Carmon Community Funeral Homes

Hartford • Windsor • Poquonock • Granby • Suffield • South Windsor • Rockville • Vernon • Avon

Each of our funeral homes offers a complete range of services in tastefully decorated, serene surroundings. Professionally trained and licensed staff members stand ready to provide sensitive, caring service and strive to exceed the expectations of each and every family.

Our communities are wonderfully diverse in religious beliefs, cultures, and ethnic backgrounds. Our staff truly appreciates these differences, and our training includes heartfelt understanding and respect for the special needs of all whom we serve.


Our Obituaries

Edward Fletcher Shaw

September 18, 1938 - August 14, 2017

Edward “Fletch” Shaw, 78, of Vernon, loving husband of 51 years to Louise (Piscottano) Shaw, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 14, 2017. Born in McComb, Mississippi, the son of the late George and Frances (Klingman) Shaw, he grew up and lived in McComb, MS and Middletown, CT before moving to Vernon fifty years ago. He was a graduate...
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Gertrud S. Newhall

July 26, 1915 - August 14, 2017

Gertrud Newhall has died of complications following a stroke. She passed on Monday, 14th of August, 2017, at Hartford Hospital where she was under the care of the Palliative and Hospice Teams. Born in Berlin, Germany to Luise and Heinrich Schlereth, Gertrud Rose Erna was the youngest of five siblings. She emigrated to the US in 1936, settling in New York City where she...
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Roger King

March 4, 1948 - August 13, 2017

Roger King, 69, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Mary (Sunseri) King, died peacefully on Sunday, August 13th, with his wife by his side. Roger was born on March 4, 1948, in Hartford, CT, son of the late Fredd and Elsie (Nelson) King. He was a graduate of South Windsor High School, Class of 1967. He served our country with the U.S. Navy during...
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Julia Ann Meglin

January 17, 1922 - August 13, 2017

Julia Ann Meglin, 95, of Windsor, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Bickford Healthcare in Windsor Locks. Born in South Windsor to the late Thomas and Mary (Valonis) Meglin, she has been a Windsor resident all of her life and was a longtime communicant of St. Joseph Church in Windsor. Julia worked at Fuller Brush for many years before her retirement and...
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Jonathan P. Wiegand

January 3, 1986 - August 11, 2017

WIEGAND. Jonathan P. Wiegand, 31, formerly of Suffield passed away unexpectedly Friday, August 11, 2017. Born January 3, 1986 in Winchester, MA. He was currently working for Belcan Co., prior to that he had worked for a number of restaurants in the Hartford area. Jonathan always enjoyed a good meal with friends, he was a huge movie buff, enjoyed all...
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Anita D. Lang

September 18, 1947 - August 10, 2017

LANG. Anita D. Lang, 69, of Middletown, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Born September 18, 1947 in Hartford, daughter of Yvonne (Rouleau) Durkin of Bloomfield and the late Martin Durkin, she grew up in Hartford before living in Newington, Cromwell and Middletown. Before retiring, she was employed at the University of...
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Kenneth B. Sinkwitz

September 4, 1938 - August 10, 2017

Kenneth Burton Sinkwitz, born September 4, 1938, passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017. Born and raised in Hartford, he was an honors graduate of Hartford Public High School, and graduated from Central Connecticut State University with a degree in Social and Political Science. Ken taught for 35 years in South Windsor, retiring in 1998. Parents knew that their...
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Mary D. Lindsay

November 5, 1935 - August 9, 2017

Mary Desborough Lindsay, 81, of Avon, CT and Chester, Nova Scotia, passed away on August 9, 2017, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born Nov. 5, 1935 in Middleton, Nova Scotia, she was the daughter of the late J.N.C. and Ethel Desborough. She graduated from Edgehill School in Windsor, N.S. in 1952 and then attended Roedean School in...
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Anne Brash

August 25, 1925 - August 9, 2017

Anne (Merusi) Brash, 92, of Avon, formerly of Bloomfield, beloved wife of the late Douglas H. Brash, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Born in Kingston, NY to the late Alfred and Marie (Binelli) Merusi, she grew up in Hartford, then lived in Bloomfield for many years where she was a longtime communicant of Sacred Heart Church. Anne worked...
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Charlie F. Adams

March 23, 1934 - August 9, 2017

Charlie F. Adams, 83, of Bloomfield, beloved husband of the late Joyce (Eddy) Adams, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 09, 2017. Born in Axton, VA to the late Gus and Anna Lee (Martin) Adams, he served his country proudly with the US Army during the Korean War and has been a Bloomfield resident for over 30 years. Charlie worked as a truck driver and...
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Elise S. Charette

August 8, 2017

Elise “Lisa” S. Charette, 82, beloved wife of Harold, passed away unexpectedly on August 8, 2017 at her home in Granby. Daughter of the late Joseph Simonin and Elsie Bergemann, Lisa was born in Waterbury and spent the early part of her childhood at the Highland Heights orphanage in New Haven, CT. In her teen years, she was fostered by a loving couple,...
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Robert Smith Loomis

August 8, 1926 - August 8, 2017

Robert S. Loomis of East Granby, beloved husband of the late Rilla Louise (Lewis) Loomis, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 on his 91st birthday. Born in East Hartford, son of the late Robert Ward and Mabel (Smith) Loomis, Jr. he lived in Windsor for many years before moving to East Granby in 1955. He graduated from the Loomis School in 1943, MIT in Cambridge, MA...
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Thomas Gerald Dyar

October 4, 1930 - August 7, 2017

Gerry Dyar, 87, most recently of Vernon, CT passed away on August 7, 2017 at Hartford Hospital with his family by his side. Gerry experienced 2 years of multiple health issues against which he fought with strength, bravery, humor and his lifelong, forward thinking, skilled, embrace of technology. Born to the late Grace Esther Collison Mooers Dyar and Leon...
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Thomas Gerald Dyar

October 4, 1930 - August 7, 2017

Gerry Dyar, 87, most recently of Vernon, CT passed away on August 7, 2017 at Hartford Hospital with his family by his side. Gerry experienced 2 years of multiple health issues against which he fought with strength, bravery, humor and his lifelong, forward thinking, skilled, embrace of technology. Born to the late Grace Esther Collison Mooers Dyar and Leon...
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Scott A. Thompson

October 24, 1959 - August 7, 2017

Scott A. Thompson, 57, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Susan (Parent) Thompson died from injuries sustained in an ATV accident on Monday, August 7, 2017 in Chester/Andover, Vermont. Scott was born on October 24, 1959, in Waterville, ME, the son of Margaret (Kinney) Thompson and the late Theodore Thompson. Scott grew up in Pittsfield, ME, and...
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Svanhild Dalene

August 5, 1936 - August 7, 2017

Svanhild (Rob) Dalene, 81, of East Hartland, beloved wife for 47 years of the late Kenneth George Dalene, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 7, 2017, surrounded by her family at her home. Born in Kvinesdal, Norway on April 5, 1936, daughter of the late Toralf and Johanne (Kvinlaug) Rob, she was raised in Norway and had lived in East Hartland for...
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Stephen C. Lander

April 18, 1951 - August 7, 2017

Stephen C. Lander, 66, of Ellington, beloved husband of 25 years to Ann (Close) Lander, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 7, 2017 at Rockville General Hospital. Born in Rockville Centre, New York, the son of the late Carl and Marjorie (Stephenson) Lander, he grew up and lived in Wilton, Rocky Hill, and Newington before moving to Ellington 17...
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Carmela R. Soderburg

December 23, 1921 - August 7, 2017

Carmela (Russo) Soderburg, 95, lifelong resident of Bloomfield and beloved wife for 33 years of the late Kenneth James Soderburg, passed away at her home on Monday, August 7, 2017. Born in Hartford on December 23, 1921, daughter of the late Saverio and Mary (Juno) Russo she was raised in Bloomfield, a graduate of Bloomfield High School and a lifelong parishioner of...
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Geraldine A. Patti

January 13, 1931 - August 6, 2017

Geraldine (Celestina) Antoinette Patti, aged 86, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017 surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness. Gerri was born in Hartford, Connecticut where she lived until moving to Newington in the mid 1990s. She attended trade school in Hartford where she learned to be a seamstress, and later worked for 57 years at Aetna Life Insurance...
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Joan Harris Wister

July 20, 1918 - August 5, 2017

Joan Harris Wister, daughter of Morrison and Anna Harris of Bala-Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, died on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Seabury Retirement Community in Bloomfield, CT. She had celebrated her 99th birthday on July 20. She was born in 1918 in Overbrook, Pennsylvania, outside Philadelphia. Joan attended the Shipley School and graduated from St. Catherine...
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Thomas F. Ashe

February 6, 1921 - August 5, 2017

Thomas F. Ashe, 96, of Simsbury, beloved husband for 61 years of Jeannette “Jan” (Jolin) Ashe, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Born in Waterbury, CT on February 6, 1921, he was son of the late Daniel M. Ashe and Julia (Brennan) Ashe. Thomas graduated from St. Mary Elementary School and attended Leavenworth High School in...
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Rosaline Argentine Palache

January 12, 1943 - August 4, 2017

Rosaline "Rose" Argentine Palache, 74, of Hartford, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, August 4, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies on January 12, 1943, daughter of the late Archibal Steele and Imogene Bartley, she was raised in St. Mary, Jamaica and had lived in Portland, Jamaica before immigrating...
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Elizabeth N. Dumais

July 31, 1978 - August 4, 2017

Elizabeth (Brown) Dumais, 39, of Vernon, loving wife of Andre F. Dumais, passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at her home. Born in Bristol, the daughter of William Brown of Bristol, and Beverly (Waldron) Brown of Bristol, she grew up and lived in Terryville and East Hartford before moving to Vernon four years ago. She was a graduate of Terryville High School...
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Robert B. Wheaton, Sr.

