Obituary: Robert J. Vrabel, 78, of Stratford

Robert J. Vrabel, 78, of Stratford, worked for more than 30 years at Westinghouse, and retired from E.S. I., husband of Patricia Thomas Vrabel, died May 28, in Connecticut Hospice, Branford.

Born in Bridgeport to the late John and Mary (Sarnik) Vrabel.

Besides his wife, survivors include children, Dawn Goodrich and her husband, Jerry of Milford, Scott Vrabel and his wife Kathy of Stratford, Dan Vrabel and his significant other Cherie Herbette of Shelton, and Cindy Vrabel of Stratford, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, a sister, Florence Jordhamo, and a niece.

Services: Wednesday, June 1, 10:30 a.m., Adzima Funeral Home, 50 Paradise Green Place, Stratford. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Stratford. Visiting hours: Tuesday, 4-7 p.m.

Memorial contributions: St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.