WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Karol Korytkowski, 33, of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Ansonia, died Friday, November 22, 2019.
Mr. Korytkowski was born October 23, 1986 in Poland, the beloved son of Waldemar and Teresa Jolanta Rybinska Korytkowski of Ansonia. A 2005 graduate of Emmett O’Brien Technical High School, he worked for the Lamar Outdoor Advertising Company as an installation operations specialist.
As a youth, Karol enjoyed all sports and participated in Ansonia Little League Baseball and Pop Warner Football. He was an excellent cook, a skill he refined while working many years at the Italian Pavilion of Derby.
Karol was a lover of all animals, especially his canine companion, “Goldie,” and will be long remembered for his generosity, his outgoing and friendly personality and for his focus on being family oriented.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Magdalena (Eric Breininger) Korytkowski of Naugatuck, and a brother, Spc. Tomasz Korytkowski, U.S. Army Airborne, of Italy; his paternal grandmother, Marianna Korytkowski of Seymour, and many aunts, uncles and cousins in the U.S. and Poland.
He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Witold Korytkowski, and his maternal grandparents, Heronim and Wiktoria Rybinski.
Funeral services will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday, November 30, from Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia, to a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, 32 Jewett St., Ansonia. Interment will follow in St. Michael Cemetery, Derby. Family and friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, November 29.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Church, Ansonia.
Online condolences may be made at www.wakeleememorial.com.