Cecilia T. Dombrowski, (nee Modzelewski), Age 86 of Monroe Township passed away on February 12, 2021. Beloved Wife of the late Felix W. Devoted Mother of Kathleen (Herbert Graham) and the late Cynthia A. Cherished Grandmother of Cynthia Graham. Dear Aunt of several nieces and nephew.
Cecilia was born in Cliffside Park on November 12, 1934 to the late Walter and Jeanine Modzelewski. She was a graduate of Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing and received her master’s degree in Public Health from William Patterson College. Cecilia worked as a Public Health Nurse at the New Jersey Division of Medical Assistance, Department of Human Services and served as a member of the Bergen County Commission on the Status of Woman for many years. She was a resident of Cliffside Park, Hasbrouck Heights, where she raised her family, Plainsboro and Lakewood. Cecilia was a founding member of Queenship of Mary Church in Plainsboro, NJ.
Cecilia was devoted to her family. She loved traveling, spending time with her friends and family.
Visiting and Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 20, 2021. Viewing from 10:00am to 10:25am; Funeral Mass to immediately follow at 10:30am at Queenship of Mary Church, 16 Dey Road, Plainsboro, NJ. Interment to follow on Monday, February 22nd at 1pm at St. Agnes Cemetery, Branford, CT 06405
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to Deborah Heart and Lung Center, 200 Trenton Road, Browns Mills, New Jersey 08015; DeborahFoundation.org.