Obituaries


Monday 11/11/2019
maria-zayas-martinez Maria Zayas Martinez
icon Posted: 11 November 2019 [08:01 PM]

Maria Zayas Martinez, 90, of New Britain, widow of Jose Martinez, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Autumn Lake…

joseph-tyc Joseph Tyc
icon Posted: 11 November 2019 [08:00 PM]

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 9:30 a.m. Burial will follow…

Friday 11/08/2019
irene-teresa-skonieznia-owsiak Irene Teresa (Skonieznia) Owsiak
icon Posted: 08 November 2019 [07:22 PM]

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Irene Teresa (Skonieznia) Owsiak, of New Britain, on Nov.…

joseph-francis-kelliher Joseph Francis Kelliher
icon Posted: 08 November 2019 [07:15 PM]

Joseph Francis Kelliher, 92, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Sheriden Woods in Bristol. He was the…

herbert-a-rubenstein Herbert A. Rubenstein
icon Posted: 08 November 2019 [07:15 PM]

Herbert A. Rubenstein died peacefully on Nov. 6, 2019, hands held by his loving wife of 49 years, Lynn Rubenstein, and beloved…

Thursday 11/07/2019
jeannette-l-deblois Jeannette L. DeBlois
icon Posted: 07 November 2019 [06:16 PM]

Jeannette L. DeBlois, 77, passed away in the comfort of her home in Litchfield on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. She is now…

Wednesday 11/06/2019
shirley-canfield-hiser Shirley (Canfield) Hiser
icon Posted: 06 November 2019 [06:46 PM]

Shirley (Canfield) Hiser, 91, of New Britain, widow of Gaylord Hiser Jr., passed away Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at UConn Health Center.…

Tuesday 11/05/2019
helen-kaczynski-brennan Helen (Kaczynski) Brennan
icon Posted: 05 November 2019 [08:04 PM]

Helen (Kaczynski) Brennan, aged 90 years, died peacefully surrounded by loved ones in Easton, Md., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.  Helen was born…

Monday 11/04/2019
armand-giroux Armand Giroux
icon Posted: 04 November 2019 [06:55 PM]

Armand Giroux, 93, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, joining his beloved wife, Elizabeth (Deminski) Giroux, who…

marilyn-h-post Marilyn H. Post
icon Posted: 04 November 2019 [06:55 PM]

Marilyn H. Post, 66, of Plainville went to be with the Lord Jesus Sunday, Nov. 3, at Saint Francis Hospital after a…

maria-emilia-rekas-paul Maria Emilia (Rekas) Paul
icon Posted: 04 November 2019 [06:54 PM]

Maria Emilia (Rekas) Paul, 88, of Glastonbury, beloved wife of Michal Paul, peacefully passed away surrounded by her family, Friday, Nov. 1,…

concetta-timbro-aresco Concetta (Timbro) Aresco
icon Posted: 04 November 2019 [06:53 PM]

Concetta (Timbro) Aresco, 93, of New Britain, passed away peacefully, Monday, Nov. 4, 2019.  She was born in Sortino, Sicily, Italy on…

Sunday 11/03/2019
adam-golas Adam Golas
icon Posted: 03 November 2019 [08:51 PM]

Adam Golas, 76, beloved husband of Bonnie Golas, of Farmington, passed away on Nov. 1, 2019. He was born in Poland and…

Audrey (Dargie) McLarty
icon Posted: 03 November 2019 [08:51 PM]

Audrey (Dargie) McLarty, 90, of Kensington, widow of Donald (Mac) McLarty, passed away peacefully on Oct. 31, 2019, at Avon Health Center. The daughter of the late Clifford and Mae (Lavoie) Dargie, Audrey was born on Sept. 13, 1929,…

Friday 11/01/2019
Mark David Mendillo
icon Posted: 01 November 2019 [07:16 PM]

Mark David Mendillo, 59, of Mission Viejo, Calif., died on Oct. 23, following a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born in New Britain, he was the son of the late Vincent and Love (Wallack) Mendillo, who were both…

viola-vi-gustafson Viola 'Vi' Gustafson
icon Posted: 01 November 2019 [07:16 PM]

Viola “Vi” Gustafson passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at the age of 99. She was preceded in death by a…

mr-joe-louis-mitchell Mr. Joe Louis Mitchell
icon Posted: 01 November 2019 [07:15 PM]

