Obituaries

Sunday 07/22/2018
jan-john-wodnicki Jan 'John' Wodnicki
icon Posted: 22 July 2018 [09:13 PM]

Jan Wodnicki, 91, of New Britain, died on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Born in Poland to the late Stanislaw and Maria…

Friday 07/20/2018
henry-t-talalaj Henry T. Talalaj
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:47 PM]

Henry T. Talalaj, 86, a lifelong resident of New Britain, died in the comfort of his home on Thursday, July 12, 2018,…

barbara-dahlberg-blackston Barbara Dahlberg Blackston
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:46 PM]

Barbara Dahlberg Blackston, 92, of Dunwoody, Ga., died July 18, 2018. She was born on March 13, 1926, in New Britain,…

Barbara L. Berntson
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:44 PM]

Barbara L. Berntson, 88, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 19, 2018. Born on October 2, 1929, she was the daughter of Lennart and Elsie (Young) Berntson. Barbara was a lifelong New Britain resident, graduating New Britain High School, Class…

mrs-edith-edie-robbins-van-valkenburgh Mrs. Edith 'Edie' (Robbins) Van Valkenburgh
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:43 PM]

Mrs. Edith “Edie” (Robbins) Van Valkenburgh, of Newington, Conn., and Lady Lake, Fla., passed away peacefully at home on December 25, 2017,…

mr-richard-dick-van-valkenburgh Mr. Richard 'Dick Van' Valkenburgh
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:43 PM]

Mr. Richard “Dick Van” Valkenburgh, of Newington, Conn., and Lady Lake, Fla., passed away peacefully at home on April 28, 2011, at…

Joan Stacey
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:41 PM]

Joan Stacey, 70, Bristol, Conn., died July 19, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

Wanda Skonieczny
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:41 PM]

Wanda Skonieczny, 90, Colchester, Conn., died July 18, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

charles-f-pagano-sr Charles F. Pagano Sr.
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:40 PM]

Charles F. Pagano Sr., 68, of Plainville, died Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut. Born in Hartford, the…

mildred-mili-mary-huber-day Mildred 'Mili' Mary (Huber) Day
icon Posted: 20 July 2018 [06:39 PM]

Mildred “Mili” Mary (Huber) Day, 75, of Kensington, passed from cardiac complications on Wednesday at Hartford Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.…

Thursday 07/19/2018
paulette-m-sheehan Paulette M. Sheehan
icon Posted: 19 July 2018 [08:45 PM]

Paulette M. Sheehan, 72, passed away on July 11, 2018, surrounded by family. Paulette was born in Hartford, on October 11,…

waclaw-jarosz Waclaw Jarosz
icon Posted: 19 July 2018 [08:44 PM]

Waclaw Jarosz, 83, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at a local convalescent home. Born in…

Wednesday 07/18/2018
Bernard Gudeahn
icon Posted: 18 July 2018 [08:32 PM]

Bernard Gudeahn, 71, New Britain, Conn., died Apr. 10, 2018. SHAKERFUNERAL HOME.COM…

carl-m-nauss Carl M. Nauss
icon Posted: 18 July 2018 [08:31 PM]

Carl M. Nauss, 35, of New Britain, Conn., died unexpectedly Monday, July 16, 2018, at Hartford Hospital, surrounded by family after a…

Tuesday 07/17/2018
Gordon Losey
icon Posted: 17 July 2018 [06:30 PM]

Gordon Losey, 84, Bristol, Conn., died July 16, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

Edward Bushey III
icon Posted: 17 July 2018 [06:29 PM]

Edward Bushey III, 73, Torrington, Conn., died July 14, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

Monday 07/16/2018
walter-wladyslaw-majcherek Walter (Wladyslaw) Majcherek
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [07:54 PM]

Walter (Wladyslaw) Majcherek, 94, of New Britain, beloved husband of Genowefa Majcherek, died on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at the hospital with…

Mindy Gaeta
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [07:53 PM]

Mindy Gaeta, 77, Hartford, Conn., died July 13, 2018. SHAKERFUNERAL HOME.COM…

Connie Tuttle
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [07:52 PM]

Connie Tuttle, 41, New Britain, Conn., died July 13, 2018. SHAKERFUNERAL HOME.COM…

Sunday 07/15/2018
frank-p-berti Frank P. Berti
icon Posted: 15 July 2018 [08:50 PM]

Frank P. Berti, 60, of Berlin, passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at the Hospital for Special Care, where he had…

Friday 07/13/2018
Edmund Kalinowski
icon Posted: 13 July 2018 [07:16 PM]

Edmund Kalinowski, 72, Newington, Conn., died July 6, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

mary-a-simcik Mary A. Simcik
icon Posted: 13 July 2018 [10:35 AM]

Mary A. Simcik, 95, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at the Jerome Home in New Britain.…

Thursday 07/12/2018
Edward Jones Jr.
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:53 PM]

Edward Jones Jr., 73, Burlington, Conn., died July 11, 2018. Arrangements: Funeral Monday 10 a.m. from the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, Conn. Burial with military honors: Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Britain. Calling hours Sunday…

mary-jane-niedner-fletcher Mary Jane (Niedner) Fletcher
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:52 PM]

Mary Jane (Niedner) Fletcher, 94, of New Britain, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Jerome Home. She was predeceased by three…

Tuesday 07/10/2018
Phyllis G. Todd
icon Posted: 10 July 2018 [07:51 PM]

Phyllis G. Todd, 88, wife of the late Royce C. Todd Jr., passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, July 8, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Britain, Conn., on January 14, 1930, she was the…

