Michal “Mike” Krzyszton of Vernon, CT, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at the age of 38. Michal was born in Janow Lubelski, Poland, on April 10, 1985, the youngest son of Hieronim Krzyszton and the late Helena (Wrobel) Krzyszton. Michal immigrated to the United States with his family at the age of 8. When in Connecticut, he mostly resided in East Hartford before moving to Tolland and Vernon.
Michal is survived by his father, Hieronim Krzyszton, sister Dorota Krzyszton, brother Witold Krzyszton, brother-in-law Adam Geryk, sister-in-law Agnieszka Krzyszton and girlfriend Delilah Alvarez. He will be deeply missed by everyone, including immediate family & friends: his aunts, Elzbieta Bera and Danuta Wilk, his cousins Beata Bera, Juliette Wilk, Ann Margaret Wilk, and Joseph Gordon (his closest friend).
Michal took great pleasure in the outdoors, fishing, and playing sports, such as basketball and tennis. He also enjoyed attending concerts and going to casinos. He had a great sense of humor and was known for making everyone laugh. Michal was extremely generous, kind, and helpful with everyone he encountered.
Instead of services, a “Celebration of Life” will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 2 pm – 8 pm in Somers, CT. All are welcome to join, but please contact the family if you plan to attend. His burial will be a private ceremony for immediate family and friends. He will be laid to rest by his mother, Helena Krzyszton, at Saint Mary’s Cemetery in East Hartford, CT.
Hug the ones you love just a little harder, spend time with them, and tell them you love them while you still can.