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Frank Rakoczy

June 20, 1927 ~ February 11, 2019 (age 91)

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Frank Rakoczy, age 91, of Milford, beloved husband of the late Vera H. (Dressing) Rakoczy, entered peaceful rest on February 11, 2019.

He was born on June 20, 1927 in Fairfield and was the son of the late Alex and Elizabeth Harkai Rakoczy. Mr. Rakoczy was a firefighter for Sikorsky Aircraft for many years before his retirement. He was a proud US Navy veteran and a former Grand Knight with the Knights of Columbus in Milford.


Mr. Rakoczy is survived by his devoted daughters, Kathleen Bodge of Milford and Frances Rakoczy of Bridgeport, granddaughter, Heather Lovely (Heath) of Gorham, ME, threegreat grandchildren, Lila, Lily and Luke Lovely, sister-in-law, Florence Stoeber and several nieces and nephews.


Family and friends may call Saturday, February 16 from 9:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the GREGORY F. DOYLE FUNERAL HOME, 291 BRIDGEPORT AVENUE, MILFORD. Mass of Christian Burial immediately following at Saint Ann Church (St. Raphael Parish). Interment for family members. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114 or Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 310909, Newington 06131.  To share a memory, please go to


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February 16, 2019

9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home
291 Bridgeport Ave
Milford, CT 06460

Funeral Mass
February 16, 2019

10:00 AM
Saint Ann Church (Saint Raphael Parish)
501 Naugatuck Avenue
Milford, Conneticut 06460

Private Interment


Shriners Hospitals for Children
2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa FL 33607

The Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust

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