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“My fondest memories of Stella are those where she and Agnes would invite us into their homes and talk about their growing up. They would start off...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Heather Ross-Boyd - Columbia, SC

“Fair winds and following Sea's rest in peace. ”
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“My sympathy goes out to the family during your time of grief. May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this difficult time. Psalms...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Aunt Stella loved life family and friends she will always be in our hearts may she Rest In Peace ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Gerry and Dolores Stopa - Stuart, FL

“To Bobbie and the Lee family, our thoughts and prayers are with you for the loss of your dear mother.You will forever keep the many fond memories of...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: John & Dorlyn McGee - Cape Coral, FL

“My most sincere Condolences to the entire Stopa family. Stella always made every family gathering a joy-filled event. She took great pride in her...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Heather Ross-Boyd - Columbia, SC

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“We will miss you so much!Love Robin,Bob,Bobby and Joeyoxoxo ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Robin Reardon - Ansonia, CT

“Grandma we will miss you so much!<br />Love Robin,Bob, Bobby and Joey oxoxo ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Robin Reardon - Ansonia, CT

Stella Stopa Lee, age 96, of Fairfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 11, 2017. Stella was born in Bridgeport, January 27, 1921, daughter of the late John and Julia Micha Stopa and was a Bridgeport resident for most of her life before moving to Fairfield. She had worked for the Wiretex Co. of Fairfield for over 35 years until her retirement. Stella was an avid reader, enjoying one book a day, she liked walking along the beach and especially loved the times that she spent with her family. She is survived by her sons, Robert Lee of Trumbull and Frank ( Butch ) Lee and his wife Kathleen of Easton, a sister Agnes Graceski of Fairfield, her devoted and loving granddaughter Dawn Costello as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, a great-great grandson, Anthony as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers Frank, Joseph and Louis Stopa. Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM directly at Holy Family Church, Stratfield Rd., Fairfield with burial to follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital. Arrangements in the care of the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home. To sign an online register or to get travel directions, please visit