Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Domenica Minnie Zyskowski

A photograph of Domenica  Minnie Zyskowski

Born: Derby
Lived: Shelton

Domenica “Minnie” Zyskowski, age 86, of Shelton entered into rest On Sunday, August 6, 2017 at home with her loving family by her side. She was the devoted wife of the late Richard Zyskowski. Mrs. Zyskowski was born in Derby, on January 12, 1931, daughter of the late Pasquale and Anna (DeIuliis) DeMelis and was a Shelton resident since 1953. She was a seamstress. Mrs. Zyskowski loved St. Margaret Mary Church, praying the rosary, and watching the daily mass on television. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family. Mrs. Zyskowski is the beloved mother of Richard Zyskowski and his wife Marie, Robert Zyskowski and his wife Lisa, and Cheryl Chiaro and her husband Vincent, and loving grandmother of, Michael Zyskowski and Brianna Chiaro. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Zyskowski is predeceased by two brothers, Anthony and Enrico DeMelis. Friends may call on Wednesday from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd., Shelton. On Thursday, her funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 10:15 a.m. for her Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Margaret Mary Church. Her burial will follow at Mt. St. Peter Cemetery. Her family requests that memorial contributions may be made to St. Margaret Mary Church, 50 Donovan Lane, Shelton CT 06484. Friends may leave condolences at www.riverviewfh.com.