Obituaries

Monday 01/22/2018
george-r-sobchuk-sr George R. Sobchuk Sr.
icon Posted: 22 January 2018 [10:10 PM]

George R. Sobchuk Sr. of Plainville died peacefully on Jan. 20, 2018, in The Hospital of Central Connecticut. He was the son…

anna-yonan Anna Yonan
icon Posted: 22 January 2018 [10:09 PM]

Anna Yonan, 91, of Farmington passed away Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Touchpoints of Farmington. Born in New Britain, daughter of the…

sophie-b-truglio Sophie B. Truglio
icon Posted: 22 January 2018 [10:09 PM]

Sophie B. Truglio, 95, of New Britain passed away peacefully at the Jerome Home on Friday, surrounded by her loving family. She…

rachel-c-pelletier Rachel C. Pelletier
icon Posted: 22 January 2018 [10:08 PM]

Rachel C. Pelletier, 89, of New Britain passed away on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at home. She was the widow of Roland…

Sunday 01/21/2018
jan-john-matlega Jan (John) Matlega
icon Posted: 21 January 2018 [10:13 PM]

Jan (John) Matlega, 88, died peacefully Jan. 18, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut surrounded by loved family members. Jan…

ida-scagliotti-magnoli-peterson Ida (Scagliotti) Magnoli Peterson
icon Posted: 21 January 2018 [10:13 PM]

Ida (Scagliotti) Magnoli Peterson, a lifelong resident of Berlin, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, two months…

gwendolyn-gosse-smith-wellman Gwendolyn Gosse (Smith) Wellman
icon Posted: 21 January 2018 [10:12 PM]

Gwendolyn Gosse (Smith) Wellman, 84, passed away at home on Friday evening. She was born in Fall River, Mass., the…

Friday 01/19/2018
arthur-fiorillo-jr Arthur Fiorillo Jr.
icon Posted: 19 January 2018 [06:45 PM]

Arthur Fiorillo Jr., 66, of Bristol, Conn., died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain General.…

phyllis-groman-niewinski Phyllis Groman Niewinski
icon Posted: 19 January 2018 [06:44 PM]

Phyllis (Groman) Niewinski, 96, of New Britain, Conn., passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at…

Thursday 01/18/2018
maria-popek-nalewajek Maria (Popek) Nalewajek
icon Posted: 18 January 2018 [10:07 PM]

Maria (Popek) Nalewajek, 63, of Plainville, beloved wife of Mark Nalewajek, passed away in the early hours of Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.…

Arthur Fiorillo Jr.
icon Posted: 18 January 2018 [10:06 PM]

Arthur Fiorillo Jr., 66, Bristol, CT. died Mon. Jan. 15, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

phyllis-groman-niewinski Phyllis (Groman) Niewinski
icon Posted: 18 January 2018 [10:06 PM]

Phyllis (Groman) Niewinski, 96, of New Britain, Conn., died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain…

Wednesday 01/17/2018
ramon-n-cancel Ramon N. Cancel
icon Posted: 17 January 2018 [10:36 PM]

Ramon N. Cancel, 87, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Jan. 16, 2018. He was the widower of Inez M.…

robert-c-ziegler Robert C. Ziegler
icon Posted: 17 January 2018 [10:35 PM]

Robert C. Ziegler, 94, formerly of Kensington, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at Apple Rehab in Cromwell. He was the…

evelyn-joyce-moretti-swanson Evelyn 'Joyce' (Moretti) Swanson
icon Posted: 17 January 2018 [10:35 PM]

Evelyn “Joyce” (Moretti) Swanson, 93, of Bristol, wife of the late Earl Swanson, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Apple Rehabilitation…

Tuesday 01/16/2018
pamela-cote-bryck Pamela (Cote) Bryck
icon Posted: 16 January 2018 [10:18 PM]

Pamela (Cote) Bryck, 64, of Berlin passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Middlesex Hospital. Born in New Britain, a daughter…

Lucy B. Hinchliffe
icon Posted: 16 January 2018 [10:17 PM]

Lucy B. Hinchliffe passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Stephanie (Kinik) and John Kaczpiski of New Britain, also mother of Roslynd Hinchliffe deceased, of Kensington, and spouse of Vincent K. Hinchliffe, deceased.…

thomas-l-jordan Thomas L. Jordan
icon Posted: 16 January 2018 [10:17 PM]

Thomas L. Jordan, 72, of Bristol passed away peacefully at his home in the presence of his family. He was the husband…

margaret-peggy-ann-creamer-dornfried Margaret 'Peggy' Ann (Creamer) Dornfried
icon Posted: 16 January 2018 [10:16 PM]

Margaret “Peggy” Ann (Creamer) Dornfried, 81, of Kensington joined her husband Robert B. Dornfried Sr. in paradise on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018.…

andrea-jean-demello Andrea Jean DeMello
icon Posted: 16 January 2018 [10:13 PM]

Andrea Jean DeMello passed away at MD Anderson Cancer Center on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded…

Monday 01/15/2018
joseph-francis-chudecki-sr Joseph Francis Chudecki Sr.
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [10:00 PM]

Joseph Francis Chudecki Sr., 95, of New Britain passed away on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. He was born in Poland on March…

rosa-cristofaro-cutrone Rosa (Cristofaro) Cutrone
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [09:59 PM]

Rosa (Cristofaro) Cutrone, 85, of Newington, wife of the late Dr. Angelo Cutrone, passed away in the early hours of Dec. 26,…

mary-williams-curtis-desimone Mary Williams (Curtis) DeSimone
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [09:58 PM]

Mary Williams (Curtis) DeSimone, 97, lifetime resident of New Britain, passed on Jan. 13, 2018. She was the daughter of Charles and…

patricia-a-hood Patricia A. Hood
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [09:58 PM]

Patricia A. Hood, 72, wife of Steven R. Hood, of New Britain, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 11, 2018. Pat was born…

ellen-traskos Ellen Traskos
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [09:57 PM]

Ellen Traskos aka Trzaskos, 98, entered into rest on Jan. 13, 2018, at Fairview Odd Fellows Home in Groton, Conn. She was…

david-t-axelby David T. Axelby
icon Posted: 15 January 2018 [09:40 AM]

David T. Axelby, 70, of New Britain passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. He was the son of the late Harry…

Sunday 01/14/2018
Bernice Anna Sheridan
icon Posted: 14 January 2018 [09:40 PM]

Bernice Anna Sheridan passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, after a long illness at the age of 98. Born in New Britain, the daughter of the late James J. and Grace (Stingle) Sheridan, she was a lifelong resident. She…

walter-j-macfarlane Walter J. MacFarlane
icon Posted: 14 January 2018 [09:39 PM]

Walter J. MacFarlane died Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at his home in Kensington. He was born in New Rochelle, N.Y., on May…

john-f-decker-jr John F. Decker Jr.
icon Posted: 14 January 2018 [09:38 PM]

John F. Decker Jr., 69 of Plainville, passed away Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain.…

Friday 01/12/2018
mary-elizabeth-franckowski Mary Elizabeth Franckowski
icon Posted: 12 January 2018 [06:59 PM]

Mary Elizabeth (Whitman) Franckowski went to eternal rest with her savior on Jan. 9, 2018 at her home. She was born to…

mary-anne-sagraves Mary Anne Sagraves
icon Posted: 12 January 2018 [06:57 PM]

Mary Anne Sagraves, age 80, of Holly Springs, N.C., died Jan. 4, 2018, at Duke Raleigh Hospital. Born in Toledo, Ohio, she…

Thursday 01/11/2018
philip-e-recor Philip E. Recor
icon Posted: 11 January 2018 [10:00 PM]

Philip E. Recor, 92, of Rocky Hill, widower of Frances (Brousseau) Recor, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at Maple View Health…

steven-r-zappulla Steven R. Zappulla
icon Posted: 11 January 2018 [09:59 PM]

Steven R. Zappulla, 87, beloved husband of Beatrice (Cultrera) Zappulla, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 10, 2018, surrounded by…

winnifred-tressa-stairs-sala Winnifred Tressa (Stairs) Sala
icon Posted: 11 January 2018 [09:59 PM]

Winnifred Tressa (Stairs) Sala, 98, of New Britain, loving wife for over 60 years of Raymond Peter Sala, who predeceased her on…

Helen Pienkos
icon Posted: 11 January 2018 [12:31 PM]

Helen (Krajewski) Pienkos, longtime resident of New Britain, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank S. Pienkos who died in 1992. Helen was born…

Wednesday 01/10/2018
teresa-jarych-brozynski Teresa (Jarych) Brozynski
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [10:01 PM]

Teresa (Jarych) Brozynski, 86, widow of Bruno Brozynski, of New Britain, passed away on Jan. 10, 2018, after a long battle with…

domenico-franze Domenico Franze
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [10:00 PM]

Domenico Franze, 87, beloved husband of Mimma (Tripodi) Franze of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Jan. 8, with his wife by…

kathleen-katie-elizabeth-grady-lemay Kathleen 'Katie' Elizabeth Grady LeMay
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [10:00 PM]

Kathleen “Katie” Elizabeth Grady LeMay, 82, of New Britain, Conn., passed away peacefully on her birthday, Jan. 8, 2018. Kathleen was born…

Fred Maerkle
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [03:18 PM]

Fred Maerkle, 86, Canterbury, CT. died Jan. 6, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

lucian-michael-domkowski Lucian Michael Domkowski
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [03:18 PM]

Lucian Michael Domkowski, 87, of New Britain, Conn., died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain…

Michael Thibodeau
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [03:17 PM]

Michael Thibodeau, 65, New Britain, CT. died Jan. 8, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

jack-napoleon-morris-jr Jack Napoleon Morris Jr.
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [03:16 PM]

Jack Napoleon Morris Jr., 75, of New Britain, Conn., entered into eternal rest Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at the Amberwoods of Farmington.…

Margaret 'Peggy' Ann (Creamer) Dornfried
icon Posted: 10 January 2018 [03:16 PM]

Margaret “Peggy” Ann (Creamer) Dornfried of Kensington, widow of Robert B. Dornfried Sr., died Tuesday at Jerome Home. Funeral services for her and her husband will be held Friday at 9 a.m. from Porter’s Funeral Home, 111 Chamberlain Hwy.,…

Monday 01/08/2018
robert-bertrum-dornfried-sr Robert Bertrum Dornfried Sr.
icon Posted: 08 January 2018 [09:56 PM]

Robert Bertrum Dornfried Sr., 86, of Kensington, loving husband of Margaret Ann (Creamer) Dornfried, passed away peacefully early Saturday morning. Born in…

anna-m-phy-chaika Anna M. (Phy) Chaika
icon Posted: 08 January 2018 [09:51 PM]

Anna M. (Phy) Chaika, 82, of New Britain, Conn., died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New…

Sunday 01/07/2018
jan-gorski Jan Gorski
icon Posted: 07 January 2018 [10:53 PM]

Jan Gorski, 81, widow of Jadwiga (Komendant) Gorski, of Farmington, passed away on Jan. 6, 2018 at UConn Medical Center, Farmington, with…

mildred-e-erickson-robertson Mildred E. (Erickson) Robertson
icon Posted: 07 January 2018 [10:53 PM]

Mildred E. (Erickson) Robertson, of Newington, wife of Alan L. Robertson Sr., passed away Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at The Hospital of…

helen-d-dirgo-perschy Helen D. (Dirgo) Perschy
icon Posted: 07 January 2018 [10:52 PM]

Helen D. (Dirgo) Perschy, 93, of Plainville, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2018, at the Jerome Home in New Britain. She…

czeslawa-kapraszewska-malinowska Czeslawa (Kapraszewska) Malinowska
icon Posted: 07 January 2018 [10:52 PM]

Czeslawa (Kapraszewska) Malinowska, 76, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, with her family at her side. She…

helen-dobosz-karabin Helen (Dobosz) Karabin
icon Posted: 07 January 2018 [10:51 PM]

Helen (Dobosz) Karabin, 92, of Plainville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at the Monsignor Bojnowski Manor in New Britain. She was…