Halina Kapala-Retecki

Halina Kapala-Retecki, 65, of Southington, passed away on Sunday, August 19th at home. She was the wife of Aleksander Retecki.
She was born on Nov. 25, 1952 in Brzeg, Poland the daughter of Jozefa (Misztal) Kapala of West Palm Beach, FL and the late Marian Kapala. Halina loved cooking, baking and gardening. She was social and outgoing and loved her family and meeting new people. She adored Cavalier King Charles Spaniels. She was fluent in several different languages and enjoyed traveling.
In addition to her husband Aleksander, she is survived by a daughter Camilla and husband Babek Afshar of Brookline, MA and a brother Marian Kapala and wife Elzbieta of Princeton, NJ.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday, 11:45 a.m. from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Southington to Immaculate Conception Church, 130 Summer St., Plantsville for a Mass at 12:30 p.m. Burial will be at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Wednesday from 5-7 pm. For online condolences and directions please visit