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Raymond  Gruzas

Raymond Joseph Gruzas

Tuesday, September 26th, 1939 - Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Obituary

THE CASEY FAMILY IS HONORED TO BE ASSISTING AND CARING FOR THE FAMILY OF RAYMOND J GRUZAS


WATERBURY CT – Raymond Joseph Gruzas, age 79 of Bethany, formerly of Waterbury, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 1, 2019 surrounded by the love and comfort of his family. He was the husband of Christine (Brickett) Gruzas.

Raymond was born on September 26, 1939 in Waterbury CT, the son of the late Thomas J. Sr. and Harriet (Vidutis) Gruzas. He was educated in local schools and was a dedicated employee of CT Die Cutting Services for over 50 years where he retired as Plant Manager. Raymond was an avid member of the ConneticKITERS kite club and loved bringing amazement to all those who saw him launch his massive kites. He enjoyed computers, playing cards, driving his Buick, and his signature Mudslide drinks. Most important to Raymond was his wife and family, to whom he was completely dedicated to. He will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to know and love him.

Besides his wife, Christine, Raymond leaves his children; Shelley Corey, Linda Gruzas and Theresa Torres and her husband, Fernando all of Waterbury, his son, Scott Gruzas and his wife, Rebecca of East Lyme and daughter, Sara Gruzas of Bethany. He also leaves his sister, Dolores Stack of Waterbury, 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mr. Gruzas will be held on Friday, February 8, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Casey’s Eastside Memorial Funeral Home 1987 East Main St @ Southmayd Rd Waterbury. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery, Waterbury. Relatives and friends may visit with Raymond’s family on Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 5:00 till 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. For additional information or to extend online expressions of sympathy to the family, kindly visit the funeral home website at: www.eastsidememorial.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 7th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, February 7th, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Casey's Eastside Memorial Funeral Home
    Address
    1987 East Main St @ Southmayd Rd
    WATERBURY, CT 06705
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  • Service

    Friday, February 8th, 2019 | 10:30am
    When
    Friday, February 8th, 2019 10:30am
    Location
    Casey's Eastside Memorial Funeral Home
    Address
    1987 East Main St @ Southmayd Rd
    WATERBURY, CT 06705
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Deacon Chuck Colella
  • Interment

    Location
    All Saints Cemetery
    Address
    203 Spring Lake Rd
    Waterbury, CT 06706
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Williams Family

Posted at 10:24pm
Condolences to the Gruzas family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says God, "heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds." May God bring you comfort and peace.
JC

jean m cordon

Posted at 11:41am
so very sorry for the loss of uncle ray.we were very blessed to get to know him and be part of his family. we will always remember and cherish the great memories that we shared. Love and miss you uncle ray.All of our thoughts and prayers go out to you chris and family. Love jean,tom,alyssa,mike,jason and mistycordon
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Dr Filchak and Staff

Posted at 09:24am
We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
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Maria M Silva

Posted at 11:10pm
Dear Chris & Family, my Condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Maria (Madalena) Silva,
Palm Coast, Fl.
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Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 07:10pm
Although our hearts are broken, we will always feel joy and laughter whenever we think of the great times we had together. Love Rob and kids
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