Mr. Joe Louis Mitchell, 75, of New Britain, CT departed his life Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at home. Joe was born October…

genowefa-jenny-gawrys-topa Genowefa 'Jenny' (Gawrys) Topa
icon Posted: 01 November 2019 [07:15 PM]

Genowefa “Jenny” (Gawrys) Topa, 86, of New Britain, died peacefully at home on Thursday, Oct., 31, 2019. Relatives and friends are…

Thursday 10/31/2019
Charles William 'Billy' Steele III
icon Posted: 31 October 2019 [06:44 PM]

Charles William “Billy” Steele III, 65, of New Britain, former Bristol resident, died on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 at Midstate Medical Center in Meriden.  Billy was born in Bristol on Sept. 29, 1954, and was a son of the late…

regina-walas Regina Walas
icon Posted: 31 October 2019 [06:44 PM]

Regina Walas, age 84, of Plainville, beloved wife to the late Joseph Walas entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.…

Wednesday 10/30/2019
janice-a-eyres-bradley Janice A. (Eyres) Bradley
icon Posted: 30 October 2019 [07:09 PM]

Janice A. (Eyres) Bradley, 82, of Southington, CT died peacefully early Thursday morning, October 24, 2019.  Janice was born in Hartford, CT…

paolino-oliva Paolino Oliva
icon Posted: 30 October 2019 [07:09 PM]

Paolino Oliva, 88, beloved husband of Gaetana (Maiorca) Oliva, of New Britain, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Oct. 30,2019.  He was…

Mark David Mendillo
icon Posted: 30 October 2019 [07:09 PM]

Mark David Mendillo, 59, of Mission Viejo, Calif., died on Oct. 23, following a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born in New Britain, he was the son of the late Vincent and Love (Wallack) Mendillo, who were both…

Tuesday 10/29/2019
Deborah Anne Misiorski
icon Posted: 29 October 2019 [06:46 PM]

Deborah Anne Misiorski, 52, of New Britain, Connecticut, passed away peacefully on Oct. 26, 2019, due to complications associated with Myotonic Dystrophy. She was born in New Britain, on March 25, 1967. Deb grew up in Avon and was…

janine-ashley-wiktor Janine Ashley Wiktor
icon Posted: 29 October 2019 [06:44 PM]

Janine Ashley Wiktor, 58, of New Britain, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. She was tragically killed by a hit and…

Monday 10/28/2019
jeffrey-joseph-fusco Jeffrey Joseph Fusco
icon Posted: 28 October 2019 [07:55 PM]

Jeffrey Joseph Fusco, 53, of New Britain passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, at the Hospital of Central CT in…

irene-m-dinda-skoniecni Irene M. (Dinda) Skoniecni
icon Posted: 28 October 2019 [07:55 PM]

Irene M. (Dinda) Skoniecni, wife of the late Stanley Skoniecni, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at the Hospital of Central CT in…

Christine Owens Sherman
icon Posted: 28 October 2019 [07:55 PM]

Christine Owens Sherman, 68, of Holliston and York Beach, Maine, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, at Brigham & Women’s Hospital.  Born in New Britain, she was the daughter of Ida (Nelson) Mucha of New Britain and the late Stanley J.…

Sunday 10/27/2019
jan-j-lonski Jan J. Lonski
icon Posted: 27 October 2019 [08:24 PM]

Jan J. Lonski, 93, of Plainville, died at home on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019. He was born in Poland to the…

rita-j-kropf Rita J. Kropf
icon Posted: 27 October 2019 [08:23 PM]

Rita J. Kropf, of Kensington, wife of Joseph Kropf Sr., passed away on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. Born in New…

Friday 10/25/2019
zigurds-zigi-liepa Zigurds 'Zigi' Liepa
icon Posted: 25 October 2019 [06:56 PM]

Born in Latvia, Zigi has been a New Britain resident since 1951, and graduated from Porters School of Design in Rocky Hill…

Frances (Cybulski) Wojtiw
icon Posted: 25 October 2019 [06:53 PM]

Frances (Cybulski) Wojtiw, 94, of New Britain, widow of the late Fred Wojtiw, passed away on Oct. 11, 2019, in New Britain. She was born on Feb. 15, 1925, to the late Kazimierz and Mary (Dowjat) Cybulski and attended…

dr-stanley-p-filewicz-md Dr. Stanley P. Filewicz, M.D.
icon Posted: 25 October 2019 [06:52 PM]

