Obituaries

Friday 05/25/2018
orson-roy-rothkopf Orson "Roy" Rothkopf
icon Posted: 25 May 2018 [07:34 PM]

Orson “Roy” Rothkopf, 72, of Washington, Mass., and New Britain, Conn., peacefully passed away in the early morning of May 25, 2018.…

john-w-thomas John W. Thomas
Updated
icon Posted: 25 May 2018 [07:34 PM]

John W. Thomas, 79, of New Britain, Conn., died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain…

Mr. Douglas M. Wright
icon Posted: 25 May 2018 [07:33 PM]

Mr. Douglas M. Wright John J. Ferry and Sons Funeral Home, www.jferryfh.com…

christopher-donald-norton Christopher Donald Norton
icon Posted: 25 May 2018 [07:30 PM]

Christopher Donald Norton, 36, of Kensington, husband of Nakita Norton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at St. Francis Hospital…

Thursday 05/24/2018
louis-e-lombardo Louis E. Lombardo
icon Posted: 24 May 2018 [09:05 PM]

Louis E. Lombardo, 76, of Newington, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Hartford Hospital. He was the beloved husband of…

Kenneth Clark
icon Posted: 24 May 2018 [09:05 PM]

Kenneth Clark, 48, New Britain, Conn., died May 13, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

Monday 05/21/2018
Frank Maisonet
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:30 PM]

Frank Maisonet, 58, of New Britain, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. He is survived by his siblings, Jose Maisonet and Nancy, Robert Maisonet and his fiancé, Julie Annunziata, David Maisonet, Sandra Maisonet of Bennington, Vt., and many…

joseph-h-harper-jr Joseph H. Harper Jr.
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:30 PM]

Joseph H. Harper Jr., 70, of Berlin, former State Senator and longtime New Britain resident, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018, at…

wendy-m-grosso Wendy M. Grosso
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:29 PM]

Wendy M. Grosso, 56, of Farmington, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Married for 34 years, she…

faith-scalise-churchill Faith (Scalise) Churchill
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:28 PM]

Faith (Scalise) Churchill, 77, of Berlin, wife of John Preston Churchill, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, May 21, 2018, surrounded…

antonio-g-perez Antonio G. Perez
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:28 PM]

Antonio G. Perez, 59, of New Britain, Conn., died Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Conneticut at New Britain…

angel-kiki-colon Angel 'Kiki' Colon
icon Posted: 21 May 2018 [09:27 PM]

Angel “Kiki” Colon, 64, of New Britain, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 19, at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, following an…

Sunday 05/20/2018
mary-m-deutsch-andrecs Mary M. (Deutsch) Andrecs
icon Posted: 20 May 2018 [09:05 PM]

Mary M. (Deutsch) Andrecs, 91, formerly of New Britain, died Friday May 18, 2018, in Long Island, N.Y. Born in…

Friday 05/18/2018
Andrew J. Pilewski
icon Posted: 18 May 2018 [06:10 PM]

Andrew J. Pilewski, 62, of New Britain, Conn., passed away Friday, May 11, 2018, at the VA Hospital in West Haven, Conn., after a brief illness. Andrew was born in New Britain, Conn., and was the son of the late…

marie-l-gervais-albert Marie L. (Gervais) Albert
icon Posted: 18 May 2018 [06:09 PM]

Marie L. (Gervais) Albert, 87, of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, New…

Thursday 05/17/2018
pawel-k-skowronski Pawel K. Skowronski
icon Posted: 17 May 2018 [07:04 PM]

Pawel K. Skowronski, 40, beloved son to Zbigniew and Bozena (Burnos) Skowronski of New Britain, passed away unexpectedly on May 16, 2018.…

Wednesday 05/16/2018
linda-goodwill-kogut Linda (Goodwill) Kogut
icon Posted: 16 May 2018 [09:12 PM]

Linda (Goodwill) Kogut, 76 of Plainville, passed away Saturday May 12, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. She…

stanley-w-lesinski Stanley W. Lesinski
icon Posted: 16 May 2018 [09:12 PM]

