Category Archives: Obituaries


Obituary: Robert R. Pyshna

NAUGATUCK — Robert R. “Rick” Pyshna, 68, of Naugatuck, husband of Barbara (Paszel) Pyshna, died Sunday at his home surrounded by his loving family. Rick was born April 8, 1946…


Obituary: Lawrence A. LeBlanc

WATERBURY — Lawrence A. “Larry” LeBlanc, 64, husband of Lydia (Litschauer) LeBlanc, passed away peacefully Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 at his home. Mr. LeBlanc was born in Waterbury on July…


Obituary: Sidney Charles Smith

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Sidney Charles Smith, 93, of Naugatuck, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his home on Monday, Sept.15, 2014. He was the widower of Lucy (Sadlowski)…


Obituary: João Carlos Correia

NAUGATUCK — Mr. João Carlos Correia, 64, of Naugatuck, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Saint Mary’s Hospital. Mr. Correia was born in Cucujães, Portugal on March 12,…


Obituary: Florence I. Ruth

NAUGATUCK — Florence I. Ruth, 68, of Naugatuck, beloved wife of the late Ronald Ruth, died peacefully in the VITAS-St. Mary’s Hospice on Sept. 5, 2014, surrounded by her family….

Shirley (Waterhouse) Sandora

Obituary: Shirley (Waterhouse) Sandora

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Shirley (Waterhouse) Sandora, 85, formerly of Naugatuck, passed away early Thursday morning at the Apple Rehab in Middletown. She was the widow of Theodore L. Sandora. Shirley…


Obituary: William David Canale

NAUGATUCK — Mr. William David Canale, 65, of Naugatuck, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. He was the husband of Jean (Mentone) Canale, his high school sweetheart. Mr….


Obituary: Joyce E. (Andrea) Farrell

WEST HARTFORD — Joyce E. (Andrea) Farrell died unexpectedly Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born on Jan. 25,…


Obituary: Irene M. (Krulicki) Fitzpatrick

WATERBURY — Irene M. (Krulicki) Fitzpatrick, 93, widow of Joseph W. Fitzpatrick, Sr., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at Abbott Terrace Health Center. Mrs. Fitzpatrick was born…


Obituary: Jeannette Grace O’Donnell

CROMWELL — Jeannette Grace O’Donnell, 83, formerly of Naugatuck, died Monday at Wadsworth Glen Health Center in Middletown. Jeannette was born Aug. 30, 1931 in Naugatuck a daughter of the…