Stanley J. Backiel, Jr.

  • Died: April 6, 2018
  • Location: New Britain, Connecticut

Burritt Hill Funeral Home

332 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT 06053

Tel. (860) 229-9021

Tribute & Message From The Family

Beloved Cousin and Friend

Stanley J. Backiel, Jr., 60, of New Britain, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in New Britain, son of the late Stanley and Rose (Marcati) Backiel, he was a lifelong New Britain resident and a very active member of Sacred Heart Church. At church, Stanley served as a Eucharistic minister and a member of their Holy Name Society. He was also a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus. He was a long time employee of the federal government and retired from the Social Security Administration 10 years ago. Stan spent the last seven years as a bus driver at New Britain Transportation where he met many wonderful people and children as well. He was also very involved in Central CT State University Basketball program. He leaves two uncles, an aunt, several cousins, extended family and friends. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Saturday, April 14th, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Burritt Hill Funeral Home, 332 Burritt St., New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, New Britain. He will be laid to rest in Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Britain. Memorial donations may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 158 Broad St., New Britain, CT 06053. To share a memory, please visit us at