September 7, 1941 - August 4, 2017

Robert (Bob) Bliss Wheaton, Sr., 75, of Windsor, CT died suddenly at his home Friday, August 4, 2017. Born on September 7, 1941 in Milo, Maine. Bob served in the US Navy and later settled in Connecticut where he raised his family. His career in the Painting & Industrial Coatings Industry spanned over sixty years and he proudly taught his trade to many including...
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Louise Wheezy Burns

April 15, 1947 - August 4, 2017

Louise “Wheezy” Teresa (McCormack) Burns, 70, of Windsor, beloved wife of Richard D. Burns, passed into the arms of the Lord Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in Hartford to the late Thomas and Josephine (Firliet) McCormack she was raised in Hartford and later lived in Springfield, MA and Texas before moving to Windsor in 2005. She worked at the Springfield...
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Carmela M. Grucci

February 3, 1920 - August 4, 2017

Carmela M. (Capriglione) Grucci, 97, of Avon, beloved wife of the late John Grucci, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of the late Raffaele and Anna (Francarilla) Capriglione, she grew up in Brooklyn and raised her children there. She moved to Simsbury to be close to her daughter Marie and grandchildren, especially Matthew...
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Eileen C. Gleason

August 3, 2017

Eileen C. Gleason (Culkin), age 85, a communicant at Sacred Heart Church in Suffield, CT, and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Palm Coast, FL, entered into her eternal rest on August 3, 2017 at the Hebrew Center for Health & Rehabilitation in West Hartford, CT, with her three sons present. She has been reunited with her loving husband, Joseph J. Gleason&...
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Michael A. Manganiello

March 7, 1915 - August 3, 2017

Michael A. Manganiello, 102, of Mt. Vernon, NY and Stuart, FL, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on August 3, 2017. Michael leaves behind his beloved wife of 74 years, Christine (Zibelli) Manganiello. The son of the late Michael Manganiello, Sr., and Giovanina (Zuzulo) Manganiello, he proudly served in the U.S. Army during WWII for...
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Robert R. Kelly

August 24, 1928 - August 3, 2017

Robert R. Kelly, 88, of Bloomfield, beloved husband of Bette (Carlson) Kelly, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Born in the Bronx, NY, son of the late Charles and Catherine (Roberts) Kelly, he was raised there before moving to Windsor where he graduated from John Fitch High School in 1947. He served in the US Army in Germany during the Korean War and...
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John A. Jezyk

August 24, 1944 - August 3, 2017

John A. Jezyk, 73, of Windsor, peacefully passed away on August 3, 2017 at his home. John was born on August 24, 1944 in Hartford and was a son of the late Albin E. Jezyk and Genevieve Bridgit (Wictor) Jezyk. A graduate of Windsor High School Class of 1962, John played the trombone in the original Windsor High School band. After graduation John began working at Stanadyne...
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Robert R. Kelly

August 24, 1928 - August 3, 2017

Robert R. Kelly, 88, of Bloomfield, beloved husband of Bette (Carlson) Kelly, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Born in the Bronx, NY, son of the late Charles and Catherine (Roberts) Kelly, he was raised there before moving to Windsor where he graduated from John Fitch High School in 1947. He served in the US Army in Germany during the Korean War and...
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Ralph Stanley Thompson

December 4, 1932 - August 3, 2017

Ralph Stanley Thompson, 84 of East Hartland, was called home to our Lord on August 3, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at Hartford Hospital. He was born on December 4, 1932 in New York City, NY to the late Thomas and Annie Thompson. At age 9, he moved to East Hartland where he lived the rest of his life. He married Borgny Haugland on November 23, 1972. Stan proudly...
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Lilija Ridolfo

January 4, 1926 - August 3, 2017

Lilija Ridolfo passed on peacefully at home with family around her at the seasoned age of 91 on Thursday, August 03, 2017. Born on January 4, 1926 to tailor Antanas Liutkevicius and his wife Jadvyga in Kaunas, Lithuania, she was a bright girl who spoke six languages. She spent her summers in the countryside, loved nature and believed in the importance of family all her...
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Dorothy A. Vandale

November 25, 1929 - August 2, 2017

Dorothy A. Vandale, 87, of Glastonbury, died peacefully on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at the Salmon Brook Center in Glastonbury. Dorothy was born on November 25, 1929, in Hartford, CT, daughter of the late Michael and Marie-Antoinette (Breton) Vandale. She grew up in the Frog Hollow section of Hartford, attended St. Anne's Grammar School and then...
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Sandra Jean Dower

May 14, 1946 - August 2, 2017

Sandra “Sandy” Jean (Shanks) Dower, 71, beloved wife of Lawrence ”Larry” Dower, of South Windsor, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Yale New Haven Hospital on August 2, 2017. Sandy was born in Boston, Massachusetts on May 14, 1946 to the late John and Mildred (Eis) Shanks. She grew up in the Boston area and married her high...
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Richard D. D'Onofrio

October 23, 1945 - August 2, 2017

Richard D. D’Onofrio, 71, of East Hartford, husband of Joyce (Lata) D’Onofrio died peacefully Wednesday, August 2, 2017 while at home with his family after a long illness. Richard was born in Hartford, the son of the late Dominic and Agnes (Thomas) D’Onofrio. Richard was a compassionate, caring, and generous man who was dedicated to his family. He...
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Boris Yakovlevich Miroshnichenko