Monday 07/09/2018
farida-shamou Farida Shamou
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:12 PM]

Farida Shamou, 88, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 8, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Gewargis Adam Youmara…

neapolis-jones-reynolds Neapolis (Jones) Reynolds
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:11 PM]

Neapolis (Jones) Reynolds, 89, of New Britain, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at her home. She was the loving wife of…

Piotr (Peter) Tyminski
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:07 PM]

Piotr (Peter) Tyminski, 41, husband of Magdalena Berniak and father of Sara and David Tyminski, died unexpectedly after a brief illness. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, July 12 from 6-8 p.m. at the Duksa Family Funeral…

Sunday 07/08/2018
Jerry Kalinowski
icon Posted: 08 July 2018 [09:05 PM]

Jerry Kalinowski, 56, Avon, died July 6, 2018. Arrangements - Funeral Wednesday 8:30 a.m. from the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, and 10 a.m. at Holy Cross Church, New Britain. Burial private: Sacred Heart Cemetery.…

elizabeth-betsy-heather-roberts Elizabeth 'Betsy' Heather Roberts
icon Posted: 08 July 2018 [09:05 PM]

Elizabeth “Betsy” Heather Roberts, 48, of New Britain, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018, in the Vitas Hospice Unit at St. Mary…

Friday 07/06/2018
norma-e-johnson-miller Norma E. (Johnson) Miller
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [07:48 PM]

Norma E. (Johnson) Miller, 73, of Plainville, widow of David W. Miller, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018, unexpectedly at her home.…

daryl-mclellan Daryl McLellan
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [07:48 PM]

Daryl McLellan, 80, of Plainville, passed away peacefully at his home with his wife of 46 years, Sharen by his side on…

Jeffrey Andreana
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [07:47 PM]

Jeffrey Andreana, 52, New London, Conn., died June 25, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

joseph-a-heebee-hebenstreit Joseph A. 'Heebee' Hebenstreit
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [07:41 PM]

Joseph A. “Heebee” Hebenstreit, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2018. He was born in New Britain, Conn., on February 15, 1950,…

Thursday 07/05/2018
marie-terry-calcinari Marie 'Terry' Calcinari
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [08:41 PM]

Marie “Terry” Calcinari, 84, of New Britain, Conn., passed away in her home, cared for by her family, Wednesday, July 4, 2018.…

richard-e-bober Richard E. Bober
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [08:40 PM]

Richard E. Bober, 90, of Kensington, passed away peacefully Monday at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain, after a brief illness.…

Tuesday 07/03/2018
pearl-wilson-bates-eatmon Pearl Wilson Bates Eatmon
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:53 PM]

On June 29, 2018, Pearl Wilson Bates Eatmon transitioned this life surrounded by her family. She was born on March 27, 1927,…

Dr. Frank J. Chiarenza, Ph.D.
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:53 PM]

Dr. Frank J. Chiarenza, Ph.D., of 80 Crestview Drive in Newington passed away June 29, 2018. Born on December 10, 1926, in New Britain, Conn., he attended local schools and served in the U.S. Navy as Pharmacist Mate Petty…

Monday 07/02/2018
joseph-bijas Joseph Bijas
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [06:48 PM]

Joseph Bijas, 95, of Kensington, husband of Irene Bijas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 1, 2018, at the Hospital of Central…

czeslaw-tokarz Czeslaw Tokarz
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [06:47 PM]

Czeslaw Tokarz, 93, widower of Gertruda (Sufner) Tokarz, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018. He was born in Poland, and was…

David Camarata
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [06:45 PM]

David Camarata, 52, New Britain, Conn., died June 27, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

Melissa Parker
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [06:44 PM]

Melissa Parker, 41, Bristol, Conn., died June 26, 2018. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

Sunday 07/01/2018
clara-battista-cellino Clara (Battista) Cellino
icon Posted: 01 July 2018 [08:36 PM]

Clara (Battista) Cellino, our precious “Nonnie” and beloved wife of Peter Cellino, passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, surrounded by her…

jadwiga-arcimowicz Jadwiga Arcimowicz
icon Posted: 01 July 2018 [08:35 PM]

Jadwiga Arcimowicz, 55, of New Britain, died on Sunday, July 1, 2018. A loving and devoted wife and mother, she is survived…

herman-r-kristopik Herman R. Kristopik
icon Posted: 01 July 2018 [08:35 PM]

Herman R. Kristopik, 94, of Kensington, died Thursday night, June 28, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain.…

Saturday 06/30/2018
clara-battista-cellino Clara (Battista) Cellino
icon Posted: 30 June 2018 [09:54 AM]

Clara (Battista) Cellino, our precious “Nonnie” and beloved wife of Peter Cellino, passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, surrounded by her…

marie-fox-sanders Marie (Fox) Sanders
icon Posted: 30 June 2018 [08:36 AM]

Marie (Fox) Sanders, 89, of New Britain, Conn., beloved wife of the late William A. Sanders, passed away at home on Thursday,…

alan-truslow Alan Truslow
icon Posted: 30 June 2018 [08:34 AM]

On June 19, 2018, we said goodbye to a son, brother, father, grandfather, fiancé and friend. Alan fought as everyone knew he…

pauline-b-buinickas Pauline B. Buinickas
icon Posted: 30 June 2018 [08:33 AM]

Pauline B. Buinickas, 84, of New Britain, Conn., died Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Cessena Care, New Britain. Pauline was born in…