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Rev. Msgr. Edward Wawerski

1936 - 2022


Wawerski Rev. Msgr. Edward on Sunday January 2nd, 2022. Ordained a priest on April 9, 1961. Msgr. Wawerski came to the United States in 1973 and served in parishes in New Jersey, North Dakota and finally in Long Island. Msgr. Wawerski’s first assignment in Long Island’s Rockville Centre Diocese was as an assistant at St. Hyacinth’s Church in Glen Head, he was appointed pastor at St. Ladislaus in Hempstead where he remained for twenty years. On May 27, 1996 Father Wawerski was honored by the Pope with the title of Monsignor. In 2005 Monsignor Wawerski became pastor of St. Hedwig’s Church while serving as pastor of St. Ladislaus Church as well. In 2011 Monsignor Wawerski became sole pastor of St. Hedwig’s Church. Msgr. Wawerski was in residence at Saint Hedwig’s Church in Floral Park. Wake Thursday January 6, 2022 from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Saint Hedwig’s Church. Vigil Mass Thursday January 6, 2022 at 7:00 PM Saint Hedwig’s Church. Funeral Mass Friday January 7, 2022 at 11:00 AM Saint Hedwig’s Church. Interment to follow.


Thursday, January 6

2:00 - 5:00 PM

St. Hedwig's Church

1 Depan Ave, Floral Park, NY


Thursday, January 6

7:00 PM

St. Hedwig's Church

1 Depan Ave, Floral Park, NY


Friday, January 7

11:00 AM

St. Hedwig’s Roman Catholic Church

1 Depan Avenue, Floral Park, NY


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