Published in The Providence
Journal on January 6, 2013
HRABCSAK, EDWARD P.,
61, of Warwick, died Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Kent Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of Doreen L. (Kopyscinski) Hrabcsak.
Born in Danbury, CT, he was the son of Dolores (Griswold) Hrabcsak of
Warwick and the late Edward Hrabcsak. Mr. Hrabcsak was a sales representative
in the furniture sales industry. He was a graduate of Bishop Hendricken
High School, class of '69 and the University of Notre Dame, class of '73.
After graduating from college, he played with the Red Sox Farm Team in
Elmira, NY as a Pitcher. He served as President of the Pontiac Village
Association. His humor and compassion will be missed by all.
Besides his wife and mother, he leaves his three loving children: Evan
P. Hrabcsak of Warwick, Dana A. Hrabcsak and her fiancé Craig D.
Sroka (E.P.P.D.), and Kristen L. Hrabcsak of Warwick. Cherished brother
of Patricia Florenz and her husband Roland of East Greenwich and Linda
Muto and her husband Michael of North Kingstown. He also leaves several
nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:30 am from The
Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave., Route 5, Warwick (Exit
12A off I-95) with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in St. Catherine
of Siena Church, 3252 Post Rd., Warwick. Burial will follow in All Saints
Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home on
Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to Children's Wish Group of RI,
2346 Post Rd., Suite 102, Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated.