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“Sorry to hear of Mary,s passing ,sincerely , The Bromley Family , formally of Fairfield. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Priscilla Bromley of Monroe

“My condolences to Mrs. Ecsedy's family. I remember her bountiful vegetable and flower garden, her ability to recognize and identify a wide variety of...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Patricia Strayer

“We will miss Mary's grace and hospitality that live in her children and grandchildren. Peace to Mary and her family. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mike and Lynn Ecsedy

“We are all thankful for the life of Mary Ecsedy and the values she passed to her family. Maybe her garden grow forever in your memories. Maybe she...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Kathleen Rosewater Cunningham

“David and family, I have so many fond memories of growing up on Sawyer Road with you and Francine. Our parents provided us with so many fun...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Lea Castonguay Chapple - Trumbull, CT

“Aunt mary im so glad i stopped over to visit you last month. While i was at your home so many fond memories bought me back to remembering that most...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Cindy Ecsedy - Bridgeport, CT

“I remember Mary as the voice of the Bridgeport Post classified ads. She was always pleasant to talk to and so efficient in her job. What a nice...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: John Hennessey - Bridgeport, CT

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Mary, we are grateful to have known you and Frank and your children and grandchildren. Grace and peace to you and your family. Mike and Lynn Ecsedy ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: A friend


Mary Ecsedy of Fairfield passed away on November 18, 2016. She was born on August 1, 1921 to Joseph and Frances (Zak) Tichy. She was the widow of Frank R. Ecsedy to whom she was married for 59 years. She was a resident of Sawyer Road, Fairfield for the past 66 years. Mary was the outstanding student in her junior high class (a tradition continued by daughter Francine and granddaughter Rhiannon!). Mary graduated from Shelton High School, class of 1939. She worked in the advertising department at the Bridgeport (Connecticut) Post for many years under Raymond Flicker and John Pfriem. Mary was also renown for growing blueberries and tomatoes in her garden. She is survived by her son David and his wife Claire of Needham, MA; her son-in-law Thomas Cunningham; her four beloved grandchildren Emily Cunningham, Allison Serfass, Rhiannon Bradshaw, and Tobias Ecsedy; two great-grandchildren; her sister Frances Turecek; and her brothers Joseph Tichy and Vincent Tichy. Besides her husband she was predeceased by her daughter Francine and her brothers Emil and Jerry. Calling hours will be held from 9:00-10:30 AM on Saturday November 26, 2016 in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on November 26, 2016 at Holy Family Church, Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield. Burial will follow in Lawncroft Cemetry. To order flowers online, for travel directions, or to sign her guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com