November 23, 1920 - August 1, 2017

Boris Yakovlevich Miroshnichenko November 23, 1920 - August 1, 2017 Resided in Suffield, CT Boris Yakovlevich Miroshnichenko, of Suffield, originally of Voronezh, and then St. Petersburg (Leningrad), Russia, passed away on August 1, 2017. Boris studied at the Voronezh Aviation Engineering University. At the start of World War II, he was evacuated to...
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Boris Yakovlevich Miroshnichenko

November 23, 1920 - August 1, 2017

November 23, 1920 - August 1, 2017 Resided in Suffield, CT Boris Yakovlevich Miroshnichenko, of Suffield, originally of Voronezh, and then St. Petersburg (Leningrad), Russia, passed away on August 1, 2017. Boris studied at the Voronezh Aviation Engineering University. At the start of World War II, he was evacuated to Tashkent, Uzbekistan to continue...
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Anita Russo

November 19, 1926 - August 1, 2017

Anita (Clementino) Russo, 90, of East Granby and formerly of Bloomfield, beloved wife for 61 years of the late Anthony Sylvester Russo, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, in Granby. Born in Hartford on November 19, 1926, daughter of the late Antonio and Alessandrina (Sforza) Clementino, she was raised in Hartford, was a graduate of...
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William V. Rahm

March 15, 1920 - August 1, 2017

William (Bill) Victor Rahm, 97, died peacefully on August 1, 2017, at Cherry Brook Nursing Home in Canton, CT. He was married for 74 years to Carolyne (Dolly) Rahm, who died five weeks ago at the age of 94, in the same room at Cherry Brook. He was devoted to Carolyn and was her companion and advocate in their final years. Bill was born in New York, New York on...
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Mary Kalinoski

December 28, 1932 - July 31, 2017

Mary (Kinsley) Kalinoski, of Bloomfield, passed away surrounded by her family on Monday, July 31, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital, where she was born 84 years ago. Wife of the late Victor A. Kalinoski and daughter of the late James and Delia (Keane) Kinsley, she was raised in Hartford, attended St Joseph Cathedral School, and graduated from Mount St Joseph...
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Frances S. Sobinski

July 13, 1922 - July 31, 2017

Frances S. Sobinski, 95, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Chester Sobinski, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, July 31, 2017. Born in Thompsonville to the late Joseph and Mary (Golas) Lyko, she has been a Suffield resident most of her life where she raised vegetables and tobacco on her family farm. Frances was a member of St. Joseph Church in Suffield...
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Judith I. Nielsen

September 11, 1950 - July 30, 2017

The angels came on Sunday, July 30, 2017, and took Judith I. Nielsen to heaven with them. Judy was the wife of John S. Nielsen of Bloomfield, the daughter of the late Ruth and Chester Irzyk of Suffield, the sister of Cheryl (Irzyk) Kata and her husband John of Clayton, NC and Gary Irzyk and his wife Suzanne of Granville, MA. She was a sister-in-law to Barbara Cram of...
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Rachel Jeaninae Pare

May 7, 1936 - July 30, 2017

Rachel Jeaninae (Lachance) Pare, 81, of East Hartford, beloved wife of the late Denis Alfred Pare, passed away at home on Sunday, July 30, 2017 surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in St. Prosper, Quebec, Canada on May 7, 1936 to the late Leon and Marie (Quirion) Lachance, as one of fifteen siblings. Rachel...
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Rachel Jeaninae Pare

May 7, 1936 - July 30, 2017

Rachel Jeaninae (Lachance) Pare, 81, of East Hartford, beloved wife of the late Denis Alfred Pare, passed away at home on Sunday, July 30, 2017 surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in St. Prosper, Quebec, Canada on May 7, 1936 to the late Leon and Marie (Quirion) Lachance, as one of fifteen siblings. Rachel...
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Daniel T. Stigliano

May 2, 1920 - July 30, 2017

Daniel T. “Dan” Stigliano, 97, of South Windsor, beloved husband of the late Emma (Pantermuehl) Stigliano died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on July 30, 2017 while in his son John’s home. Dan was born in Hartford, the son of the late Thomas and Marie (Carmada) Stigliano, he was raised in Hartford and lived in Mystic, CT and Florida. Dan...
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Frank C. Zuliani

March 26, 1939 - July 29, 2017

Frank C. Zuliani of Granby, CT passed on Saturday, July 29, 2017. He was the son of the late Frank and Mary Zuliani and was born in New York, NY on March 26, 1939. He graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Frank worked for Rocketdyne in California where he met and married his true love, Judith Kulk. They moved to Connecticut...
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Russell F. Pound, Jr.

