Stephen Francis Wierbicki Jr.

February 18, 2019February 21, 2019

Stephen Francis Wierbicki, JR., born February 18, 2019, the infant son of Stephen F. and Dawn M. (Grocki) Wierbicki, of East Hartford, passed away peacefully in his parent’s arms on February 21, 2019. Even though he was only here for three days, the love we shared, will be forever treasured by his entire family. Dawn and Stephen are grateful that GOD granted them the privilege of being his parents. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his maternal grandparents John A. Sr. and Linda (Tucker) Grocki, of Norwich, his uncles John A Grocki, Jr. and Daniel Owens, both of Norwich, his great aunt Anne E. Wierbicka of New Britain and numerous cousins. He was predeceased by his paternal grandparents Simon F. and Marie E. (Vaillancourt) Wierbicki. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be Saturday March 2, 2019 at 10AM at St. Isaac Jogues Church, 1 Community St. East Hartford, followed by committal services at the Sacred Heart Cemetery Chapel, Burritt St., New Britain. An hour of visitation will precede the service from 8:30AM-9:30AM at the Newkirk & Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Avenue, East Hartford, CT 06108. For more information or to leave an online condolence, please visit In lieu of flowers, because of their loving and tender care, please make memorial contributions to: Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation, 282 Washington St., Hartford, CT 06106


  • of Stephen F. and Dawn M. (Grocki) Wierbicki, Parents
  • grandparents John A. Sr. and Linda (Tucker) Grocki, Grandparents
  • John A Grocki, Jr. and Daniel Owens, Uncles
  • Anne E. Wierbicka, Great Aunt
  • Simon F. and Marie E. (Vaillancourt) Wierbicki, Grandparents


  • Visitation in Chapel Saturday, March 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 2, 2019

Stephen Francis Wierbicki Jr.

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Don & Judy keller

March 7, 2019

We want to express our deep sympathy for your loss.

Don & Judy Keller

Brian Festa

February 27, 2019

Steve, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for both of you at this difficult time.

Kathy Sledge

February 27, 2019

Steve, my heartfelt condolences to you and Dawn. Words simply cannot convey the amount of care and sympathy I have for you at this time. Please know that I am praying for you that you find peace and comfort in knowing that your precious child in safely in HIS hands.

God Bless

Beth Owens

February 27, 2019

Please know that my heart goes out to you, Dawn and Steve. Know that Y'all are in my prayers.
What a precious little boy you had and is now a beautiful angel with God.
I am so so sorry for your loss.