Robert Chizmazia

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, June 29, 2018
Lesko & Polke Funeral Home
1209 Post Road
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States


10:00 am
Saturday, June 30, 2018
Holy Family Church
700 Old Stratfield Road
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

Final Resting Place

Lawncroft Cemetery
1740 Black Rock Turnpike
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

Obituary of Robert "Bobby" Chizmazia

Robert "Bobby" Chizmazia, Jr., age 24, of Fairfield, passed away on June 24, 2018 in Bridgeport Hospital.

Bobby's memory will be lovingly embraced by family and friends including his father, Robert Chizmazia, Sr., and  Heidi Mendes, of Westfield, MA; his sister, Casey Chizmazia; his younger brother, Jack LaFontaine; uncles, Glen Chizmazia, of Milford, and Jack Chizmazia, of NH. He was predeceased by his mother, Ann Tallon Chizmazia; both grandmothers, Jean Chizmazia and Nancy Tallon; one uncle, Francis Tallon.

Growing up in Fairfield, Bobby attended Holy Family Elementary School and Fairfield High School, where he made many friends. After graduating, he worked for Harry Thommen Welding Company. Bobby loved playing hockey from his early youth through high school. He enjoyed attending New York Rangers games with his dad. He also played football for high school. He had his mom's love for animals and was always helping stray dogs get homes. Bobby cherished spending time with his two loves, Valerie Gilbert, and his dog Timmy. He had a great love for music, and attended many concerts and festivals. Bobby will forever be remembered for his warm and loving personality.

Calling hours will be held on Friday from 4 to 8 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 AM in Holy Family Church, 700 Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield with interment to follow in Lawncroft Cemetery.

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