January 30, 1932 - July 29, 2017

Russell F. Pound, Jr., 85, of Bloomfield, beloved husband of Carol (Dunning) Pound, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Born in Plainfield, NJ to the late Russell Sr. and Ruth (Moffit) Pound, he served his country proudly with the US Army during the Korean War and was a West Hartford resident for many years before recently settling in Bloomfield....
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Roland Vivian Carty

March 21, 1925 - July 28, 2017

Roland Vivian Carty, 92, of Hartford, beloved husband for 49 years of the late Anna Mae Coffman, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017, at his home. Born in Lucky Hill, St. Mary, Jamaica, West Indies on March 21, 1925, son of the late Albert Alexander and Adella (Osbourne) Carty, he was raised in Lucky Hill before immigrating to the United States...
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Janina Rydzik

September 12, 1935 - July 28, 2017

Janina (Skowronek) Rydzik, 81, of Hartford, beloved wife of the late Franciszek Rydzik, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017, at Hartford Hospital. Born in Lezajsk, Poland on September 12, 1935, daughter of the late Andrzej and Rozalia Skowronek, she was raised in Poland and had lived in Hartford since she immigrated to the United States in the early...
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Roy A. Gebhardt

March 4, 1932 - July 28, 2017

Roy A. Gebhardt, 85, of Vernon, beloved husband of the late Rosemary (Ullmar) Gebhardt, died peacefully on Friday, July 28, 2017, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in 1932 in Rockville, CT, son of the late Carl and Mary (Pfeifer) Gebhardt. He grew up in Rockville and attended Rockville schools. He served our country with the U.S. Army during...
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Vincent J. McCauley

May 9, 1947 - July 28, 2017

Vincent John “Vin” McCauley, 70, of Ellington, CT entered his eternal home while surrounded by his family on Friday, July 28, 2017. Vin is survived by his wife of 48 years Antoinette (Ann Tantillo), his 3 daughters Dawn (Dan) Snellenberger, Patricia (Jonathan) Watts, Carolyn (Jon) Hussey, and his son Vincent Jr. (Elise), along with his loving...
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Harold H. Paffrath

March 14, 1920 - July 27, 2017

Harold H. Paffrath, 97, of Simsbury, beloved husband for 69 years of Estella (Layman) Paffrath, passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017, surrounded by his family at his home. Born in Bronx, NY on March 14, 1920, son of the late Henry and Louise (Essers) Paffrath, he was raised in Bronx, NY and was a graduate of Stuyvesant High School in NY, NY....
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Karen Christine Geiger

September 6, 1947 - July 26, 2017

Karen Christine (Virkler) Geiger, 69, of Ellington, beloved wife of Donald L. Geiger, died peacefully on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital, surrounded by her family. She was born in Hartford, CT on September 6, 1947, daughter of the late Kenneth and Christine (Luginbuhl) Virkler. Karen grew up in Ellington and graduated from Ellington...
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Joan Davies Collins

May 23, 1931 - July 26, 2017

Joan Davies Collins, 86, of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Captain Edmund M. Collins, passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017. She was born in 1931 in Scranton, PA to the late Rowland T. Davies Sr. and Margaret Fanning Davies Busch. Joan and Ed were married September 1950 in NJ and moved to Windsor in 1960. The family of eight joined St. Gabriel Church, where she...
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Anne Louise Green

February 19, 1978 - July 25, 2017

Anne Louise (Grieder) Green, 39, of Burlington and formerly of San Antonio, TX; beloved wife of Martin Green and loving mother of Lily and Charlie passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Born in San Antonio, TX, she was the daughter of George B. Grieder and Joanne U. Grieder also of San Antonio. A native San Antonian, she went to school there and...
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Jewel Mae Devorse

February 20, 1945 - July 25, 2017

Jewel Mae Devorse, 72, of East Hartford, beloved wife of Earl Devorse fell asleep in death on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 surrounded by family and loved ones at Hartford Hospital. Jewel was born in Hartford to the late Clifford and Ethel (Caster) Fitzgerald, she lived most of her life in Hartford and has been an East Hartford resident since 1999. Jewel was a member of the...
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Judith T. Laiuppa

November 26, 1949 - July 25, 2017

Judith T. Laiuppa, 67, of Granby, beloved wife of Paul Laiuppa, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Baystate Hospital in Springfield, MA. Born in New Britain to the late Peter and Lucy (Jaskulowski) Weksner, she has been a Granby resident for the last 40 years and was a member of St. Therese Church in Granby. Judy owned and operated Stargazer Video...
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Meredith Lynn Tuller

June 11, 1966 - July 24, 2017

Meredith Lynn Tuller, 51, of Cromwell, passed away on Monday July 24, 2017 at Middlesex Hospital. She was born in Hartford to Oliver Tuller, Jr. and the late Marilee (Hurst) Tuller on June 11, 1966. Meredith grew up in Tolland and earned her Bachelors in Nursing at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island. She worked as a Registered Nurse and spiritual healer....
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Betty W. Ohlheiser

November 6, 1930 - July 23, 2017

Betty Wiles Ohlheiser, 86, of Avon, CT, beloved wife of Robert J. Ohlheiser, Jr., for 65 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born on November 6, 1930 and raised in Burlington, NC, the daughter of the late William Walter and Ruth Gentry Wiles. From an early age, Betty had a strong passion...
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Helen Gostyla

November 20, 1919 - July 23, 2017

Helen (Puchkoris) Gostyla, 97, of Bloomfield, beloved wife for 53 years of Bernie Gostyla, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017, in West Hartford. Born on November 20, 1919, daughter of the late Anna and Francis Puchkoris, Helen was a farm girl who was born and brought up on Macktown Road in Windsor. She attended Windsor Public Schools and was a graduate...
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Lewis Katz, Ph.D.

March 19, 1923 - July 23, 2017

Lewis Katz PhD, 94, of Storrs, CT, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease, at the Mansfield Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Storrs, CT, where he has resided for the past six years. He moved to Storrs, CT with his wife and eldest daughter in the fall of 1952. Lewis was a wonderful, loving and generous...
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Edward A. Bennett

July 21, 2017

Edward A. Bennett, 81, of Suffield, and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Born in Jamaica, he was raised there where he was a professional Interior Decorator before moving to the United States. He settled in Hartford, then lived in Bloomfield for over 19 years before moving to Suffield five years ago. Before his retirement he was...
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Edward A. Bennett

August 19, 1935 - July 21, 2017

Edward A. Bennett, 81, of Suffield, and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away Friday, July 21, 2017. Born in Jamaica, he was raised there where he was a professional Interior Decorator before moving to the United States. He settled in Hartford, then lived in Bloomfield for over 19 years before moving to Suffield five years ago. Before his retirement he was...
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Arlyne Hancock

February 7, 1934 - July 21, 2017

Arlyne S. Hancock, 83, of Newington formerly of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Robert Hancock, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017 while at Saint Francis Hospital. She was born in Hartford on February 7, 1934, daughter of the late Henry and Anna (Brown) Stover, and graduated from Bulkeley High School in Hartford. After briefly working for Connecticut...
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Leona Paradis Plourde

September 30, 1922 - July 21, 2017

Leona (Paradis) Plourde, 94, passed away peacefully on July 21, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on September 30, 1922 in Eagle Lake, ME to the parents of Hector and Florida Paradis. Leona moved to Connecticut in 1957 and worked at Colt Firearms for 30 years until she retired to Ellenton, FL where she remained until 2003. She then returned to Connecticut...
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Scott K. Lanz

September 18, 1956 - July 20, 2017

Scott Karmen Lanz, 60, an 18-year resident of Vernon, husband, son, brother, and dear friend, died peacefully on July 20, 2017, at his home in Connecticut, surrounded by his loved ones. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in June 2016, and waged a courageous battle for over a year. Scott grew up in Ellington, and was a 1974 graduate of...
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Helen C. Sheldon

January 12, 1915 - July 19, 2017

Helen (Covington) Sheldon, also known as Billie, 102, of West Suffield, widow of William H. Sheldon, passed away Wednesday, July 19, at the Atrium at Cardinal Drive in Agawam, MA. Born in West Suffield on January 12, 1915 to the late William and Florence (Rose) Covington, she was a life-long resident. She graduated from the Suffield Academy, class of...
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Kevin Jonathan Champagne

November 25, 1977 - July 18, 2017

Kevin “Guido” Jonathan Champagne, 39, of Manchester, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at his home. Born in Bristol on November 25, 1977, son of Pamela (Nigro) Champagne of Stafford Springs and the late Walter Champagne, Sr., he was raised in Simsbury and Granby and attended St. Mary School in Simsbury and Granby Memorial High...
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Christina Marie Pugliese

February 11, 1987 - July 18, 2017

Christina Pugliese, of Enfield, CT, passed away unexpectedly at home on July 18, 2017 at the age of 30. A strong, intelligent and independent young woman, she was also a single mother. While raising her daughter, Destiny Leigh, Christina worked full time, attended Destiny’s dance recitals, acquired professional certificates and studied for her degree....
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Stuart A. Cotler

March 15, 1962 - July 18, 2017

Stuart A. Cotler, 55, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Kim (McCormack) Cotler, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Born in Queens, NY to Jerrold Cotler and the late Gloria (Zakman) Post, he has been a resident of South Windsor for over 30 years and was a member of Temple Beth Hillel in South Windsor. Stuart earned his bachelor&rsquo...
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Robert H. Dowling

June 6, 1931 - July 17, 2017

Robert “Bob” H. Dowling, of Suffield and formerly of Old Saybrook and Simsbury, died July 17, 2017. Born in Naugatuck, June 6, 1931, he was the son of the late Raymond P. and Evelyn (Daly) Dowling. He leaves his wife of 62 years, Mary (Derwin) Dowling; his loving children Brian and his wife Susan of Winsted and Susan of Suffield; and his four grandchildren...
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Clarke King

July 17, 1946 - July 17, 2017

Clarke King, 71, of Hartford, beloved husband of the late Loretta (Byrd) King, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, July 17, 2017. Born in Hartford to the late James and Elizabeth (Franklin) King, he has been a Hartford resident all of his life and was a member of St. Michael Church in Hartford. Clarke worked as the supervisor for the City of Hartford Parks...
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Lawrence A. Slitt

May 3, 1947 - July 17, 2017

Lawrence Alan Slitt, 70, of Bloomfield, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017. Born in Hartford, son of the late Aaron and Rhoda (Danen) Slitt he was a life long resident. He earned his undergraduate degree and Juris Doctor from UCONN and had worked in the insurance industry for his professional career. He was an avid Yankee and UCONN Huskie fan. He leaves his sister Judy...
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Richard P. Marcous

February 10, 1949 - July 16, 2017

Richard P. Marcous, 68, of Vernon, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Fox Hill Center with his family at his side. Born in Biddeford, Maine, the son of the late Paul and Marion (Hilton) Marcous, he grew up and lived in Winchester, Massachusetts, Vernon, and East Berlin, returning to Vernon recently. He was a graduate of Winchester...
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Karen Dalrymple

