Lillian Poklemba Sopek, 86, of Fairfield, the wife of the late Frank Sopek, died on Dec. 20, 2010.

She was a lifelong Fairfield resident.

Survivors include her sons, Paul and Frank Sopek of Fairfield; her daughter, Linda Conelius and her husband, Thomas, of Bridgeport; her grandchildren, Jeffrey Conelius and wife, Allison, Bryan Conelius and wife, Jaclyn, Rebecca Sopek and David Fassel; her great-grandsons, Matthew and Benjamin Conelius; a sister, Martha Noga of Fairfield, and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a daughter, Valerie Fassel; her brothers, Stephen, Frank, Geza, Sam, Albert, Rudolph and John Poklemba; and her sisters, Wilma Poklemba and Stefania Nemeth.

Calling hours will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 29, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. To sign an online register, visit