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William Fredrick Zembruski

September 28, 1948 ~ October 18, 2021 (age 73)

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NAUGATUCK- William Fredrick Zembruski, 73 of Naugatuck, died peacefully Monday, October 18th, 2021 at Waterbury Hospital.

William was born in Waterbury September 28th, 1948, son of the late Felix and Jane (Cieslak) Zembruski. 

He was a firm believer in quality of life over quantity. He retired from Naugatuck Fire Department in 1984 which allowed him to pursue his passions of surf fishing,his Harley Davidson and traveling across the country several times. He was a member of the Naugatuck Elks Club and the Rhode Island Mobil Sportfishermen.


He leaves his son and daughter in law Philip and Kristie Zembruski of Naugatuck; daughter Cheryl Hamilton of Texas ;  daughter and son in law Lisa and Scott Patchett and daughter Deanna Norbury, all of Arizona; his sister Cynthia Beck and her husband Ronald  of Pennsylvania and his significant other Lucille Voland; former Spouses Christine Boucher, Janice Zembruski. 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.


ARRANGEMENTS -A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday October 22nd, 2021 at 11:00 A.M at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Naugatuck. Friends are asked to meet directly at church. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Naugatuck..To send an online condolence please visit

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Mass of Christian Burial
October 22, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Church
318 Church Street
Naugatuck, CT 06770

Burial to follow
October 22, 2021

St. James Cemetery
Cross Street
Naugatuck, CT 06770

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