Mary Wanda Mangrum 97, of Hamden and formerly of West Haven, passed away at the Arden House in Hamden CT on April 28, 2018. She was born Mary Wanda Kulenski in New Haven CT on September 9, 1920 to her proud parents, the late Benjamin and Victoria (Szczpinska) Kulenski.
She grew up in New Haven CT with her parents and siblings and proudly attended St. Stanislaus Church. After meet the love of her life for 58yrs., her husband, the late Jack D. Mangrum they moved to West Haven where they enjoyed life together with family and friends. In Mary’s spare time she enjoyed gardening, which was truly a labor of love.
Mary leaves behind her brother Alfred Kulenski of Milford CT as well as many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews. Besides her husband and parents, Mary is predeceased by her brothers Stanley, Edward and Charles Kulenski formerly of West Haven CT. Also predeceased by her sisters Helen Baggish formerly of Milford CT and Genevieve Kulenski formerly of New Haven CT.
Arrangements are under the care of Keenan Funeral Home 238 Elm St West Haven CT, 06516. Committal services will be private at the convenience of the family.