Stanley W. Lesinski, 101, of New Britain, died peacefully in the company of his family on Tuesday evening, May 15 after a…

Tuesday 05/15/2018
mary-l-greenlaw Mary L. Greenlaw
icon Posted: 15 May 2018 [08:41 PM]

Mary L. Greenlaw, 92, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 12, 2018. She was born in Vt., to the…

charles-d-damore-sr Charles D. D'Amore Sr.
icon Posted: 15 May 2018 [02:09 PM]

Our beloved father Charles D. D’Amore Sr., 75, of Bristol, Conn., formerly of New Britain, Conn., passed away peacefully in his sleep…

Sunday 05/13/2018
michael-b-donnelly-sr Michael B. Donnelly Sr.
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:47 PM]

Michael B. Donnelly Sr., 76, of New Britain, died Friday, May 11, 2018, at Hartford Hospital, with loving family by his side.…

genevieve-theresa-zaniewski-stachelek Genevieve Theresa (Zaniewski) Stachelek
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:46 PM]

With heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of our beloved mother and grandmother, Genevieve Theresa (Zaniewski) Stachelek, 86, of Kensington. The…

arvid-h-joe-ritchie Arvid H. 'Joe' Ritchie
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:46 PM]

Arvid H. Ritchie, “Joe,” 79, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and formerly of Kensington, Conn., passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018,…

lois-m-sullivan Lois M. Sullivan
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:44 PM]

Lois M. Sullivan passed peacefully from this life on Friday, May 11, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, at the Hospital of…

margaret-vanderbilt-shepard Margaret (Vanderbilt) Shepard
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:43 PM]

Margaret (Vanderbilt) Shepard, known as Peggy, 92, died peacefully at Avery Heights in Hartford. She attended the Oxford School in…

irene-sacco-campana Irene (Sacco) Campana
icon Posted: 13 May 2018 [08:40 PM]

Irene (Sacco) Campana, 97, of New Britain, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 8, 2018. She was born in Kelares, Pa., to the…

Friday 05/11/2018
walter-boe-myska Walter 'Boe' Myska
icon Posted: 11 May 2018 [08:48 PM]

Walter “Boe” Myska, 74, of New Britain, passed away following a brief illness on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Hartford Hospital. Born…

michael-a-bittner Michael A. Bittner
icon Posted: 11 May 2018 [08:47 PM]

Michael A. Bittner, 73, of Southington, passed away on Wednesday, May 9 at home. He was the husband of Heidi (Kuhr) Bittner…

florence-e-kulak Florence E. Kulak
icon Posted: 11 May 2018 [08:46 PM]

Florence E. Kulak, 92, of Basking Ridge N.J., died peacefully at her home Thursday, May 3, 2018. Born in New Britain, Conn.,…

Thursday 05/10/2018
Richard Burkhart
icon Posted: 10 May 2018 [08:53 PM]

Richard Burkhart, 60, of Kensington, loving husband of Nancy Anne (Zarotney) Burkhart, died Monday at The Hospital of Central Conn., New Britain. Born in Worchester, Mass., the son of Wallace and Eileen (Frye) Burkhart of Ky.; he served in the…

Rena Marquis
icon Posted: 10 May 2018 [08:52 PM]

Rena Marquis, 96, New Britain, Conn., died May 6, 2018. Arrangements: Funeral Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. from the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, Conn., and 10 a.m. at St. Jerome Church, New Britain, Conn. Burial will…

Wednesday 05/09/2018
Thomas Robert Shaw
icon Posted: 09 May 2018 [09:33 PM]

Thomas Robert Shaw, born October 13, 1953, passed May 6, 2018, son of Delores and Earl Shaw. He leaves behind two brothers, David and Earl Shaw from West Hartford; his son, James and daughter, Laura Shaw both of Norwich;…

Raymond H. Gallant Sr.
icon Posted: 09 May 2018 [09:32 PM]

Raymond H. Gallant Sr., 61, of Plainville, and formerly of Newington, passed away unexpectedly on May 5, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Conn. Born on May 29, 1956, Ray was the beloved husband of Linda (Willard) Gallant and the…

rev-norma-andrus-rust Rev. Norma Andrus Rust
icon Posted: 09 May 2018 [09:32 PM]

