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Zbigniew Chojnowski

August 5, 1960 ~ March 24, 2022 (age 61)


Zbigniew Chojnowski, 61, passed away at his home in Kearny, NJ surrounded by his family on Thursday, March 24, 2022.

The funeral will be from the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ on Monday, March 28 at 10:00 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Harrison, NJ at 11:00 a.m. Cremation will follow at East Ridgelawn Crematory, Clifton, NJ. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with the family at the funeral home on Sunday, March 27 from 1 to 5 p.m.

Born in Legnica, Poland, Zbigniew immigrated to the United States in 1988 and lived in Brooklyn, NY. He has lived in Kearny since 1994.

He served in the Polish Army for two years.

Mr. Chojnowski worked in the General Maintenance Dept. for the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey at Newark Airport for the last 14 years.  He was a member of Local 68 Operating Engineers.

He is survived by his wife, Cecylia (Kurek) Chojnowski, two sons, Kevin Chojnowski and his wife, Patrycja and David Chojnowski, his mother, Regina (nee Makowska) Chojnowski,  two sisters, Jadwiga Jonsson and Krystyna Marcinkiewicz. He also leaves two grandsons, Daniel and Brian Chojnowski

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March 27, 2022

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home
585 Belgrove Drive
Kearny, NJ 07032

Funeral Mass
March 28, 2022

11:00 AM
Our Lady of Czestochowa
237 Jersey street
Harrison, NJ 07029

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