always put others before herself.


She is survived by her five sons, David (Lynne), Robert, James (Celine), John (Karyn), and Thomas (Kim) Dziezynski; her three daughters, Karen (Bob) Lockwood, Joanne Dziezynski, and Kristine (Mark) Smolkis; her eleven grandchildren; her two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Jennie was predeceased by her brother, William Sochon, and her sister, Theresa Farkas.


Calling hours will be held on Monday November 21, 2022 from 5-7 p.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street, Naugatuck.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday November 22, 2022 at 10 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church, 62 St. Michael’s Drive, Waterbury.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.  To send an on-line condolence, please visit

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November 21, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Naugatuck Valley Memorial - Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home
240 North Main Street
Naugatuck, CT 06770

Mass of Christian Burial
November 22, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Michael's RC Church
62 St. Michael's Dr.
Waterbury, CT 06704

Burial to follow
November 22, 2022

Calvary Cemetery
2324 East Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06705

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Jennie M. Dziezynski

August 1, 1931-November 16, 2022

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