The following obituaries will be published in the May 30 Observer. For further details, turn to our print or e-editions published on Friday.
Annette Plourde, 69, of Bristol, died on May 17 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford, Conn.
Josephine “Jo Anne” (Mortellite) Pienkos, wife of 62 years to Joseph Pienkos, died on Wednesday, May 21 at Ingraham Manor, Bristol.
Arlan E. Meyer, 66, of Bristol, widower of Doreen (Schultz) Meyer, died at his home on Sunday, May 18.
Sandra M. (Dunlap) Fitzpatrick, 67, of West Hartford, on Sunday, May 18.
Tina (Prentice) Mackiewicz, 39, of Martinsville, Va., formerly of Bristol, died Tuesday, May 13 in Roanoke, Va.
Kevin Scott Holden, 60, of Forestville, died Wednesday, May 21 after a short battle with brain cancer.
Arene Ida Gibson, 86, of Forestville, died on Tuesday, May 20 at Bristol Hospital.
Ashley Blake, 31, of Enfield, formerly of Bristol and South Hadley, Mass., died on Friday, May 16.
Alexander John Litke, 78, of Terryville, died on Tuesday, May 20 at Amberwoods of Farmington from Alzheimers with dementia. He was the husband of Maureen Litke for 56 years.
Patrick George DiBiase, 91, of Bristol passed away May 17, 2014 at the Amberwood Convalescent Home in Farmington. He was the husband of the late Doris A.(Graham) DiBiase.
John B. McCall, 83, of Terryville, husband of the late Katherine (Hart) McCall died Monday, May 19 at Village Green, Bristol.
Charles Kenneth Aiken, 79, of Forestville, died on May 17 after a long illness. He was the widower of Barbara (Woodin) Aiken, to whom he was married for 48 years.