Obituaries

Sunday 05/21/2017
edward-s-skotnicki Edward S. Skotnicki
icon Posted: 21 May 2017 [10:42 PM]

Edward S. Skotnicki, 99, of New Britain, died peacefully on May 20, 2017, one day short of his 100th birthday. He was…

Marian (Gionfriddo) Glass
icon Posted: 21 May 2017 [10:42 PM]

Marian (Gionfriddo) Glass, 92, of New Britain, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017. She was predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Sam. Marian was born in Dysart, Pa., and lived in New Britain. Marian loved her husband, children,…

Saturday 05/20/2017
henry-r-hank-buzanoski Henry R. 'Hank' Buzanoski
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:28 PM]

Henry R. “Hank” Buzanoski, 95, of New Britain, went to heaven on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut…

leslie-dilzer-marcinak Leslie (Dilzer) Marcinak
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:27 PM]

Leslie (Dilzer) Marcinak, 54, of Ponce Inlet, Fla., passed away March 12, 2017 at Halifax Health Hospice in Florida, after a short…

martin-a-marty-thibault Martin A. 'Marty' Thibault
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:25 PM]

Martin A. “Marty” Thibault, 68, of South Carolina, formerly a longtime Plainville resident, passed away unexpectedly on May 16, 2017, at Greenville…

elaine-pacinda Elaine Pacinda
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:22 PM]

Elaine Pacinda, 66, lifelong resident of New Britain, died on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at her home with her mother by her…

peter-r-vasques Peter R. Vasques
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:21 PM]

Peter R. Vasques, 62, of Kensington, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, with his family at his side. Born in…

bronislaw-sledz Bronislaw Sledz
icon Posted: 20 May 2017 [09:21 PM]

Bronislaw Sledz, 94, widower of Mary (Bereznicka) Sledz, of New Britain, passed away on May 18, 2017. He was born in Poland…

Friday 05/19/2017
louise-marie-memoe-peters Louise Marie (Memoe) Peters
icon Posted: 19 May 2017 [09:21 PM]

Louise Marie (Memoe) Peters, 86, died May 18, 2017, at her home in New Britain, Conn., after a year-long illness. Louise was…

Thursday 05/18/2017
james-s-newman James S. Newman
icon Posted: 18 May 2017 [10:30 PM]

It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of James S. Newman, 52, of Plainville on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at…

donald-thomas-grady Donald Thomas Grady
icon Posted: 18 May 2017 [10:29 PM]

Donald Thomas Grady, 86, of Kensington, widower of Sylvia Barbara (Glabau) Grady, died Wednesday at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain.…

Wednesday 05/17/2017
david-m-lore David M. Lore
icon Posted: 17 May 2017 [11:06 PM]

David M. Lore, 71, of New Britain, Conn., husband of Carol (Caron) Lore of 30 years, died Sunday, May 14, 2017, at…

emily-a-szrom-palmese Emily A. (Szrom) Palmese
icon Posted: 17 May 2017 [11:06 PM]

Emily A. (Szrom) Palmese, 83, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, surrounded by her family. Born in…

Tuesday 05/16/2017
frank-f-molnar Frank F. Molnar
icon Posted: 16 May 2017 [08:51 PM]

Frank F. Molnar, 86, of New Britain, Conn., died Monday, May 15, 2017, at home with his loving family around him. Frank…

umberto-saverino Umberto Saverino
icon Posted: 16 May 2017 [08:50 PM]

Umberto Saverino, 77, died with his family by his side on April 27, 2017, in New Port Richie, Fla. A memorial…

Monday 05/15/2017
maria-f-escobales Maria F. Escobales
icon Posted: 15 May 2017 [09:50 PM]

Maria F. Escobales, 76, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 15, 2017, at home surrounded by her loving family.…

john-j-koziol John J. Koziol
icon Posted: 15 May 2017 [09:49 PM]

John J. Koziol, 99, of Kensington, Conn., passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was born in New Britain, Conn., on…

Sunday 05/14/2017
robert-e-clark Robert E. Clark
icon Posted: 14 May 2017 [09:16 PM]

Robert E. Clark, 85, of Kensington, son of the late John V. Clark Sr. and Helen (Krasenics) Clark of Meriden, passed away…

Saturday 05/13/2017
Richard Stephen Cross
icon Posted: 13 May 2017 [09:26 PM]

There will be a memorial service for Richard Stephen Cross of Farmington and Chebeague Island, Maine, on Sunday, May 21, at 2 p.m. at the First Church of Christ Congregational 1652, 75 Main St., Farmington CT.…

gerald-alan-levesque Gerald Alan Levesque
icon Posted: 13 May 2017 [09:26 PM]

Gerald Alan Levesque, 66, husband of Judith (Lichwiarz) Levesque, passed away peacefully Friday, May 12, 2017, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut.…

mary-anne-laplanche-scarfo Mary Anne (LaPlanche) Scarfo
icon Posted: 13 May 2017 [09:25 PM]

Mary Anne (LaPlanche) Scarfo, 62, of New Britain, entered into eternal rest on May 12, 2017, after a long illness. Mary Anne…

dennis-lee-corriveau Dennis Lee Corriveau
icon Posted: 13 May 2017 [09:24 PM]

Dennis Lee Corriveau, 58, of Colchester, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 6, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family. He…

Friday 05/12/2017
boleslawa-bujwid Boleslawa Bujwid
icon Posted: 12 May 2017 [08:40 PM]

Boleslawa Bujwid, 91, of New Britain, Conn., passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, with her devoted family by her side.…

Thursday 05/11/2017
wieslaw-glogowski Wieslaw Glogowski
icon Posted: 11 May 2017 [09:01 PM]

Wieslaw Glogowski, 79, of New Britain, Conn., died peacefully on May 5, 2017, ending a three-year battle with cancer. He was born…

Wednesday 05/10/2017
krystyna-niedzwiecka-bialczak Krystyna (Niedzwiecka) Bialczak
icon Posted: 10 May 2017 [09:24 PM]

Krystyna (Niedzwiecka) Bialczak, 87, of New Britain died on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut. She was born…

jimmie-mcelmurry Jimmie McElmurry
icon Posted: 10 May 2017 [09:24 PM]

Jimmie McElmurry, 78, of Bloomfield died May 9, 2017. Born in Rosiclare, Ill., he was the son of the late Henry and…

Tuesday 05/09/2017
patricia-donnelly Patricia Donnelly
icon Posted: 09 May 2017 [09:35 PM]

Mrs. Patricia Donnelly passed away peacefully in New Britain on May 8, 2017. She was born in New Britain in 1935…

daniel-bartolotta Daniel Bartolotta
icon Posted: 09 May 2017 [09:35 PM]

Daniel Bartolotta 1953-2017 Daniel Bartolotta, 63, of New Britain passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017, at UConn Hospital. He was born and…

Christina Ann Grippo
icon Posted: 09 May 2017 [09:34 PM]

Christina Ann Grippo, 58, of New Britain passed away early morning, on Monday, May 8, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Nicholas A. and Mary (Attardo) Grippo. Christina grew up in New Britain. She loved animals and…

paul-k-baretta Paul K. Baretta
icon Posted: 09 May 2017 [09:31 PM]

Paul K. Baretta, 69, of New Britain passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017. Born in New Britain to the late…

rose-boscarino-crescentini Rose (Boscarino) Crescentini
icon Posted: 09 May 2017 [09:30 PM]

Rose (Boscarino) Crescentini, 90, of Spring Hill, Fla., widow of Alfred Crescentini, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Lecanto, Fla. Born…

Monday 05/08/2017
Ann Kusalo
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [11:06 PM]

Ann Kusalo, 94, of Avon, died May 4, 2017. SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM…

danuta-krakowska Danuta Krakowska
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [11:05 PM]

Danuta Krakowska, 87, of New Britain, passed away on May 6, 2017. She was born in Poland, a daughter of the…

guillermo-rodriguez Guillermo Rodriguez
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [11:02 PM]

Guillermo Rodriguez, 68, of New Britain, passed away at Midstate Medical Center on Thursday. Born in Comerio, Puerto Rico, he was the…

margaret-peggy-fijolek Margaret 'Peggy' Fijolek
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [11:00 PM]

Margaret “Peggy” Fijolek, 70, of New Britain, formerly of Simsbury, died on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Born in New Britain to…

barbara-mehan-kidwell Barbara (Mehan) Kidwell
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [10:59 PM]

Barbara (Mehan) Kidwell, 64, of Plainville, died unexpectedly on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Born in New Britain to the late Joseph…

valerie-poglitsch-binder Valerie (Poglitsch) Binder
icon Posted: 08 May 2017 [10:59 PM]

Valerie (Poglitsch) Binder, 97, of New Britain, died Thursday, May 4, at her daughter’s home, surrounded by her family. Born in…

Sunday 05/07/2017
ross-bradley-ellison Ross Bradley Ellison
icon Posted: 07 May 2017 [10:06 PM]

Ross Bradley Ellison, “Brad,” 51, of New Britain, passed away, surrounded by love, on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Hospital of…

Saturday 05/06/2017
marylou-lawson-johnson Marylou (Lawson) Johnson
icon Posted: 06 May 2017 [09:14 PM]

Mrs. Marylou (Lawson) Johnson, 87, of Hartford, died Friday May 5, 2017, in the early morning hours, at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford.…

thaddeus-ted-tercyak Thaddeus 'Ted' Tercyak
icon Posted: 06 May 2017 [09:13 PM]

Thaddeus “Ted” Tercyak, formerly of New Britain and Newton, Mass., died on March 18, 2017, at Life Path Hospice House in Ruskin,…

margaret-j-piatek-mangone Margaret J. (Piatek) Mangone
icon Posted: 06 May 2017 [09:13 PM]

Margaret J. (Piatek) Mangone, 91, of Kensington, died Saturday, May 6, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born in New Britain,…

Friday 05/05/2017
virginia-carnot-matyka Virginia (Carnot) Matyka
icon Posted: 05 May 2017 [09:03 PM]

Virginia (Carnot) Matyka died peacefully at Southington Care Center, surrounded by her loving family, on April 15, 2017. She was 84 years…

Thursday 05/04/2017
Edwin Allen Grandy
icon Posted: 04 May 2017 [08:27 PM]

Edwin Allen Grandy, 84, died on April 6, 2017, at Seacoast Rehabilitation and Nursing Center after a long illness. He was the husband of the late Dorothy Wovers Grandy who died March 12, 2017. Born in Bristol, Conn., on Oct.…

Dorothy F. Wovers Grandy
icon Posted: 04 May 2017 [08:26 PM]

Dorothy F. Wovers Grandy, 82, died March 12, 2017, at Seacoast Nursing & Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. She was the wife of Edwin A. Grandy. Born in Bristol, Conn. on April 8, 1934, she was the daughter…

Wednesday 05/03/2017
william-stephen-agritelley William Stephen Agritelley
icon Posted: 03 May 2017 [11:43 PM]

William Stephen Agritelley, 85, of Coppel, passed April 22, 2017. He was born July 9, 1931, in New Britain to Stephen and…

robert-edward-larson Robert Edward Larson
icon Posted: 03 May 2017 [11:42 PM]

Robert Edward Larson, 83, of Berlin, husband of the late Carol (Eckert) Larson, passed away unexpectedly on April 26, 2017, at his…

Tuesday 05/02/2017
edmond-a-cote Edmond A. Cote
icon Posted: 02 May 2017 [07:18 PM]

Edmond A. Cote of Plainville, husband of the late Agnes M. (Procto) Cote for 53 years, passed away on April 29, 2017,…

marian-ladas Marian Ladas
icon Posted: 02 May 2017 [07:18 PM]

Marian Ladas, 74, of Berlin passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at Hartford Hospital after a…

michael-v-mike-watras Michael V. 'Mike' Watras
icon Posted: 02 May 2017 [12:07 PM]

Michael V. “Mike” Watras, 49, passed away at home on Friday, April 28, 2017. He leaves his loving mother, Marilyn. His father,…

Monday 05/01/2017
stanislaw-dziemian Stanislaw Dziemian
icon Posted: 01 May 2017 [09:44 PM]

On Friday, April 28, 2017, at the age of 80, Stanislaw Dziemian of New Britain was called to eternal life after a…