Mary C. Tercyak
Mary C. Tercyak

July 25, 1926 - June 23, 2018
Born in New Haven
Resided in North Branford, Connecticut
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Mary C. “Marcia” Sawicki Grabowski Tercyak, 91, of North Branford peacefully passed away at Yale New Haven Hospital June 23, 2018 after a brief illness. Wife of the late Stanley J. Tercyak. Daughter of the late Jozef and Magdalena Boczkaja Sawicki, born July 25, 1926. Prior to her retirement, Mary worked at Siracco Screen Print, Edward Malley Co. and A. C. Gilbert Co. Mary was the recording secretary for the Ladies Social Club at St. Stanislaus Church, member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post Unit #89 of East Haven and #162 of New Haven which she was Chaplin. She was a volunteer for the 1995 World Game Special Olympics and the Veterans Administration Medical Center in West Haven. Mary was a member of Ridge Rd Seniors, Jolly Time Seniors, and Silver Sneakers at In Shape Gym. She is survived by her devoted daughter Karen Grabowski Hecht (David) of Wallingford, loving grandchildren Amy Grabowski Ruggerio (Talia), Allison Hecht Gresko (Brian), Brittany Hecht, Jennifer Grabowski Ferguson (Taylor), and Alex Grabowski (Heather); great grandsons Adam Soltis and Jack Gresko; step son Gary Tercyak and daughter-in-law Donis Grabowski of North Carolina. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her first husband Alex S. Grabowski, beloved son Richard J. Grabowski, brothers Joseph, Theodore, Edward, and Alfred Sawicki; sisters Wanda Greco, Olga Balzano and Matilda Sawicki. Mary loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them and loved watching her favorite basketball teams.
Visiting hours will be THURSDAY morning from 9:00-10:30am in the LUPINSKI FUNERAL HOME, INC. 821 State Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Stanislaus Church at 11am. Burial will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Stanislaus Church 9 Eld Street, New Haven, CT 06511.




Lupinski Funeral Home, Inc.
821 State Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Thursday, June 28, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Stanislaus Church
9 Eld Street
New Haven, CT United States 06511
Thursday, June 28, 2018
11:00 AM
St. Lawrence Cemetery
280 Derby Avenue
West Haven, CT 06516
Thursday, June 28, 2018
12:00 PM


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