July 16, 2017

Karen Lenentine Dalrymple, 60, of West Suffield, CT died Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, after a 4 year battle with Cancer. Karen was born in Bangor, ME. She grew up in South Windsor, CT and graduated from South Windsor High School in 1974. She worked at the Aetna for over 30 years before she took early retirement. She went on to...
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Lawrence J. Coppedge

March 1, 1957 - July 15, 2017

Lawrence L. Coppedge, 60, of Hartford, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Lawrence was born in Richmond, VA on March 1, 1957, son of the late Emma Jane (Hawley) Coppedge, and grew up in Hartford. Lawrence was a devoted child of God under the ministry of Pastor Cleo White at Kingdom Community Church in Windsor and most recently under the...
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Jacqueline C. Donaghue

September 18, 1925 - July 15, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jacqueline C. Donaghue. Short, feisty and forever young Jacqueline died on Saturday, July 15, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born September 18, 1925 in Hartford she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret (Kuehnel) Crowley. Jackie was raised in Hartford and graduated in 1943 from Weaver High School. Jackie...
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Paul M. Vivolo

July 1, 1963 - July 14, 2017

Paul M. Vivolo, 54, of Rockville, beloved husband of Maria (Martinez) Vivolo, passed away suddenly on Friday, July 14, 2017. Born in Hartford, the son of the late John and Marilyn (Waterhouse) Vivolo, he grew up and lived in Wethersfield before moving to Rockville in 2008. He was a graduate of Wethersfield High School, Class of 1982. Paul was a police...
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Corinne O. Eckhardt

February 16, 1911 - July 14, 2017

Corinne O. Eckhardt, 106, of Ellington, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 14, 2017 at McLean Care Center in Simsbury. Born in Rockville, the daughter of the late Oswald and Elizabeth (Hartman) Eckhardt, she grew up and lived most of her life in Manchester, Ellington, and Vernon before moving to Simsbury seven years ago. Prior to her retirement,...
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Alice Nowakowski

January 11, 1958 - July 14, 2017

Alice Nowakowski, 59, of Hartford, beloved wife for 35 years of the late Richard Leon Nowakowski, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 14, 2017, at her home. Born in Stalowa Wola, Poland on January 11, 1958, daughter of Natalie Hank of Hartford and the late Adolf Hank, she was raised in Poland until the age of six when she immigrated to the United...
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Jeremiah Jay O'Leary

May 15, 1975 - July 14, 2017

Jeremiah T. “Jay” O’Leary Jr., 42, of Manchester passed away peacefully on Friday, July 14, 2017 surrounded by his family after a brief but fierce battle with cancer. As sick as Jay was, he still went each day with the strong work ethic and determination that he was famous for. He wouldn’t let cancer change who he was or how he did things. Jay had a...
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Marion Gegetskas

January 27, 1944 - July 14, 2017

Marion “Cookie” Gegetskas, 73 of Granby, entered eternal peace on July 14, 2017, at home with her family and her faithful companion, Amy, by her side. She was the daughter of the late Joseph N. Lata. Besides her beloved husband of 42 years, Robert B. Gegetskas, she is survived by her son Mark Morell and his wife Dina of Enfield and two daughters,...
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Marie Irene Lemrise

June 21, 1921 - July 13, 2017

Marie (Irene) Lemrise, 96, of West Suffield, beloved wife of Raymond Lemrise, peacefully passed away on Thursday, July 13, 2017. Irene was born in New Bedford, MA on June 21, 1921, the youngest of 18 children and daughter of the late Alphonse Foisy and Eleanor (Giroux) Foisy. She attended school in Massachusetts and on July 4, 1940 married the love of her...
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Francis P. Shea

May 10, 1935 - July 13, 2017

Francis Paul Shea, 82, of Simsbury, passed on to eternal life on Thursday, July 13, 2017, after a short illness. He is survived by his wife, the former Pilar Albiac Barcelo, of Maella, Spain, whom he married on June 10, 1957. Frank was born on May 10, 1935 in Hartford, CT, to the late Thomas F. and Mabel Lewis Shea. The youngest of seven...
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Kathryn Rose Calnen

May 28, 1931 - July 12, 2017

Kathryn Rose Calnen, 86, beloved wife of the late Raymond G. Calnen, Jr., passed away on July 12, 2017 while at Saint Francis Hospital surrounded by her family. Kathryn, who was known as Kay, was born in Hartford on May 28, 1931, daughter of the late Thomas Francis O’Malley and Rose Mary (Cunningham) O’Malley, and resided in Windsor for her...
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Helen A. Boczar

February 6, 1922 - July 12, 2017

Helen A. Boczar, 95, of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Adolphe J. Boczar, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at her home. Born in East Hampton, MA to the late Aloysius and Julia (Blazej) Woytanis, she has been a Windsor resident for over 66 years and was a member of St. Gabriel Church in Windsor. Helen’s main passion in life was her family...
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Matthew W. Smith

December 24, 1961 - July 11, 2017

Matthew W. Smith, 55 of North Granby, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, after an accident on East Street in North Granby. Born in Hartford, son of the late Watson Long and Gladys Orpha (Dewey) Smith he was a lifelong resident and raised on his family farm, Long Farm on Case Street. He has resided at Ox Box Farm on East Street the past 30 years where he was known for...
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Thomas J. Modzelesky, Sr.

