Peter Edward Tiburske, 83, of Riverford Road, Brookfield, died Jan. 5, 2009, at Danbury Hospital. He was the husband for 60 years of the late Anna Amelia (Raymond) Tiburske, who died on Oct. 18, 2008.

Mr. Tiburske was born Dec. 11, 1925, in Danbury, son of the late Stanley and Stella (Golsinske) Tiburske.

He was a veteran of WWII, serving with the U.S. Navy , and was employed for many years, as a mechanic with the town of Brookfield.

Mr. Tiburske is survived by a daughter, Stella Pasquariello and her husband Larry; five grandchildren, Dawn, Larry Jr. and his wife Delia, Timothy and his wife Marcy, Jason and Sarah and her husband John; nine great-grandchildren, Anthony, Hope, Kevin, Serenity, Michael, Justice, Spencer, Logan and Raina. He is also survived by a sister, Agnes; a brother-in-law, Louis and his wife Dorothy; a sister-in-law, Judy; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held today (Friday) at 10:30 a.m. at the Lillis Funeral Home , 58 Bridge St., New Milford. Burial will take place at St. Francis Cemetery, New Milford, in the spring.

Friends may call today (Friday) at the Lillis Funeral Home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.