Obituaries

Monday 08/20/2018
richard-john-dick-carroll Richard John 'Dick' Carroll
icon Posted: 20 August 2018 [07:53 PM]

Richard John “Dick” Carroll left us on Aug. 14, 2018, joining in heaven his wife and best friend Barbara, six months to…

mitzi-kohl Mitzi Kohl
icon Posted: 20 August 2018 [07:52 PM]

Funeral services for Mitzi Kohl will be held Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at…

teofil-baginski Teofil Baginski
icon Posted: 20 August 2018 [07:52 PM]

Teofil Baginski, 92, of New Britain, died on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Alfreda (Borawska) Baginski for…

henry-cyr-jr Henry Cyr Jr.
icon Posted: 20 August 2018 [07:50 PM]

Henry Cyr Jr., 81, of New Britain, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, with his family by his side. Born in Keegan,…

battiste-peter-bud-russo Battiste Peter 'Bud' Russo
icon Posted: 20 August 2018 [07:49 PM]

Battiste Peter “Bud” Russo, 95, widower of Antoinette (DeFazio) Russo, passed away peacefully on Aug. 19. Bud was born in New Britain,…

Sunday 08/19/2018
anthony-tony-william-carson Anthony 'Tony' William Carson
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:09 PM]

Anthony “Tony” William Carson, 97, of Berlin, passed into eternal rest on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, surrounded by his family. Anthony was…

felipe-morales Felipe Morales
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:08 PM]

Felipe Morales, 79, of New Britain, loving husband of Judith Morales, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at UConn Health Center…

james-j-ross-jr James J. Ross Jr.
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:07 PM]

James J. Ross Jr., 73, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. He was the devoted…

mary-mitzi-t-kohl Mary 'Mitzi' T. Kohl
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:07 PM]

On Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, Mary (Mitzi) Theresa Kohl, 79, was called home to her Lord. Mitzi was the daughter of Mary…

barbara-j-santacroce Barbara J. Santacroce
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:05 PM]

Barbara J. Santacroce, 85, of Avon, widow of Andrew Santacroce, passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Born Jan. 5, 1933,…

Patricia Rowell
icon Posted: 19 August 2018 [09:04 PM]

Patricia Rowell, 93, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Aug. 13, 2018. She was born on May 19, 1925, in Fort Kent, Maine, to George and Elizabeth (Lahey) Savage and was one of six children. Patricia was a…

Friday 08/17/2018
Leanne Marie Mangan Valengavich
icon Posted: 17 August 2018 [05:52 PM]

For God so needed another angel, that he called home his handmaiden. Leanne Marie (Mangan) Valengavich died at 9 a.m. on Aug. 17, 2018. She died in peace surrounded by her family in hospice care at the Hospital of Central…

Thursday 08/16/2018
carrie-anderson-simmons Carrie (Anderson) Simmons
icon Posted: 16 August 2018 [09:04 PM]

Carrie (Anderson) Simmons, 79, of Manchester, passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Born in Louisa, Va., she was…

Gary J. Kordek
icon Posted: 16 August 2018 [09:04 PM]

Gary J. Kordek, 60, of New Britain, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at an area convalescent home. Born in New Britain, the son of the late Stanley and Julia (Orioli) Kordek, he was a lifelong resident. He was a member…

Wednesday 08/15/2018
janina-k-patykowski Janina K. Patykowski
icon Posted: 15 August 2018 [07:20 PM]

Janina K. Patykowski, 89, of New Britain, passed away peacefully at Hartford Hospital on Aug. 13, 2018. Janina was born on…

Tuesday 08/14/2018
robert-armand-drieu Robert Armand Drieu
icon Posted: 14 August 2018 [08:33 PM]

Robert Armand Drieu, 85, of Madeira Beach, Fla., and Newington, Conn., passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Robert was born in Hartford,…

irene-mae-knopf Irene Mae Knopf
icon Posted: 14 August 2018 [08:07 PM]

Irene Mae Knopf, 82, of Kensington, wife of Richard Knopf, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at Ledgecrest Healthcare Center.…

elizabeth-louise-peterson-perrotta Elizabeth Louise (Peterson) Perrotta
icon Posted: 14 August 2018 [08:06 PM]

