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  • Francesca Mary Tavana Obituary Photo
    Francesca Mary Tavana Rocky Hill, Connecticut

    April 24, 2018

    Francesca M. Tavana, 69, of Rocky Hill, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Branford, following a brief Illness. Born on October 7, 1948, in Cassibile Sicily, Italy, Francesca was the daughter of the...


  • David H. Borrup Obituary Photo
    David H. Borrup Newington, Connecticut

    April 24, 2018

    David Hollister Borrup, 74, of Newington, loving husband of Corinne (Parks) Borrup, passed away at his home yesterday after a courageous battle with Alzheimer's and dementia. He had a long career in aerospace having...


  • Lucyna Spears Obituary Photo
    Lucyna Spears Windsor, Connecticut

    April 23, 2018

    Lucyna (Kurys) Spears, 44, of Windsor, beloved wife of Michael Spears, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, after a two year battle with cancer, surrounded by many of her close family and friends. Along with her loving...


  • James K. Henderson Obituary Photo
    James K. Henderson Cromwell, Connecticut

    April 18, 2018

    James K. Henderson, 71, of Cromwell, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Donna Clark Henderson for 37 years. Born and raised in Lansdowne, PA, son of the late Charles...


  • Paride Perry DeAngelis Obituary Photo
    Paride Perry DeAngelis Coventry, Connecticut

    April 16, 2018

    Paride "Perry" T. DeAngelis, 86, of Coventry, passed away on Monday, April 16, 2018 at his home. Born in Bridgeport on April 23, 1931, son of the late Perry and Concetta (DeDonato) DeAngelis, he was longtime Coventry...


  • Maureen Mo Fenton Obituary Photo
    Maureen Mo Fenton Newington, Connecticut

    April 12, 2018

    Maureen"Mo" Fenton, 73, of Newington formerly of East Hartford passed away peacefully, Thursday, April 12, 2018, after a 14 year battle with cancer. Born in Hartford, daughter of the late Michael and Josephine (Aloisi...


  • Sophie Suzanne Hill Obituary Photo
    Sophie Suzanne Hill Glastonbury, Connecticut

    April 9, 2018

    Sophie (Szafranski) Hill passed from this life to eternity on April 9, 2018. She was born on December 10, 1933 to John and Veronica Szafranski one of six children. Guided throughout her life by her faith she valued...


  • Anita Fairwood Obituary Photo
    Anita Fairwood, 92 Newington, Connecticut

    January 15, 1926 - April 8, 2018

    Anita Fairwood passed away peacefully after a long illness on Sunday, April 8, 2018. A very proud New Yorker, she was born in Brooklyn, New York and spent the first 20+ years of her life living in "the city" before...


  • Joseph Frank Domizio Obituary Photo
    Joseph Frank Domizio, 66 Newington / New Britain, Connecticut

    October 1, 1951 - April 4, 2018

    Joseph Frank Domizio, 66, passed away of natural causes in his home in Newington on April 4, 2018. Joe was born on October 1, 1951 to Albert and Elizabeth (Dupcavitch) Domizio. He graduated Pulaski High School in 1969....


  • Alfred G. Mecteau Obituary Photo
    Alfred G. Mecteau, 89 Newington, Connecticut

    December 9, 1928 - April 3, 2018

    Alfred G. Mecteau, 89, died on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, in the comfort of his cherished home. He was the beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Kerr) Mecteau. Born and raised in Hartford, son of the late Elzear and Mary...


  • Giesela de Haas Obituary Photo
    Giesela de Haas Newington, Connecticut

    March 30, 2018

    Giesela "Gisele" (Holthus) de Haas 81, of Newington, passed away peacefully on Good Friday, March 30, 2018 in the comfort of her room at Bel Air Manor, with her loving family by her side. Although she struggled with...


  • Frederick A. Martocchio, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Frederick A. Martocchio, Jr., 77 Newington, Connecticut

    July 20, 1940 - March 26, 2018

    Frederick A. Martocchio, Jr., 77, was called to eternal life on Monday, March 26, 2018 at Newington Rapid Recovery Rehabilitation Center. Born on July 20, 1940, he was the son of the late Frederick A. Martocchio, Sr....


