William Konderwicz 84 of Ludlow, MA died Wednesday morning July 2, 2008 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Enfield, MA June 26, 1924 son of the late Jacob and Helen (Turko) Konderwicz. He was one of the last to be born in the former Town of Enfield prior to the construction of the Quabbin Reservoir. A graduate of Ludlow High School class of 1942, Bill proudly served his country during World War II as a member of the United States Coast Guard, receiving 5 honorable campaign medals He then worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a state police trooper; he retired as a Sergeant with 20 years of service, and had been assigned to Troops B & C. Bill later worked for Allstate Insurance as a claims adjuster. A communicant of Christ the King Church, he was a member of the Polish American Veteran’s Club of Wilbraham and a member of the Massachusetts Retired State Troopers Association. He is survived by his wife of 59 years Jane B. (Borowiec) Konderwicz. His children, William Konderwicz of Ashland, NH Michael Konderwicz and his wife Ida of Ludlow, MA Patricia Ranck and her husband Dale of Apopka, FL and Karen Talbot and her husband Richard of Ludlow, MA Cherished grandfather of Jennifer Athey, Matthew Ranck, Michael Konderwicz, Nicole Konderwicz, Ryan Talbot and Steven Talbot. Brother of Mary Thonrton of NY and Rose Jaciow of Ludlow, MA Sadly he was pre-deceased by sisters Anne Migacy, and Catherine Cornett. He is also survived by many extended family members and friends. Bills family would also like to thank his devoted care givers, Maria, Ella and Sophie their help care and concern for Bill will never be forgotten.
Independently Owned and Operated Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home “Care for the Community Since 1932”
Funeral services celebrating Bill’s life will be Monday July 7, 2008 at 9 am from the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home 64 Sewall St. Ludlow followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial in Christ the King Church at 10 AM. Rites of committal with Military and State Police Honors will follow in Island Pond Cemetery.