Elizabeth Louise (Peterson) Perrotta, 86, originally of New Britain, Conn., and resident of Bristol, Conn., passed peacefully at home Monday, Aug. 6,…

jane-mariette-cyr-carrier Jane Mariette Cyr (Carrier)
icon Posted: 14 August 2018 [08:06 PM]

Jane Mariette Cyr (Carrier) passed away on Aug. 10, 2018, at The Pines in Bristol, Conn., after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.…

capt-hector-lopez Capt. Hector Lopez
icon Posted: 14 August 2018 [08:05 PM]

Capt. Hector Lopez, age 59, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at Memorial - Sloan Kettering Hospital…

Monday 08/13/2018
june-m-cleveland June M. Cleveland
icon Posted: 13 August 2018 [08:55 PM]

June M. Cleveland, 91, former longtime resident of Plainville, passed away on Aug. 10, 2018, at the Governer’s House in Simsbury. She…

nancy-a-zwick Nancy A. Zwick
icon Posted: 13 August 2018 [08:55 PM]

Nancy A. Zwick, 79, daughter of the late Fred and Tillie (Nashenweng) Zwick, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. Born in New…

david-haynes-dipaola David Haynes DiPaola
icon Posted: 13 August 2018 [08:54 PM]

The family of David Haynes DiPaola is very saddened by his passing on Aug. 6, 2018. David Haynes DiPaola of Fairfield and…

Bernice A. Chase
icon Posted: 13 August 2018 [08:53 PM]

Bernice A. Chase, 81, of New Britain, formerly of Newington and Wethersfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at the Jerome Home. Born on Sept. 1, 1936, in New Britain, Bernice was the daughter of the late Alfred…

Sunday 08/12/2018
polly-welsh-chamberlain Polly Welsh Chamberlain
icon Posted: 12 August 2018 [09:26 PM]

Polly Welsh Chamberlain, 67, of Broad Brook, passed away on Aug. 10, 2018, surrounded by family and friends, after a courageous 11-year…

jozef-polys Jozef Polys
icon Posted: 12 August 2018 [09:25 PM]

Jozef Polys, 76, beloved husband of Janina (Kolc) Polys, passed away on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. He will be dearly missed by…

christine-kaminski Christine Kaminski
icon Posted: 12 August 2018 [09:25 PM]

Christine Kaminski, 71, lifelong resident of New Britain, and the beloved wife of Alan M. Kaminski, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 9,…

Paul Dabrowski
icon Posted: 12 August 2018 [09:24 PM]

Paul Dabrowski, 94, of Clifton, N.J., and formerly of Kensington, Conn., died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. Born in Podlaski, Poland, he came to the U.S. after World War II and settled in the Bronx, N.Y. Paul then resided in…

Friday 08/10/2018
jean-r-martin Jean R. Martin
icon Posted: 10 August 2018 [07:08 PM]

Jean R. Martin, 77, of New Britain, Conn., died Aug. 7, 2018. Jean was born in Ste. Anne Madawaska, Maine, and was…

anna-myslak Anna Myslak
icon Posted: 10 August 2018 [07:07 PM]

Anna Myslak, 91, of Berlin, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, with her family at her side.…

Thursday 08/09/2018
mary-kowalczyk-zera Mary (Kowalczyk) Zera
icon Posted: 09 August 2018 [08:57 PM]

Mary (Kowalczyk) Zera, 89, widow of Stefan Zera, of Farmington, passed peacefully into God’s arms on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. She…

julia-vigo Julia Vigo
icon Posted: 09 August 2018 [08:56 PM]

Julia Vigo, 76, of New Britain, widow of Antonio R. Vigo, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Autumn Lake…

Wednesday 08/08/2018
ann-tomczewski-chorzempa Ann (Tomczewski) Chorzempa
icon Posted: 08 August 2018 [07:12 PM]

Ann (Tomczewski) Chorzempa, 93, went home to Heaven on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Daughter of the late John and Agatha (Izdebska) Tomczewski,…

Tuesday 08/07/2018
junelle-m-giannini Junelle M. Giannini
icon Posted: 07 August 2018 [07:52 PM]

