The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For further details, look to our print or e-editions on Friday.
Laura (Zakrewski) Tompkins, 54, of Terryville, wife of Mark S. Tompkins died Thursday, April 3 after battling cancer.
Erna J. Stumpp, 95, widow of George J. Stumpp, died on Sunday, March 30 at Brookline Village in State College, Penn.
Barbara Ann (Jones) Schultz died on March 27.
Caterina “Catherine” Stellon, 103, of Bristol, widow of Eugene Stellon, died on Sunday, March 30 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain.Michael J. Shoenfelt, 63, of Bristol, died on Tuesday, March 25 at Village Green.
James Anthony “Big Jim” Zaepfel, Sr., 81, of Bristol died on Sunday, March 30.
Wesley Allen Layton, 85, of Bristol, died April 1 at Village Green of Bristol.
Mrs. Irene Ouellette, 91, died on March 30 at Summit Rehab and Nursing facility, Plantsville.
Donna Peters Simone, 62, of Bristol, died on Thursday, March 27.
John E. Anderson, 90 of Forestville, died Wednesday, April 2 at Bristol Hospital. He was the husband of the late Arline (Contessa) Anderson.
Alma (Aliff) Perdue, 74, of Bristol, widow of Wilbur V. Perdue died Sunday, March 30 at Ingraham Manor, Bristol.
Robert “Bob” E. Legere, 56, of Bristol died unexpectedly on March 31 at Hartford Hospital. He was the husband of the late Kathy Ouellette Legere and father of their 10 year old son, Keifer Legere.
Louise Humphrey Van Gorder died March 4.
Reginald W. Doble, 99, of Bristol, husband of Rita C. (Carter) Doble, on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Countryside Manor, Bristol.