BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Laszlo Erdei, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, March 26 in Connecticut Hospice. He was 73.
He was the son of the late Sandor and Maria Erdei. He was born July 11, 1942, in Teglas, Hungary. He came to the United States in 1973 and settled in Bridgeport. He worked in the maintenance department of the Harvey Hubbell Company for more than 20 years prior to his retirement. He enjoyed fishing at St. Mary's by the Sea. He also was an avid gardener and cook, always making traditional Hungarian specialties.
He is survived by his daughter, Andrea; his son-in-law; his grandson, Thomas; his sister, Julia; and many nieces and nephews in Hungary. He will be missed by his friend of 40 years, Chuck, as well as many friends and neighbors.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers, Sandor and Miklos; and three sisters, Margit, Maria and Erszbet.
Friends may visit from 10-11 a.m. Friday in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, Fairfield Center, with a prayer service to follow, officiated by the Rev. Doctor Alexander Havadtoy. His entombment will take place in Mountain Grove Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach, Branford, CT 06405.
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