October 13, 1941 ~ November 13, 2020
Born in: New Haven, CT
Resided in: Hamden, CT
Sigmund Stanley “Porky” Rakiec, Jr., age 79, passed away on Friday, November 13, 2020 at Arden House in Hamden, Connecticut. He was born on October 13, 1941 in New Haven, Connecticut, a son of the late Sigmund S. Rakiec, Sr. and Rose M. (Gallo) Rakiec. Sigmund was initiated into the Iron Workers Local #424 on October 1, 1972. He was a proud member of the Iron Workers Local for 31 years and held the title of Journeyman. In 2003 after retirement, Sigmund held the title of Honorary Member in Good Standing. Sigmund was predeceased by his former wife, Janet A. De Nicola, and son Marc E. De Nicola. He is survived by their children, Kimberly C. Kaar, Robin Rakiec-Jones, and Stanley “Stan” J. De Nicola. Sigmund is also survived by his former wife, Cynthia A. Polinsky, and their son Sigmund Rakiec, a daughter, Susanne Allen, and his sister, Lorraine (Rakiec) Weston.
Sigmund will be interred in Saint Lawrence Cemetery in West Haven, Connecticut. Funeral Service will be private. Arrangements are in care of BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden.