1934 — 2022
Shirley Kwiatkowski of Milton, DE, formerly of Towson, MD, Cheshire, CT and Southbridge, MA, passed away on December 31, 2022 at the age of 88. Shirley was born on September 18, 1934 in Southbridge, MA to Ernestine and Armand Montigny. She graduated from Mary E. Wells High School and married her high school sweetheart Anthony Kwiatkowski in 1953. Legend has it that Tony told her in elementary school that he was going to marry her. Their romance lasted 41 years until Tony died of cancer at age 60. Shirley remained a widow for 28 years. Shirley and Tony moved from MA to CT and DE, raising 5 children in the process. Shirley was employed by and retired from the University of Delaware, where...