M. Loretta (Winski) Rogacz, 84, of Worcester died on Saturday April 7, 2018 with family by her side in UMASS Memorial Medical Center, 55 Lake Ave North.
Loretta leaves her loving husband of 63 years, Stanley C. Rogacz, her children, Paul A. Rogacz and his wife Michele of Sterling; Karen A. Duffy and her husband John of West Chazy, N.Y., Charles E. Rogacz and his wife Theresa of Worcester and Raymond F. Rogacz and his wife Maria of Worcester; eleven grandchildren, Michael, Nicole, Charles, Jr., Eric, Christopher, Timothy, Jennifer, Laura, Venus, Jennifer and Brian, thirteen great-grandchildren, two nephews, John and Stephen Pajka and their families. Loretta was predeceased by an infant son Christopher Rogacz and by two sisters, Theresa Pajka and Irene Winski. She was born in Worcester a daughter of the late Bronislaw and Teofila (Orlowski) Winski and has lived here all of her life.
Mrs. Rogacz was a bookkeeper for many years with Crotty, Kleinknecht & Ojerholm, CPA’s and retired several years ago. Loretta attended St. Mary’s Schools and graduated from St. Mary’s High School. She then attended a Business Comptometer School. Mrs. Rogacz was a faithful member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Church. Loretta liked to play golf and to travel. She enjoyed knitting, gardening and going on walks and most of all Loretta loved Jesus and spending time with her family.
The funeral will be held on Thursday April 12, 2018 from HENRY-DIRSA FUNERAL HOME, 33 Ward Street, with a Mass at 10:30 A.M. in Our Lady of Czestochowa Church. 34 Ward Street. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery. Calling hours in the funeral home are Wednesday April 11, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M.