Theresa E. Baske, 91, of New Milford, CT. passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016, at home. She was the wife of the late Joseph F. Baske who passed away February 17, 2001.
Mrs. Baske was born in Stratford, CT, June 23, 1925, daughter of the late Stephen and Helen Piskura Pujda.
A resident of New Milford since 1946, she was a bookkeeper for twenty years at the New Milford Foundry. She was a member of St. Francis Church Ladies Guild and the Red Hat Society of Our Lady of the Lakes.
Mrs. Baske is survived by a son, Charles Baske and wife Patricia of Cape Coral, FL., two daughters, Donna Baske of Milford, CT and Joan Gibbons and husband Lee of New Milford, CT; grandchildren, Michael Baske and wife Lori, Stacy Barrett and husband Trevor, and Matthew Gibbons; great grandchildren, Paul and Jules Baske and Peyton and Weston Barrett; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother Steven Pujda.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Lakes Church, New Milford, CT. A Spring Burial will take place at St. Francis Cemetery, New Milford, CT.
Contributions in her memory to the Danny Straub Community Outreach, 40 Main Street, New Milford, CT. 06776