Obituaries for May 16

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For further details, look to our print or e-editions on Friday.

Olga Klachany, 90, died Friday, May 2 in Bristol. She was the wife of George Klachany for 67 years.
Joyce M. (Daniels) Dirrigl, 81, of Plainville, died on Friday, May 2. She was the wife of Herb Dirrigl, with whom she shared 61 years of marriage.
Albert F. Branchaud, 82, a lifelong Bristol resident, died on Sunday, May 4 at Bristol Hospital. He was the husband of Grace A. (LaRoche) Branchaud.
Jacqueline (Lavoie) Godbout, 79, of Bristol, died on Wednesday, May 7 at The Pines at Bristol.
Robert L. Draper, 88, of Terryville, widower of Theresa (Cassista) Draper died Saturday, May 3 at The Hospital of Central Connecticut – Southington Campus.
Mildred P. (Hintz) Buchanan, 87, of Bristol, wife of 66 years, to George R. Buchanan, Sr., died on Friday, May 2.
Rodney “Houlie” G. Houle, 66, of Terryville, husband of Carol (LeBeau) Houle died suddenly on Friday, May 2
John D. Pelkey, 48, died Tuesday, May 6 in Somers.
Carolyn J. Fliss, 81, of Bristol, widow of Robert J. Fliss, Sr., died on Thursday, May 1.
Ronald E. Doyon, 68, of Bristol, died Sunday, May 5, at Bristol Hospital.
Alice S. (Simard) Guimond, 87, of Bristol, widow of Lucien Guimond, died on Thursday, May 8 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury.
Carol Neill, 74, of Southington, wife of Richard Neill, died at Bristol Hospital Wednesday, May 7.
Blake Cameron Levesque, infant son of Joseph Levesque and Ceylon Perez, on Friday May 2, 2014 at the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford.