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Leo C Domijan

March 30, 1920 - July 7, 2013
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Leo Chester Domijan Leo passed away peacefully after a short illness on July 7, 2013 at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center under the care of Hospice. He was born one of six children to Stanley and Mary Domijan in New Britain, Connecticut. He met and married his wife of 71 years, Helen Bernacki in New Britain, Connecticut where they raised three children. Leo was a World War II Army Air Corp Veteran. He served with the 50th Air Service Group in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of operations. He was a charter member of the VFW in Farmington, CT. Leo graduated from Teachers College in New Britain and received a Master's Degree from The...
Leo Chester Domijan

Leo passed away peacefully after a short illness on July 7, 2013 at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center under the care of Hospice. He was born one of six children to Stanley and Mary Domijan in New Britain, Connecticut. He met and married his wife of 71 years, Helen Bernacki in New Britain, Connecticut where they raised three children.

Leo was a World War II Army Air Corp Veteran. He served with the 50th Air Service Group in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of operations. He was a charter member of the VFW in Farmington, CT.

Leo graduated from Teachers College in New Britain and received a Master's Degree from The University of Connecticut. Leo taught math and was Athletic Director at Pulaski and New Britain High School. Leo also taught calculus and statistics at Central Connecticut State University.

Leo was a member of the Sacred Heart Church in New Britain and St. Paul's in Kensington before moving to Palm Beach Gardens, FL where he became a parishioner at St. Ignatius Loyola.

Leo is survived by: Daughter Dorothea, Son-in-Law Louis Tribuiani; Grandchildren Michael Tribuiani and wife Kimberly; Robert Tribuiani and wife Rinku; Mark Tribuiani, David Domijan and Tara Domijan; Great Grandchildren Isabella Tribuiani, Emma Tribuiani, Matthew Tribuiani, and Benjamin Tribuani. Also survived by Daughter-in-Law Nancy Brindle, Brother Mickey Domijan, his Sister Claire and husband Stanley Nurzyk, Sister-in-Law Sally Domijan, numerous nieces, nephews, friends and a large extended family,

Leo was preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Helen Bernacki, Daughter Barbara Lemanski and Son David Domijan; Brothers Henry, Al, and Harry Domijan.

Leo will be missed for his World War II stories and his attention to his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A Mass to celebrate Leo's life will be held at St. Paul's Church in Kensington, Connecticut on Monday, July 15th at 10 am. A military burial will be held at Sacred Heart Cemetery in New Britain, CT.

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