William Markavich Sr., 71, of Plantsville, beloved husband of Denise (Johndrow) Markavich, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family at his side on Oct. 2, 2018. The son of Adolph and Madeline (Gilbert) Markavich, he was born and raised in New Britain. After graduating, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps and served in Vietnam. He retired from the USPS in 2007.
Left to miss him are his children, William and wife, Cathy, Aaron, Derick, USAF Master Sgt. David and wife, Jessica, and Danielle, and a sister, Madeline and her husband, Timothy Sullivan. He also leaves behind his beloved grandchildren, Kaylee, Sebastian, Grace, Sean, Lilyana, Meghan, Lucas, Damien, Cayden, and a 10th on the way. Additionally, he is survived by many nieces and nephews.
A time of visitation will be held Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at New Britain Memorial-Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave, New Britain, followed by his Celebration of Life from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Burial will full military honors will follow in State Veterans Cemetery, Middletown. For directions or online messages, please visit www.newbritainsagarino.com .