Category: Obituaries

Obituaries: Eve Stashenko

Eve (Duke) Stashenko, a former long-time resident of Prospect Street Extension in Terryville, died Dec. 23 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. She was 93. She was the widow of Steven Stashenko to whom she was married for 61…

Obituaries for Jan. 1

Leo L. (“Rusty”) Schaefer of Terryville, Conn. died on Dec. 23 after a long battle with COPD and CHF. He was the widower of Mary (Long) Schaefer. Adam Soto, Sr., 59, of Bristol, died on Saturday, Dec. 19. He was…

Obituaries for Dec. 25

Robert P. Casorio, of Plainville, husband of Darlene (Hubbell) Casorio, died on Monday Dec. 7.  Sarah (Kolosky) Borrelli, 34, of Bristol, died Sunday, Dec. 13 surrounded by her family at Bristol Hospital. Kenneth W. Bartlett, 72, of Bristol, husband of…

Obituaries for Dec. 11

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Frank P. Rossi, 88, of Southington, died after a lengthy illness on Wednesday, Dec. 2. He was the widower of Mary-Lou Rossi, who died in 1999. Gerald “Jay” S. Leclair, 47,…

Obituaries for Dec. 4

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Margaret A. Warrington, 76, Bristol, widow of Robert Post Warrington, died peacefully at her home on Thursday, Nov. 19. Bruno Letourneau, 61, Enfield, died at his home on Friday, Nov. 20.…

Obituaries for Nov. 27

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Ricky H. Saucier, 48, of Bristol, husband of Kim (McGivney) Saucier, died on Friday, Nov. 13 at John Dempsey Hospital. Joe Darrell New, 60, of Bristol, husband of Anita (Lamson) New,…

Obituaries for Nov. 13

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Laurine (Neill) Drapeau, 68, of Bristol, widow of Keith Drapeau, died on Friday, Oct. 30. Antonio J. “Tony” Caminiti, 93, of Bristol, husband of Phyllis (Knapp) Caminiti, died on Wednesday, Oct.…

Obituaries for Nov. 6

  The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Observer. Gloria R. Herold, 90, of Bristol, died Oct. 23. Regina (Murawski) Wozenski, 97, of Bristol, widow of Edward Wozenski, died on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at home. Daniel Ensign Stuckman,…

Obituaries for Oct. 30

Jean V. (Cyr) Gagnon, 78, of Bristol, died on Tuesday, Oct. 20. She was the wife of John “Jack” Gagnon. Phyllis M. (Hartery) Basso, 87, of Bristol, widow of John J. Basso died Wednesday, Oct. 21 at Bristol Hospital. Bernadette…

Obituaries for Oct. 23

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Marielle (Lecours) Morin, 88, of Bristol, widow of Jacques Morin, died on Saturday (October 10, 2015) at Shady Oaks Rest Home. Clinton J. Martin, 80, of Bristol, formerly of Plainville, died…

Obituaries for Oct. 16

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Derrick James Greene died Oct. 7. Phillip A. Colapietro, 33, died at his residence on Monday, Oct. 5 after battling addiction. Evelyn (Kelpinsky) DuPont, 87, widow of Edmund R. DuPont, died…

Obituaries for Oct. 9

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Alma (Radke) Fawcett, 88, of Bristol, widow of George E. Fawcett, died on Thursday, Oct. 1. Donald J. Farrar, 82, of Forestville, died on Sunday, Sept. 27. Ethel B. Graham, 83,…

Obituaries for Oct. 2

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Eleanor P. (Padlo) Guzie, 86, widow of Stephen J. Guzie, died on Sunday, Sept. 20 at Shady Oaks Assisted Living. Daniel J. O’Flaherty, 78, of Pasco, Wash. and formerly of Bristol…

Obituaries for Sept. 25

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Vilma (Saviano) Soliani, 86, of Torrington, formerly of Bristol, widow of F. Fred Soliani, died on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at her home. Victoria (Turkowsky) “Vicki” Nicotera, 95, of Bristol, widow of…

Obituaries for Sept. 18

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer: Frances (Johnson) Kunze, 98, of Vernon, formerly of Bristol, widow of Stanley Kunze, died recently. Thaddeus “Ted” F. Augustyn, 96, of Terryville, husband of Barbara (Zalaski) Augustyn died Saturday, Sept. 5.…

Obituaries for Sept. 4

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Jeannine M. Provenzano, 85, of Bristol, wife of Nicola Provenzano, died Friday, Aug. 14. Lawrence “Larry” Otto Demske died in the Bristol Hospital on Aug. 20 after a lengthy illness. He…

Obituaries for Aug. 28

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. James M. Rogers, 63, of Terryville, husband of Nancy (Garnier) Rogers, died on Monday, Aug. 17 at Bristol Hospital. William E. Buckley, 75 of Bristol, died on Saturday, Aug. 15. Edmund…

Obituaries for Aug. 21

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Nancy (Voisine) Tedeski, 67, of Bristol, died Monday, Aug. 10 at Touchpoints at Farmington. Jennie Kalinoski died Aug. 12. Jeannette (Bouchard) Christensen Trottier, 91, of Bristol, widow of Peter Christensen and…

Obituaries for Aug. 14

Denise Yvonne Antoinette Knecht of Bristol, widow of the late Charles Knecht, passed away at home on Aug. 6. Carolyn M. O’Brien, 89, widow of Alfred O’Brien died on Thursday, July 30. Gordon E. Schmelder, son of the late Louis…

Obituaries for Aug. 7

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. Janet Paskowski Hillier died on July 4. Esther J. (Thibodeau) Bullard, 74, of Burlington, died on Thursday, July 30. Sje was the widow of Melvyn L. Bullard to whom she was…

Obituaries for July 31

Jennie (Moacchio) Amelotte, 82, widow of Maurice R. Amelotte, Sr, died June 24 at home. Shirley (Soucie) Haines, 79, of Bristol, died on Friday, July 10. Robert “Bob” E. White, 89, of Bristol, husband of Frances M. (Smedberg) White, widower…

Obituaries for July 24

Vivienne T. Iversen, 92, of Farmington, widow of Wilhelm Iversen, died on July 15 at John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington.  Robert D. Levesque Sr., of Bristol, husband of Valerie (Arsenault) Levesque, died July 14 at Bristol Hospital. Mary Blake Mandino…

Obituaries for July 17

Here are the following obituaries that will appear in the July 17 issue: Ann (Banach) Chizinski, 89, of Terryville, passed into the arms of angels, on July 3. Jose J. Davila, 44, of Bristol, husband of Anna (Sosnowska) Davila, died…