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May 20, 1921 ~ February 25, 2019 (age 97)
Obituary & Services
Mrs. Viola Drongoski, age 97, of Coconut Creek, Florida died on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 1:10am following a brief illness.
Viola was born on May 20, 1921 in Mocanaqua, Pennsylvania. A daughter to the late Stanley and Catherine Lewicki Bratosz. Viola and her late husband, John who preceded her in death on November 9, 2008 had made a home in South Florida for the last 25 years. Over the course of that time, they became active members of the Polish community here and were part of the charter members of Our Lady of Czestochowa Catholic Church in Pompano Beach, Florida.
Viola’s memory will forever be cherished by her 2 sons, Richard “Jersey Polka Ritchie” Drongoski of Coconut Creek and Ronald “Ronnie” Drongoski of Beach Lake, PA; daughter, Bernice Larkin, of Coral Springs, Florida; 4 grandchildren, Robert “Bob” Larkin, Nadine Larkin, Traci Drongoski and Thomas Drongoski; 4 great-grandchildren, Jaquelyn Larkin, Daniel Larkin, Christian Drongoski, Jason Drongoski; a host of cousins and friends from all over the world.
Visitation will be held on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 3:30-8:00pm at Our Lady of Czestochowa Annex, 2400 NE 12th Street, Pompano Beach, Florida 33062 where a prayer vigil will take place at 7:30pm lead by Deacon John Wielga. A Catholic Funeral Liturgy will be said by Fr Stanislaw Rakiej SChr “Father Stan” on Saturday at 11:00am at Our Lady of Czestochowa Catholic Church. Following the mass family and friends will process to Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery where Viola will be entombed next to her husband John.
Life Celebrations is honored to have assisted the family in planning Viola’s final accommodations being held under the direction of McWhite’s.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LifeCelebrationsFL.com