Category: Obituaries

Obituaries: SFC Lawrence Johanson

SFC Lawrence Johanson U.S. Army-Retired, 88, of Plainville passed away Friday September 23, 2016 at the Connecticut Hospice in Branford, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Miwa “Katie” Johanson. Larry was born June…

Obituaries: Bruce W. Tessman

Bruce W. Tessman, 77, husband of Ann Dobbins of Waddell, Arizona, passed peacefully on Thursday, September 8, 2016. Son of the late Otto Tessman and Mathilda (Stange) Tessman, he was born in Bristol, Connecticut on July 20, 1939. He graduated…

Obituaries: Olga Petroff

Olga (Suslenko) Petroff, 103, of Bristol, widow of Walter Petroff fell asleep in the Lord Monday September 19, 2016 at her home. Olga was born February 20, 1913 in Waterbury, CT, daughter of the late Steven & Tekla (Passachnuk) Suslenko.…

Obituaries: Erwin F. Czaplicki

Erwin F. Czaplicki, 88, of New Hartford, former Terryville resident, husband of Angelina (Luisi) Czaplicki passed away Sunday September 19, 2016 at Countryside Manor, Bristol.   Erwin was born March, 11, 1928 in Terryville, CT, son of the late Frank…

Obituaries: Marie Ellis

Marie (Lauzier) Ellis, longtime Bristol resident, widow of Armand B. Ellis, died on Wednesday (September 14, 2016) at Bristol Hospital.       Marie was born in St. Majorique, Quebec, Canada on October 26, 1920 and was one of four…

Obituaries: Richard W. Borkoski

Richard W. Borkoski, 80, of Unionville, CT passed away peacefully at home on Saturday Sept. 10, 2016.   Richard graduated from Terryville High School and attended the University of Michigan.  He played baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies before serving with…