  • Irene (Patenaude) Kreyssig Obituary Photo
    Irene (Patenaude) Kreyssig Newington, Connecticut

    March 15, 2018

    Irene B. (Patenaude) Kreyssig, 90, of Newington died on Thursday, Mar. 15, 2018, after a brief illness. Born in Southbridge, MA, daughter of the late Telesphore and Bertha (Guilbault) Patenaude, she lived in Hartford,...


  • Peter J. Pawelczyk Obituary Photo
    Peter J. Pawelczyk Newington, Connecticut

    March 13, 2018

    Peter J. Pawelczyk, 60, of Newington, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Hartford Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Dawnmarie (Schmidt) Pawelczyk for 23 years. Born in New Britain, son of Joseph Pawelczyk...


  • Linda Ann Hunt Obituary Photo
    Linda Ann Hunt Windsor, Connecticut

    March 11, 2018

    Linda A. Hunt (Dumont), age 62, of Windsor, beloved wife of Franklin Hunt passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Born on February 9, 1956 in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Agnes ...


  • William Arthur Giantonio Obituary Photo
    William Arthur Giantonio, 87 Newington, Connecticut

    February 18, 1931 - March 10, 2018

    William Arthur Giantonio (Bill), 87, of Newington, passed peacefully on Saturday, March 10, at home with his wife, Loretta by his side. He struggled with frontal lobe dementia for 8 years. After retiring in 2000 as...


  • James Arthur Lavery Obituary Photo
    James Arthur Lavery Newington

    March 7, 2018

    James A. Lavery, Sr., 75, of Newington, passed away surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at the Hospital of Central CT. He was the beloved husband of Hope (Hartigan) Lavery for 52 years. Born and...


  • David A. Schaller Obituary Photo
    David A. Schaller, 52 Sidney, Maine

    January 25, 1966 - March 6, 2018

    David A. Schaller, 52, of Sidney, ME died Tuesday March 6, 2018 while working in Atlanta, Georgia. David was born in Manchester, Connecticut January 25, 1966 the son of Arthur David Schaller, Sr. and Judith (Brooks)...


  • Jean H. (Belliveau) Hodge Obituary Photo
    Jean H. (Belliveau) Hodge Newington, Connecticut

    March 6, 2018

    Jean H. (Belliveau) Hodge, of Newington, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 in the comfort of her home. She was the beloved wife of Ronald Hodge for 30 years. She was previously married to Robert Bialy. Born in...


  • Dennis E. O'Neil Obituary Photo
    Dennis E. O'Neil Newington, Connecticut

    March 6, 2018

    Dennis E. O'Neil, 78, of Newington died on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Jeanette (Gilbert) O'Neil. Born in Hartford, he lived in West Hartford before moving to Newington in 1962 and...


  • Kristin B. DeMaio Obituary Photo
    Kristin B. DeMaio Kensington, Connecticut

    March 5, 2018

    Kristin B.(Nightingale) DeMaio, 43, of Kensington, CT, loving wife of the late Michael DeMaio, passed away on March 5th 2018. Born in Manchester, NH, she was the daughter of the late Warren and Mary (Doyle) Nightingale...


  • Linda (Derick) Haley Obituary Photo
    Linda (Derick) Haley Newington, Connecticut

    March 4, 2018

    Linda (Derick) Haley, 72, of Newington, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at her home. She was the wife of Wayne G. Haley for 50 years. Born in Harrisburg, PA, daughter of the late Samuel and Bernice (Whitmore)...


  • Joe Braga Obituary Photo
    Joe Braga, 63 Newington, Connecticut

    July 1, 1954 - March 4, 2018

    Joe Braga, 63, of Newington, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 4th, 2018 at his home surrounded by family. He was the beloved husband of Maria de Fatima Braga for 42 years. Born in Santa Maria, Azores, Portugal...


  • Christine P. DePatie Obituary Photo
    Christine P. DePatie, 90 Newington, Connecticut

    October 30, 1927 - February 27, 2018

    Christine P. DePatie, beloved mother and Nana, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at Avery Heights Senior Living Facility in Hartford. She was 90 years old. Chris and her late husband William J. DePatie resided...


  • Godfrey "Jim" Merritt Obituary Photo
    Godfrey "Jim" Merritt, 82 New Britain, Connecticut

    October 14, 1935 - February 25, 2018

    Godfrey "Jim" Merritt, 82, was called to eternal life on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Jerome Home in New Britain. Born on October 14, 1935 he was the son of the late Charles J. & Thelma (Vincent) Merritt. He was a...