November 11, 1918 - July 11, 2017

MODZELESKY. Thomas J. Modzelesky, Sr., 98, of Suffield, Beloved husband of the late Rose (Phillips) Modzelesky passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born November 11, 1918 in Suffield, son of the late Peter and Mary (Kasulinous) Modzelesky, he had lived in Suffield his whole life. Tom was employed by Roncari Industries as a...
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Patricia Ellen Frasca

October 9, 1938 - July 10, 2017

Patricia Ellen (Donlon) Frasca, 78, of South Windsor, CT, and formerly a long-time resident of East Hartford, died on July 10, 2017. She was the beloved wife of the late Paul V. Frasca Sr. and devoted mother of Paul V. Frasca Jr. with granddaughter Megan Conley-Frasca of Myrtle Beach, SC; the late James P. Frasca; John T. Frasca and his wife Jill with grandchildren...
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Barry Henry Obedzinski

February 11, 1918 - July 10, 2017

Barry Henry Obedzinski, 99, of Vernon, passed away on July 10, 2017 while at Fox Hill Medical Center. He was born in New Bedford, MA to the late Walter and Stella (Stankiewicz) Obedzinski on February 11, 1918. He moved to Hartford at sixteen years old. Seven years later he would marry the love of his life, Catherine (Wynn), spending 46 wonderful years together...
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Mae F. Hicks

March 28, 1921 - July 8, 2017

Mae F. (Green) Hicks, 96, of Hartford, beloved wife for 58 years of the late Ralph D. Hicks, Sr., passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017 in Windsor. Born in Dawson, GA on March 28, 1921, daughter of the late Eston Green and Florence “Flossie” Mae (Robinson) McKindley, she moved to Hartford with her family as a young girl and attended...
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Richard J. Nurge

March 4, 1961 - July 8, 2017

Richard J Nurge of East Hartland , husband of Mandana (Mandy Hopper) Nurge, passed on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Born in Hackensack NJ , son of Ann (Habenstein) Nurge and the late Conrad R Nurge Sr of Avon, he spent 50 of his 56 years in the area. He graduated Avon Old Farms in 1979 and Babson College in 1983. His 30-year Sales career concentrated in the FI-tech industry...
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Patrick Ruddy

July 7, 2017

Patrick M. Ruddy, 60, of Windsor passed away peacefully on Friday, July 7, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Mr. Ruddy was a graduate of Windsor High School and the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. He was employed by Hamilton Standard for 20 years. Patrick was predeceased by his father, Gordon Ruddy. He leaves his mother, Arlene Ruddy of Windsor and his much...
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Isabella S. Allen

January 24, 1942 - July 7, 2017

Isabella S. Allen, 75, of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Vincent C. Allen, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 7, 2017 at her home. Born in St. Ann, Jamaica to the late Charles and Alberta Shaw, she has been a Windsor resident for most of her life and was a member of the Pentecostal Church of Faith in Bloomfield. Isabella worked as an elderly care agent for...
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Emalyn Doris Heimall

January 7, 2015 - July 7, 2017

An exceptionally beautiful soul and spirit, an extraordinary love and simple joy will be remembered by those who knew Emalyn Doris Heimall, born January 7, 2015 and departed July 7, 2017. Along with her intense passion for music, Emalyn loved her family and spent most days with her Mother and Father- Michelle and Lance Heimall, Grandma and Grandpa- Veronica and Clifford...
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Robert Martin

May 25, 1954 - July 7, 2017

Robert “Bob” Martin, 63, of Windsor, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Hartford on May 25, 1954, son of the late Raymond and Louise Martin, he was lifelong resident of Windsor and a graduate of St. Gabriel School and Windsor High School, Class of 1973. After high school,...
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Nicholas G. Vallindras

September 3, 1931 - July 5, 2017

Nicholas G. Vallindras, “Nick, Daddy Rudders, University of Rudders and Mr. “V.” age 85, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2017, at his home in West Suffield, Connecticut. He was born on September 3, 1931, in San Francisco. California, to the late George and Koula (Melanitis) Vallindras, originally from Naxos, Greece, largest...
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Nicholas G. Vallindras

September 3, 1931 - July 5, 2017

Nicholas G. Vallindras, “Nick, Daddy Rudders, University of Rudders and Mr. “V.” age 85, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2017, at his home in West Suffield, Connecticut. He was born on September 3, 1931, in San Francisco. California, to the late George and Koula (Melanitis) Vallindras, originally from Greece; and who having also...
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Martha A. Fraher

October 26, 1942 - July 5, 2017

Martha A. (Zelenski) Fraher, 74, of South Windsor beloved wife of the late Arnold Fraher, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Born in Eden Born, PA on October 26, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Ann (Gaydos) Zelenski. Martha was a great lover and champion of animals. Martha leaves behind her son Eric Rankin and his...
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