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  • Victor Kogelis, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Victor Kogelis, Sr., 89 Waterbury, Connecticut

    August 19, 1927 - January 24, 2017

    Victor Kogelis, 89, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of the late Virginia (Sarafin) Kogelis. He was born August 19, 1927 in Raseiniai...


  • Virginia D. Wright Obituary Photo
    Virginia D. Wright, 72 Waterbury, Connecticut

    July 26, 1944 - January 23, 2017

    Virginia Diane Wright, 72, born in Waterbury on July 26, 1944, entered into eternal rest on January 23, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by family. She was the widow of Arthur T. Canady, predeceased by her...


  • John L. Kerner, Sr. Obituary Photo
    John L. Kerner, Sr., 80 Prospect, Connecticut

    May 27, 1936 - January 22, 2017

    John L. Kerner, Sr, 80, of Prospect, passed away Sunday January 22, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the loving husband of the late Patricia Ann (McKee) Kerner. John Kerner was born in Middlebury on May 27, 1936...


  • Edward Armando Aybar Obituary Photo
    Edward Armando Aybar, 61 Waterbury, Connecticut

    October 21, 1955 - January 21, 2017

    Edward Armando Aybar, 61, of Waterbury died Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the VITAS Unit of St. Mary's Hospital Waterbury surrounded by his family. Edward was born October 21, 1955 in Santiago, Dominican Republic,...


  • William "Bill" Butler Obituary Photo
    William "Bill" Butler, 76 Bloomfield, Connecticut

    January 28, 1940 - January 18, 2017

    William (Bill) L. Butler, 76, of Bloomfield, husband of Brenda Byrd-Butler, died unexpectedly on Wednesday January 18, 2017. Mr. Butler was the son of the late Ira Butler and Jessie Rivers-Hall. Born in Montrose,...


  • Shirley Ann (Montambault) March Obituary Photo
    Shirley Ann (Montambault) March, 92 Prospect, Connecticut

    February 27, 1924 - January 18, 2017

    Shirley Ann (Montambault) March, age 92, resident of Prospect, entered into eternal rest at the VITAS Unit in St. Mary's Hospital on Jan. 18, 2017. She was the beloved wife of the late Leonard J. March. She was born...


  • Rita (Dessureault) Lombardi Obituary Photo
    Rita (Dessureault) Lombardi, 91 Prospect, Connecticut

    June 12, 1925 - January 17, 2017

    Best Grandmother in the World Rita (Dessureault) Lombardi, 91, passed away peacefully on Tuesday January 17, 2017 at RegalCare at Prospect. She was the wife of the late Joseph "Lum" Lombardi. She was born June 12,...


  • Aaron Stewart Obituary Photo
    Aaron Stewart, 46 Prospect, Connecticut

    January 24, 1970 - January 16, 2017

    Aaron Stewart, 46, of Prospect, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 16, 2017. He was the husband of Tammy (Clark) Stewart. He was born on January 24, 1970 in New Haven, CT, a son of Julia (Dennis) (Stewart)...


  • Dominic Proto Obituary Photo
    Dominic Proto, 74 Prospect, Connecticut

    July 3, 1942 - January 4, 2017

    Dominic Proto, 74, of Prospect died peacefully on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at CT Hospice in Branford. He was the beloved husband of Virginia Zwack Proto. Dominic was born on July 3,...


  • Michele F. Dirzius Obituary Photo
    Michele F. Dirzius, 35 Prospect, Connecticut

    January 21, 1981 - January 1, 2017

    Michele Dirzius, 35, of Prospect, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 1, 2017. She was the daughter of Pamela Dirzius-Wright of Prospect and the late Frank Dirzius. She was born on January 21, 1981 in...


  • Leroy Roy Schellhardt Obituary Photo
    Leroy Roy Schellhardt, 92 Naugatuck, Connecticut

    December 22, 1924 - December 29, 2016

    On December 29, Leroy Frederick "Roy" Schellhardt died peacefully inhis sleep at the Glendale Nursing Center in Naugatuck.  He had just celebrated his 92nd birthday, on December 22, and had recently received a pin for...


  • Virginia M. St. Amand Obituary Photo
    Virginia M. St. Amand, 91 Waterbury, Connecticut

    May 2, 1925 - December 28, 2016

    Waterbury – Virginia Martha (Thibodeau) St.Amand My mom and best friend, Virginia Martha (Thibodeau) St.Amand has been reunited in God's magnificent heaven, with her husband Leon and son Michael. She passed away on...


  • Robert D. Lockwood Obituary Photo
    Robert D. Lockwood, 85 Prospect, Connecticut

    March 25, 1931 - December 27, 2016

    Prospect – Mr. Robert David Lockwood, age 85, of Prospect passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at St Marys Hospital, Vitas Hospice in Waterbury. He was the widower of Gloria Phyllis (Yarosis) Lockwood. Mr....


