Category Archives: Obituaries


Obituary: Carmen Irene Scinto

Carmen Irene Scinto, beloved wife, mother, sister, daughter and friend, went home to be with the Lord on Jun. 23, 2016. Carmen’s parents, Irene Rodriguez Gelpi and Federico Rodriguez Trelles,…


Obituary: Aurelia Irene Bowen

BEACON FALLS — Aurelia Irene Bowen, 99, of Beacon Falls, formerly of Munhall, Pa., the beloved wife of the late James W. Bowen, entered into rest peacefully, surrounded by her…


Obituary: Edmund J. Blinstrubas

PROSPECT — Mr. Edmund J. Blinstrubas, 89, of Prospect, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 in the VITAS Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital, surrounded by his loving family….


Obituary: Arlene Maher Baker

PROSPECT — Arlene Maher Baker, of Prospect, the wife of Mark Dowd Baker, died peacefully at her home Tuesday, June 21, 2016, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Baker lived in…


Obituary: Josephine E. Crelan

PORTLAND, Maine — Josephine Ellen Crelan (“Honey” Nelson) died after a brief illness on June 15, 2016, in Portland, Maine, at the age of 84. Josephine was preceded in death…


Obituary: Joseph F. Valenti Sr.

SOUTHBURY — Joseph F. Valenti Sr., 73, was lost to his loving wife and children June 15. Joe was born in Stamford, March 17, 1943. Joe served in the U.S….


Obituary: Robert L. Corchard

WATERBURY — Robert L. Corchard, 90, husband of the late Lillian Corchard, died peacefully on June 16, 2016 at Beacon Brook Health Care Center. Robert was born on Sept. 21,…


Obituary: Ernest J. Collette

WATERBURY — Ernest J. “Corky” Collette, 98, husband of the late Tessie J. (Obidjenski) Collette, passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Glendale Center in Naugatuck. Ernie was born…


Obituary: Barbara Gaffney

WATERBURY — Barbara Gaffney, 85, the widow of Francis Peter Gaffney, died peacefully on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Abbott Terrace Health Center. Barbara was born on May 9, 1931…


Obituary: Shirley Irene (Mills) (Michaels) Salinardi

Shirley Irene (Mills) (Michaels) Salinardi, 82, passed away on June 15, 2016 at Redington-Fairview General Hospital in Skowhegan, Maine. Shirley was the devoted wife of the late Pasquale Anthony “Patsy”…