The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Observer. For further details, look to our print or e-edition on Friday.
Carmella “Molly” Sobota, 94, of Forestville, died Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Vincenzo “Jim” Ravita, 87, of Bristol, husband of 62 years to Jessie A. (Checovetes) Ravita, died on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at Bristol Hospital.
Eileen A. Murphy, 93, formerly of Bristol, died on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at Southington Care Center.
Richard Lissy, 73, of Bristol, died after a hard fought battle with ALS.
Sharon (Steinbrecher) Vasnes, 61, of Terryville, wife of Benedict J. Vasnes died Feb. 15 at Bristol Hospital after a long illness.
Michael K. Doucette, 66, of Bristol died suddenly Friday, Feb. 14.
Ronald Dewyea, 82, of Eastham, Mass. died at his Bristol home on Sunday, Feb. 16 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.
Michael Witik, 95, of Terryville, husband of the late Geraldine (Goodale) Witik died Thursday, Feb. 13 at Bristol Hospital.
Alice R. (Makowski) Bulluss, 89, of Bristol, daughter of Frieda and Otto Makowski died Sunday morning, Feb. 16, after a long illness.
Elliott John Armington, 79, of Bristol, husband of the late Patricia (Parulski) Armington died Friday, Feb. 14.