Obituary: Josephine Podgurski


Josephine M. Podgurski, a lifelong resident of Greenwich, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, Feb. 9. She was 90 years old.

Josephine had been a longterm care resident of the Greenwich Woods Health Care Center for the past year. Through her adult life, Josephine was a homemaker and mother to eight children. Joseph, her husband of 57 years, predeceased her in 2015.

Josephine is survived by her eight children, Terry Podgurski, of Greenwich; Linda Podgurski, of New Haven; Paulette Gregoire, of Norwalk; Jack Podgurski, of Stamford; Chrissie Podgurski, of New Britain; Mary Silva, of Stamford; Carolyn Podgurski, of Stamford; and David Podgurski, of Chicago, Ill.

Calling hours are Thursday, Feb. 13 from 9 to 10 a.m., at Leo P. Gallagher Funeral Home in Greenwich. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held immediately following at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rye Brook, NY.

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