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Stephen Pronechen

May 23, 2019
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Stephen Pronechen, age 71, of Trumbull, husband of Natalie Jankura Pronechen, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019.Mr. Pronechen was a graduate of Fairfield Prep and Sacred Heart University.
He had retired from Derby High School where he had taught English for 32 years. Steve had a great interest in cars. He and his wife drove cross country in his 1932 Roadster and traveled to 46 states. Steve was also an avid golfer and bowler. He threw seven 300 games bowling. He established the first bowling team at Trumbull High School and won the championship that same year. Being a devoted father, he coached Little League for his sons’ teams. His family spent many years on the baseball fields. Steve had a great sense of humor and always had a joke to tell. The joy of his life was playing with his grandchildren. Pops loved taking them outside and going on trips to Costco. He will be dearly missed.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Stephen Pronechen Jr. (Brittany Fabrizio), Michael J. Pronechen and Matthew Pronechen; two grandchildren, Jackson and Phoenix; and one brother, Joseph Pronechen and his wife, Mary. He was predeceased by his parents, Pauline and Stephen.
Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 8:30 am at the Pistey Funeral Home, 2155 Main Street, Stratford and at 9:30 am at St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., Trumbull with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment at St. John Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4 to 8 pm. Please visit to express condolences online.

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4:00 PM 5/28/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/28/2019 8:00:00 PM
Pistey Funeral Home

2155 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

Pistey Funeral Home
2155 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




9:30 AM 5/29/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:15 AM 5/29/2019 10:15:00 AM
St. Theresa Church

5301 Main Street
Trumbull, CT 06611

St. Theresa Church
5301 Main Street Trumbull 06611 CT
United States

Cemetery Details


St. John Cemetery Final Resting Place

2610 Nichols Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614

2610 Nichols Avenue Stratford 06614 CT
United States

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