SOUTHBRIDGE Bernard J. Lorkiewicz, 66, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 14th.
If you were fortunate enough for God to put Bernie in your path, you were treated patiently and respectfully by a man of his word.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 41 years, Shirley, and his precious daughter, Carrie and her husband Michael; his brother, George Lorkiewicz; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, many nieces, nephews and friends. He was welcomed into Heaven by his parents, Stan and Veronica (Tadla) Lorkiewicz; his parents-in-law, Ed and Emily Szydlik, and favorite aunt and uncle, Vicky and Biagio Puccilli. Bernie devoted his time and talents at engineering positions at the American Optical Co. in Southbridge and for the Town of Sturbridge.
His funeral Mass will be held...