Jane  Mucha
Jane Mucha

September 9, 1925 - April 11, 2019
Born in Glojsce, Poland
Resided in East Haven, Connectciut
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Jane Kurzawa Mucha, 93, of East Haven passed away peacefully April 11, 2019 at Masonicare. She was the wife of the late Walter J. Mucha. Jane was born in Glojsce Poland, September 9, 1925, daughter of the late Jozef and Katarzyna Usar Kurzawa. She had worked for A.C. Gilbert, Sperry Bond Meats, Winchester Repeating Arms Company and finally retiring from Yale New Haven Hospital. During WWII, she had witnessed her parents’ shooting by the Germans and was shuffled at a very young age between German camps to cook for the troops during the war. Jane was an avid parishioner of St. Stanislaus Church and aided in many Parish picnics with preparations in making pierogi and stuffed cabbage. Just before Christmas, she would take orders from the YNHH doctors, nurses and others for her pierogi, making up to three hundred dozen. Some people called her “The Pierogi Queen”. Mother of Joseph Mucha and his wife Trish, John Mucha and his wife Maria and the late Edward Mucha. Jane is also survived by her daughter-in-law Barbara Mucha, 9 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and was predeceased by her granddaughter Kimberly.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Monday morning at 10 in St. Stanislaus Church. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Stanislaus Church, 9 Eld Street, New Haven, CT 06511.




St. Stanislaus Church
9 Eld Street
New Haven, CT United States 06511
Monday, April 15, 2019
10:00 AM
All Saints Cemetery
700 Middletown Avenue
North Haven, CT 06473
Monday, April 15, 2019
11:00 AM


St. Stanislaus Church
9 Eld Street
New Haven, CT 06511