Thompson, CT./Webster, MA. - Robert S. Marshalkowski Sr., age 84, died Friday, June 3, 2016 at his home in Thompson.
He leaves his wife of 64 years, Genevieve (Ostrowski) Marshalkowski of Thompson/Webster; a son, with whom he lived, Robert S. Marshalkowski Jr. and his wife, Pamela of Thompson; one brother, Donald Marszalkowski of Webster; one grandson, Benjamin Marshalkowski and his wife Cecilia of Thompson; one great-grandson, Leo Marshalkowski of Thompson. He was predeceased by a daughter, Maryann Marshalkowski and by a brother, John Marszalkowsi of Webster.
He was born in Peterborough, NH, son of the late Stanley and Stella (Zurowski) Marszalkowsi and lived in Webster most of his life. He retired from the U.S. Post Office. He was a U.S. Navy veteran having served in the Korean War. Bob was a member of the National Letter Carriers and of the American Legion, VFW and PAV. He was the Chaplain for the Webster-Dudley Veteran's Council., he was well known for his personalization in the presentation of military honors for his fellow veterans. He enjoyed playing golf and loved the New England Patriots.
The funeral will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, with military honors, from the Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School Street, Webster, with a Mass at 10:00 am in Saint Joseph Basilica, Whitcomb Street, Webster. Burial will be in Saint Joseph Garden of Peace Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home are Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Webster-Dudley Veterans Council, Veterans Way, Webster, MA 01570. A memorial guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com.