Dr. Stanley P. Filewicz, M.D.  1933-2019.  Stanley, a resident of Jensen Beach, Fla., died on Oct. 4, after a long illness.   Stanley, the…

john-j-duly John J. Duly
icon Posted: 25 October 2019 [06:52 PM]

John J. Duly, 98, of New Britain, husband of Jeanette (Zapor) Duly, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, with his…

Thursday 10/24/2019
reynold-rey-belanger Reynold 'Rey' Belanger
icon Posted: 24 October 2019 [06:23 PM]

Reynold “Rey” Belanger, 64, of New Britain, peacefully passed away on Oct. 16, 2019. Reynold was born in Fort Kent, Maine to…

frank-szandrocha Frank Szandrocha
icon Posted: 24 October 2019 [06:23 PM]

Frank Szandrocha, age 88, died peacefully on Oct. 22, 2019, surrounded by his family. Frank is survived by his wife, Florence; his…

mary-ann-benjamin-desena Mary Ann (Benjamin) Desena
icon Posted: 24 October 2019 [06:23 PM]

Mary Ann (Benjamin) Desena, 84, of Hampstead, N.H., widow of Leonard Desena, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, in New Hampshire.…

Wednesday 10/23/2019
marilyn-wojack-winkler Marilyn (Wojack) Winkler
icon Posted: 23 October 2019 [07:22 PM]

Marilyn (Wojack) Winkler, 88, of Eastford, widow of Carl W. Winkler, Jr. passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Putnam. Born in…

Tuesday 10/22/2019
howard-j-robertson Howard J. Robertson
icon Posted: 22 October 2019 [07:13 PM]

Howard J. Robertson, 85, of New Britain, passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington. A lifelong…

donna-burt-bingham Donna (Burt) Bingham
icon Posted: 22 October 2019 [07:12 PM]

Donna (Burt) Bingham of New Britain, wife of Russell Bingham, passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at Autumn Lake Healthcare Center in…

Rev. James Archambault
icon Posted: 22 October 2019 [07:12 PM]

Rev. James Archambault went home to God on Oct. 21, 2019, at home in Bradenton, Fla.  Born in Waterbury, on Dec. 23, 1938, he was predeceased by his parents, Reynold J. and Margaret (O’Connor) Archambault and his brother, Reynold.  He…

Monday 10/21/2019
leona-steele Leona Steele
icon Posted: 21 October 2019 [07:42 PM]

Leona Steele, 85, of New Britain, loving wife to the late David Steele, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. She…

william-sisto-bergenty William Sisto Bergenty
icon Posted: 21 October 2019 [07:40 PM]

William Sisto Bergenty, 91, lifelong resident of Plainville, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at Apple Rehab in Plainville. He…

rita-e-fifield Rita E. Fifield
icon Posted: 21 October 2019 [07:39 PM]

Rita E. Fifield was born on Oct. 29, 1919, in Northfield, N.H., and passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 19, 2019.…

anne-nancy-taylor-hicks Anne (Nancy) Taylor Hicks
icon Posted: 21 October 2019 [07:39 PM]

Nancy, 93, died from natural causes on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at her home in Evergreen Woods, North Branford. She was…

Sunday 10/20/2019
oscar-l-ashford Oscar L. Ashford
icon Posted: 20 October 2019 [08:33 PM]

Oscar L. Ashford, 86, of New Britain, widower of Patricia (Buzzell) Ashford, passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Avon Health Center.…

lorraine-a-kettledon Lorraine A. Kettledon
icon Posted: 20 October 2019 [08:32 PM]

Lorraine A. Kettledon, age 78, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at her home in New Britain. She was born…

Friday 10/18/2019
sylvia-y-sulinski-kratka Sylvia Y. (Sulinski) Kratka
icon Posted: 18 October 2019 [06:18 PM]

Sylvia Y. (Sulinski) Kratka, 70, of Plainville, wife of Roger Kratka, passed away with her family by her side on Friday, Oct.…

Thursday 10/17/2019
jozef-jan-rozycki Jozef Jan Rozycki
icon Posted: 17 October 2019 [08:28 PM]

Jozef Jan Rozycki, 83, of New Britain, died on Wedsneday, Oct. 16, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Zuzanna (Pluta)…

Robert Henry Halco
icon Posted: 17 October 2019 [08:27 PM]

Robert Henry Halco, 86, passed peacefully at his home in Gulf Shores, Ala., surrounded by his four children, on Oct. 14, 2019. He was born July 30, 1933, in New Britain. He graduated from New Britain High School, enlisted in…