The Rev. Norma Andrus Rust, 86, of Simsbury, wife of the late Frank J. Rust, passed away peacefully Monday, May 7, 2018.…

Tuesday 05/08/2018
doris-gottlin-aiudi Doris (Gottlin) Aiudi
icon Posted: 08 May 2018 [05:40 PM]

Doris (Gottlin) Aiudi, 91, of New Britain, and Westbrook, wife of the late Joseph J. Aiudi, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018,…

ruth-irene-jahn-kopcyk Ruth Irene (Jahn) Kopcyk
icon Posted: 08 May 2018 [05:36 PM]

Ruth Irene (Jahn) Kopcyk, 82, passed away peacefully May 5, 2018. Born In Glogau, Germany, to the late Alfred and Irene (Dultze)…

james-c-davis James C. Davis
icon Posted: 08 May 2018 [05:36 PM]

James C. Davis, 89, of New Britain, Conn., was called home Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Cassena Care of New Britain. James…

Fernande Fern (Boissonneau) Roy
icon Posted: 08 May 2018 [05:35 PM]

Fernande “Fern” (Boissonneau) Roy, 101 of Plainville, beloved wife of Regis Roy, died peacefully on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Apple Rehab of Farmington Valley, where she reside for only the last six months of her long and independent life.…

Monday 05/07/2018
raymond-j-larson Raymond J. Larson
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:20 PM]

Raymond J. Larson, 71, of Bristol, died on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Bristol Hospital. Raymond was born in Bristol, on December…

kurt-m-talbot Kurt M. Talbot
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:19 PM]

Kurt M. Talbot, 52, of New Britain, Conn., passed away suddenly Saturday, May 5, 2018, at home. Kurt was born June 21,…

Janetta Good
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:19 PM]

Janetta Good, 36, New Haven, Conn., died April, 29, 2018. Shaker- funeralhome.com…

Agnes Jane (Leavy) Osborne
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:18 PM]

Agnes Jane (Leavy) Osborne, 89, of Kensington, widow of Harold LeRoy Osborne, died Sunday night, May 6, 2018, at home with her family at her side. Born in Pittsfield, Mass., Daughter of the late William James Leavy Sr. and the…

Glenn Sprouls
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:18 PM]

Glenn Sprouls, 60, Westbrook, Conn., died April 29, 2018. Shakerfuneralhome.com…

richard-arthur-strout Richard Arthur Strout
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [09:17 PM]

Richard Arthur Strout entered into eternal life on April 27, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cardiac and respiratory illness.…

Sunday 05/06/2018
kathleen-rich-mccrann Kathleen (Rich) McCrann
icon Posted: 06 May 2018 [09:21 PM]

Kathleen (Rich) McCrann, 59, of Bristol, died on Tuesday, May 2, 2018, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. She was born…

yolande-albert-pelletier Yolande (Albert) Pelletier
icon Posted: 06 May 2018 [09:21 PM]

Yolande (Albert) Pelletier, 91, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla. Born in New Brunswick, Canada, the daughter of the…

donald-l-red-russell Donald L. 'Red' Russell
icon Posted: 06 May 2018 [09:20 PM]

Donald L. “Red” Russell, 83, of New Britain, passed away at home on Thursday, May 3, 2018. Born in New Britain,…

dr-james-n-snaden Dr. James N. Snaden
icon Posted: 06 May 2018 [09:17 PM]

Dr. James N. Snaden, loving husband and father, passed away peacefully on May 6, 2018, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis.…

Friday 05/04/2018
helen-parda-simcik Helen (Parda) Simcik
icon Posted: 04 May 2018 [05:40 PM]

Helen (Parda) Simcik, 97, widow of Anthony Simcik Sr. of Kensington, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Thursday, May 3,…

lucile-paulson-smith Lucile Paulson Smith
icon Posted: 04 May 2018 [05:38 PM]

Lucile Paulson Smith of Canandaigua, N.Y., formerly of Nokomis, Fla., passed away on April 27 at the age of 94. She was…