Engineer was a lifelong Wakefield resident

Published in the June 17, 2015 edition

Obit-Kuklinski-webWAKEFIELD — Ernest F. Kuklinski, 90, of Wakefield died Tuesday, June 16, in Stoneham.
He was born in Melrose on June 16, 1925 and was the son of the late Victor and Mary (Milanowska) Kuklinski.
Mr. Kuklinski was a lifelong Wakefield resident and graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1943, and Northeastern University, Class of 1952. He was a retired engineer for the EG&G Company. He was a member of St. Florence Church and a daily communicant there.
He was also an avid gardener and devoted grandfather.
Mr. Kuklinski was the beloved husband of the late Ann (Kerrigan) Kuklinski. He was the loving father of Carolyn Morrill of Wakefield, Jean Wagner and husband Michael of Windsor, Conn. and Alice Jagtiani and husband Ajay of Clifton, Va. He was the grandfather of Matthew and Christopher Morrill, Kate and Ryan Wagner and Mira Jagtiani. He was predeceased by his nine siblings.
His funeral will be held from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield, on Saturday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Florence Church, 47 Butler Ave., Wakefield, at 10.
Interment will be at Forest Glade Cemetery in Wakefield.
Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.