Stefania Pokora

Stefania Pokora (Morawsky)

Monday, February 25th, 1929 - Friday, April 10th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Stefania Pokora, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Stefania Pokora

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Stefania's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Stefania's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


After a long illness, Stefania Pokora (nee Morawsky), passed away peacefully at the Glastonbury Health Care Center on Friday April 10, 2020. She was 91 years old. Stefania was born on February 25, 1929 in the village of Nosiv, Western Ukraine, where she spent her childhood. The end of World War II found Stefania and her family in a Displaced Persons Camp in Bavaria Germany. She met and married her husband Stefan in Erlangen, while still in Germany. In 1950, they were sponsored for immigration to the United States and set off to New York City to start a new life.
From 1952 to 1985 they lived in Passaic and later Clifton, New Jersey. While in New Jersey, Stefania was a member of St. Nicholas Church in Passaic, and an active member of the Ukrainian National Women’s League Association. She was employed at Botany Mills and later at Apex Electronics Company.
In 1985, her husband retired, and they decided to move to Glastonbury, CT to be closer to some of their grandchildren. During this time, she was a parishioner at St. Michael the Archangel Church in Hartford, and an active member of the Seniors Club associated with the Church. As the years made travel more difficult, she joined the parish of St. John the Baptist in Glastonbury, CT. She enjoyed embroidery, reading, and cooking for her family.
Stefania was predeceased by her husband Stefan, and siblings Danylo, Levko, Teofil, and Maria. She is survived by her sons Bohdan (with wife Anna), and Alexander (with wife Vera), grandchildren Roman, Andrew (with wife Vera), and Mark (with wife Jana), and great grandchildren Lucas, Sofie and Leon. A private service was held, and Stefania was interred on April 15, 2020 at St. Michaels’ Cemetery in Glastonbury, CT.

The Family wishes to express our gratitude to the staff of the Glastonbury Health Care Center for taking such good care of Stefania over the past five years.

Donations in her memory may be made to her parish church:
St. John the Baptist Church
26 New London Turnpike
Glastonbury, CT 06033
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Stefania

Service Details

  • Service

    St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church
    26 New London Turnpike
    06033, CT 06033
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Fr. Cyril Manolev
  • Interment

    St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Cemetery
    New London Turnpike
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Stefania here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Stefania Pokora (Morawsky) by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

John Bodnar

Posted at 11:00am
I was most impressed of how humble she was. On two seperate occasions I noticed how far she walked on Main St. ,in Glastonbury an she said it was because they had a bench to rest on,in the centter of town.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: