Stella A. (Czupryna) Cristina

July 1, 1930 - October 21, 2018
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Stella A. (Czupryna) Cristina, 88, of Ludlow, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 21, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.  Born in Springfield on July 1, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Anna (Lewek) Czupryna.  Stella was a graduate of the former Springfield Technical High School.  A longtime Ludlow resident, she was a devout communicant of St. Elizabeth’s Parish and a member of the Ludlow Senior Center.  She enjoyed sewing and the years she and her husband Louie spent in Florida.

Stella is survived by her beloved husband of over 65 years Louie Cristina of Ludlow; four sons Dennis Cristina (Mary Jo) of Federal Way, WA; Jeffrey Cristina (Linda) of Belchertown; Wayne Cristina (Karen) of Ellington, CT and Brian Cristina of Ludlow.  She also leaves 10 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren

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Visitation Information

Visiting hours for Stella will be Monday, October 29, 2018 from 9:30-11:00 AM at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home, 64 Sewall St., Ludlow MA

Service Information

A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Stella will be celebrated Monday, October 29, 2018  at 11:30 AM in St. Elizabeth’s Parish, Hubbard St., Ludlow, MA. Burial will follow at the Mass. Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Agawam, MA.

Donation Information

Donations in Stella’s memory may be made to the Ludlow Senior Center Building Fund, 39 Chestnut St. Ludlow, MA 01056.


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Born: July 1, 1930
Died: October 21, 2018

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The staff of Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home.


Aunt Peggy posted on 10/29/18

Dear Ali Our love and prayers on learning of the death of your grandmother. Love, Aunt Peggy and Uncle Johnny.


Frank and Patti Krzanik posted on 10/26/18

We are truly sorry to hear this news. Stella was a beautiful, loving person. She will be sadly missed by all of us, that had the pleasure of knowing her. With sincere sympathy.


Susan (Mastalerz) Lesniak posted on 10/26/18

I am so sorry. Wishing you strength, peace, and comfort in this difficult time.