Maria  Iskra
Maria Iskra

July 1, 1929 - November 1, 2018
Born in Poland
Resided in East Haven, Connecticut
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Maria Franciszka Piekut Iskra, of East Haven, formerly of New Haven, passed away peacefully November 1, 2018 at Apple Rehab Laurel Woods. She was the wife of the late Joseph Iskra. Maria was born in Poland, July 1, 1929, a daughter of the late Rozalia Piekut. During her time in Poland, Maria worked as a teacher and held various administrative positions. After coming to America she worked in several local factories. Maria cherished spending time with her family. She loved to knit, cook Polish foods, animals and watching wrestling and boxing.
Mother of Helena Novak, Janusz “John” (Julia) Iskra, Wieslaw (Jagoda) Iskra, Anna Iskra and Adam (Teresa) Iskra. Grandmother of Pawel, Alina, Andrew, Christopher, Alicia Mary, Wesley, Monika, Grzegorz, Adam and Sebastian. Great grandmother of Caleb, Isabella, Mitchel, Lydia, Henry, Leo, Connor Joseph, Luke Paul, Cora Arabella and Teagan Amelia. She was predeceased by her son-in-law Joseph Novak. Maria’s family would like extend their gratitude to the Doctors and staff at Apple Rehab Laurel Woods for the compassion and care shown to her, especially Mary Cash, Roberta, Judy, Jessica and Joy.
Visiting hours will be Sunday evening from 4-7pm in the Lupinski Funeral Home, Inc. 821 State Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Stanislaus Church Monday morning at 10. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111.




Lupinski Funeral Home, Inc.
821 State Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Sunday, November 4, 2018
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
St. Stanislaus Church
9 Eld Street
New Haven, CT United States 06511
Monday, November 5, 2018
10:00 AM
St.Bernard Cemetery
Ella Grasso Blvd.
New Haven, CT 06511
Monday, November 5, 2018
11:00 AM


Connecticut Humane Society
701 Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111