Frances K. Pliska
Frances K. Pliska
  • May 30, 1936 - August 6, 2017
  • Danbury, Connecticut

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Frances K. Pliska, 81, of Danbury passed away on Sunday August 6th, 2017 in Danbury surrounded by family.

Fran was born in Bridgeport, CT to the parents of Frank and Helen Kaminski on May 30th, 1936. She is a graduate of Danbury High School. Fran worked as an Executive Secretary at Ethan Allen and as a floor receptionist at Yale New Haven Hospital. Fran also worked as a receptionist for Weight Watchers for many years until 2015.

Fran is preceded in death by her parents and her beloved canine companions Samantha and Minnie.

Fran is survived by her daughter Karen and her husband Al Currier of Bethel, her Brother Frank Kaminski and his wife Kathleen of Danbury, and her sister Marion Best of San Diego, CA. She was proud of her grandchildren, Nicholas Cabral and his wife Amanda of Newtown, Allen Currier and his fiancé Meghan Albohn of Brookfield, and Amanda Currier and her companion Richard Ames of Old Lyme. She adored her nieces Lisa DiCandido of New Milford, Diane Knapp of Montrose, PA, and Susan Kaminski of Danbury.

Fran treasured her friendship with Debbie and Jack Sweet of New Milford. She was grateful for the friendship of her neighbors Linda and Marty Kochanov, Doug Lake, and Janet Smith.

Fran preferred her wake and funeral to be private.

As an animal lover Fran would prefer donations in her memory to be made to the Danbury or New Milford Animal Welfare Society.