Junelle M. Giannini, 75, of New Britain, Conn., and Old Saybrook, Conn., passed away peacefully Sunday, August 5, 2018, at home with…

anne-amenta-ferrante Anne (Amenta) Ferrante
icon Posted: 07 August 2018 [07:52 PM]

Anne (Amenta) Ferrante, 96, of Berlin, widow of Joseph Ferrante, died early Tuesday morning at Apple Rehab in Cromwell. Born in New…

Monday 08/06/2018
annette-dulac Annette Dulac
icon Posted: 06 August 2018 [08:22 PM]

Annette Dulac, 78, of Plainville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, at Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford, surrounded by her loving family.…

tracey-ann-wieczorek Tracey Ann Wieczorek
icon Posted: 06 August 2018 [08:22 PM]

Tracey Ann Wieczorek, 41, of Unionville, passed away on August 4, 2018, at Hartford Hospital. She was born on February 26, 1977,…

judith-robinson-kulak Judith Robinson Kulak
icon Posted: 06 August 2018 [08:21 PM]

Judith Robinson Kulak, aged 76, of West Hartford, Conn., graduate of Weaver High School in 1959 and Moravian College in 1963, passed…

John Ciarcia
icon Posted: 06 August 2018 [08:20 PM]

John Ciarcia, Jr., 71, Old Lyme, Conn., died Aug. 4, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

carol-pelletier-sirois Carol (Pelletier) Sirois
icon Posted: 06 August 2018 [08:16 PM]

Carol (Pelletier) Sirois, 66, of New Britain, passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, surrounded by the love and comfort of her family.…

Sunday 08/05/2018
carmelina-calafiore-bordonaro Carmelina (Calafiore) Bordonaro
icon Posted: 05 August 2018 [08:45 PM]

Carmelina (Calafiore) Bordonaro, 90, of Plainville, formerly of New Britain, died Aug. 3, 2018, surrounded by her family. Born on June…

joyce-e-stevens-dunn Joyce E. (Stevens) Dunn
icon Posted: 05 August 2018 [08:45 PM]

Funeral services for Joyce E. Dunn will be held Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at 9 a.m. from the Farrell Funeral Home,…

robert-m-olson Robert M. Olson
icon Posted: 05 August 2018 [08:44 PM]

Robert M. Olson, 59, of Berlin, died peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, with his family by his side. Bob was the…

Saturday 08/04/2018
Bobbie-Jo Willey
icon Posted: 04 August 2018 [10:29 AM]

Joyce Grant, 84, Manchester, CT died July 28, 2018. shakerfuneralhome.com…

Patricia A. (Dziadowicz) Cook
icon Posted: 04 August 2018 [10:29 AM]

Patricia A. (Dziadowicz) Cook. Patricia, 72, passed away August 2, 2018, at her home. She is survived by her husband, John Cook; sons, John and Steven; grandchildren, Cara and Blaze; and brother, Edward Dziadowicz. Funeral services will be private.…

Joyce Grant
icon Posted: 04 August 2018 [10:29 AM]

Joyce Grant, 84, Manchester, CT died July 28, 2018. shakerfuneralhome.com…

Friday 08/03/2018
Regina Fadziewicz
icon Posted: 03 August 2018 [07:46 PM]

Regina Fadziewicz, 88, passed away peacefully at Live Well in Plantsville, on August 2, 2018. She was born on July 12, 1930, in Poland to the late Alexander and Urszula (Auguc) Szematowicz. In 1949 Regina married the late Walerian…

brenda-turgeon Brenda Turgeon
icon Posted: 03 August 2018 [07:45 PM]

Brenda Turgeon, 50, of New Britain, passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at the Hospital of Central CT in New Britain.…

Thursday 08/02/2018
Mrs. Ann Drobnis McMenamin Reynolds
icon Posted: 02 August 2018 [07:50 PM]

Mrs. Ann Drobnis McMenamin Reynolds died peacefully at the age of 100 on Saturday, June 30, 2018, in Sarasota, Fla. She was born to Walter and Ellen Martusis Drobnis on March 10, 1918, in New Britain, Conn. She was baptized…

brandon-kershaw Brandon Kershaw
icon Posted: 02 August 2018 [07:50 PM]

Brandon Kershaw, 30, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New…