Henry Fran­cis Jemioto

Connecticut Post - - OBITUARIES/NEWS -

Henry Fran­cis Jemioto, age 83, of An­so­nia en­tered into rest on Tues­day June 12, 2018 in Grif­fin Hospi­tal with his lov­ing fam­ily by his side. He is the de­voted hus­band of 55 years to San­dra Ellen (Flood) Jemioto. Henry was born in Derby on De­cem­ber 31, 1934, son of the late Joseph and Emma (Mikos) Jemioto and was a res­i­dent of An­so­nia for 53 years. Henry started his career 35 years ago teach­ing His­tory and Science at Bradley School and Derby Mid­dle School in Derby. In 1970, he was hon­ored to re­ceive the CT Teacher of the Year award. He later be­came the prin­ci­pal of Irv­ing School in Derby, a po­si­tion he held for 25 years un­til his re­tire­ment. He was ded­i­cated to ed­u­ca­tion and teach­ing, which was preva­lent by his in­volve­ment with the Derby Adult Ed­u­ca­tion pro­gram for 40 years; run­ning the Sum­mer School and Driver’s Ed­u­ca­tion Pro­grams for the Derby School Sys­tem. In ad­di­tion, af­ter re­tire­ment he spent many years tu­tor­ing home­bound stu­dents. He was a re­cip­i­ent of the Spirit of St. Mary-St. Michael Award in 2011. Henry’s faith was also very im­por­tant to him. He was an ac­tive mem­ber of St. Michael Church. Dur­ing this time he was a Eucharis­tic Min­is­ter, who proudly served many fu­ner­als, as well as helped at the an­nual Fun Fest pic­nics. He was an avid golfer, en­joyed trips to the casino and es­pe­cially loved spend­ing time with his grand­chil­dren. He is the beloved fa­ther of Sandie Satkowski and her hus­band Paul and Ellen DeMag­istris and her hus­band Al­fonso, lov­ing grand­fa­ther of Allyson and An­drew Satkowski and Anna DeMag­istris. He is also sur­vived by sev­eral nieces and neph­ews. He was pre­de­ceased by two brothers Joseph Jemioto, Sr. and Ed­ward Jemioto.

Friends may call on Fri­day, June 15, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Ed­ward F. Adz­ima Fu­neral Home, 253 Eliz­a­beth St. Derby. His fu­neral pro­ces­sion will leave the fu­neral home on Satur­day June 16, at 9:30 a.m. for a Mass of Chris­tian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Michael Church, Derby. Burial will fol­low in St. Michael Ceme­tery, Derby. Me­mo­rial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to St. Michael Church 75 Derby Ave. Derby, CT 06418. On­line con­do­lences may be left at www.adz­i­mafh.com

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