The Life of Cecile Statkevich
Cecile Marie Statkevich, age 85, beloved wife of John Statkevich of Shelton, entered into eternal rest on April 20, 2017 at Griffin Hospital. Born in Waterbury on December 31, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Rebecca (Archambault) Lavoie. Mrs. Statkevich was a homemaker and worked in the production departments at Rasbach Photo and Nitsuko America Companies of Shelton, until the time of her retirement. A longtime resident of Shelton, she was a devout member of St. Margaret Mary Church. Together with her husband, she enjoyed traveling the world although her passion and love were her family and grandchildren. In addition to her husband of 55 years, she is survived by her three devoted sons, Paul (Anita) Statkevich of NJ, Joseph (Lisa) Statkevich of Southington, and Peter (Kimberly) Statkevich of Shelton; cherished grandchildren, Andrew and Amanda Statkevich of NJ, Alexander and Stephen Statkevich of Southington, and Peter, Emily and Brooke Statkevich of Shelton; a brother, Raymond Lavoie of Southington; and a sister, Claire Macdonald of Waterbury; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by eight brothers and sisters. Funeral services will take place on Monday, April 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM from the Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 10:00 AM in St. Margaret Mary Church, 50 Donovan Lane, Shelton. Interment will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday, April 23, 2017, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.wakeleememorial.com.