Walter Moskwa, 93, beloved husband of 69 years to Maria (Ruszala) Moskwa, entered into Eternal Rest on Thursday, July 25, 2019. He was born in Zaborow, Poland on April 3, 1926, the youngest of 9 children of the late Jakob and Maria (Maslak) Moskwa. He was a talented tailor and musician and played the organ in the church choir. Walter emigrated to the United States in 1962 to make a better life for his family. He was an extremely hardworking man who dedicated his life to providing a good home and future for his children. Walter had a long career at Dexter Manufacturing in Windsor Locks. Outside of work he enjoyed gardening and was a communicant of St Robert Bellarmine Church.
In addition to his loving wife Maria, Walter is survived by his son, Joseph Moskwa and his wife Rita of Windsor Locks; his daughter-in-law Ellen Moskwa; his grandchildren, Alicia and her husband Ted Perrault, Peter Moskwa and his wife Jennifer, Christopher Moskwa and his wife Alexandria, Nicholas Moskwa and his wife Stephanie, and Angela and her husband Walter Malec; and 10 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his 8 siblings and his son, Charles Anthony Moskwa.
Walter's family will receive relatives and friends on Monday, July 29, 2019 from 5 to 7 pm at the Windsor Locks Funeral Home, 441 Spring St., Windsor Locks. A procession will gather on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 9:00 am for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 am St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 52 South Elm St., Windsor Locks. Burial will follow in St. Mary's cemetery. Donations in Walter's memory may be made to to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For online condolences, please visit www.windsorlocksfuneralhome.com