  • Mary D. Turner Obituary Photo
    Mary D. Turner, 68 Naugatuck, Connecticut

    February 19, 1948 - December 26, 2016

    Naugatuck – Mrs. Mary Diana (Beaudry) Turner, age 68, of Naugatuck, passed away peacefully on Monday December 26, 2016 in the VITAS Unit at St. Mary's Hospital. She was the former wife of Elgin Turner. Mrs. Turner...


  • Charles E. (Charlie) LaFlamme, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Charles E. (Charlie) LaFlamme, Sr., 90 Oakville, Connecticut

    January 5, 1926 - December 22, 2016

    Businessman and Real Estate Entrepreneur Charles E. LaFlamme Sr. (Charlie), 90, of Oakville CT, passed away on December 22, 2016. Charlie was born on January 5, 1926. He was the son of Louis and Josephine...


  • George R. Fraser, Jr. Obituary Photo
    George R. Fraser, Jr., 83 Prospect, Connecticut

    May 27, 1933 - December 21, 2016

    George Raymond Fraser, Jr., age 83, of Prospect died Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at St Mary's Hospital in Waterbury. He was the husband of Arlene (DeSantis) Fraser. George was born May 27, 1933 in Bridgeport a son...


  • Nancy Cederholm Obituary Photo
    Nancy Cederholm, 58 Waterbury, Connecticut

    January 31, 1958 - December 21, 2016

    Nancy Cederholm, 58, passed on the longest night of the year, December 21, 2016. Most recently a resident of Waterbury, CT, Nancy was born in New Haven, to parents Arthur and Lillian Swanat. The youngest of three...


  • Raymond Wallace Smith, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Raymond Wallace Smith, Jr., 61 Prospect, Connecticut

    November 29, 1955 - December 17, 2016

    Prospect – Mr. Raymond Wallace Smith, Jr., age 62, of Prospect, died Saturday December 17, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford. He was the husband of Rosemary Ann (Mullins) Smith. Mr. Smith was born November...


  • Officer James A. Wyrick Obituary Photo
    Officer James A. Wyrick, 96 Waterbury, Connecticut

    April 16, 1920 - December 6, 2016

    JAMES A. WYRICK Veteran and Retired Policeman   Officer James Albert Wyrick, 96, husband of the late Catherine "Kay" (Daniels)Wyrick passed away peacefully surrounded by  his two daughters on Tuesday,  December 6...


  • Torell Antonio Browne Obituary Photo
    Torell Antonio Browne, 18 Waterbury, Connecticut

    February 18, 1998 - December 2, 2016

    Waterbury - Torell A. Browne, age 18, of Waterbury, passed away Friday December 2, 2016 at Yale New Haven Hospital. Torell was born in Georgetown, Guyana on February 18, 1998 a son of Shella A. Fraser of Waterbury...


  • Gabriel  Gonzalez Obituary Photo
    Gabriel Gonzalez, 104 Waterbury, Connecticut

    March 18, 1912 - November 29, 2016

    Waterbury - Gabriel Tano Gonzalez of Waterbury,Ct age 104 Passed away November 29,2016 at Vitas Hospice Care. He was the widow of Candida (Davila)Gonzalez. Gabriel was born on March 18 ,1912 in Rio Piedras ,...


  • Stanley J. Audietis Obituary Photo
    Stanley J. Audietis, 80 Prospect, Connecticut

    September 11, 1936 - November 28, 2016

    Prospect – Mr. Stanley J. Audietis, age 80, of Prospect passed away Monday November 28, 2016 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the loving husband, for 58 years, of Barbara (Celone) Audietis who he met at Woolworth's five...


  • Patricia (Larrivee) Teta Obituary Photo
    Patricia (Larrivee) Teta, 80 Naugatuck, Connecticut

    February 27, 1936 - November 27, 2016

    Naugatuck - Patricia (Larrivee) (Medina) Teta, age 80, of Naugatuck, died Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Village At East Farms of Waterbury. She was the widow of Anthony Teta. Patricia was born February 27, 1936 in...


  • Joan R. Bouchard Obituary Photo
    Joan R. Bouchard, 85 Prospect, Connecticut

    July 12, 1931 - November 25, 2016

    Prospect - Joan R. Bouchard, age 85, of Prospect died Friday, November 25, 2016 in the VITAS Unit at St. Mary's Hospital. She was the widow of Norman James Bouchard. Joan was born July 12, 1931 in Boston, MA a...


  • Robert Charles Elderkin Obituary Photo
    Robert Charles Elderkin, 73 Naugatuck, Connecticut

    November 3, 1943 - November 18, 2016

    NAUGATUCK - Robert Charles Elderkin passed into eternal peace on Friday, November 18, 2016 after a long illness. His family extend their gratitude to Beacon Brook Health Care Center in Naugatuck and to Athena Home...