Category Archives: Obituaries


Obituary: David Andrew Shay

BEACON FALLS — David Andrew Shay, 51, of Beacon Falls, died peacefully in his sleep at Griffin Hospital, Derby on January 25, 2015. Dave was born in Summit, N.J., and…


Obituary: Frederick J. Retkowsi

NAUGATUCK — Frederick J. Retkowsi, 76, of Summerfield Street, Naugatuck passed away at Glendale Center on Monday, Jan., 26, 2015. He was the loving husband of Jean (Sloss) Retkowski. Fred…


Obituary: Albert W. Burt

NAUGATUCK — Albert W. Burt, 86, formerly of Naugatuck and the husband of the late Catherine A. (Triano) Burt, died peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Albert…


Obituary: John J. Palmer Sr.

NAUGATUCK — John J. Palmer, Sr., 84, of Naugatuck, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, peacefully at his home with his wife Emily and his son Patrick at his side….


Obituary: Muriel (Happy) Longo

NAUGATUCK — Muriel (Happy) Longo, 94, of Naugatuck, the widow of Edward J. Longo, died peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 at Glendale Center. Muriel was born Feb. 20, 1920 in…


Obituary: John J. (Jack) Smith

CONWAY, S.C. — John J. (Jack) Smith, husband of the late Frances C. Smith, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 at the age of 74 in Conway. Jack was born…


Obituary: Dorothy (Golds) Riccio

WATERBURY — Dorothy (Golds) Riccio, 88, formerly of Madison, N.J., passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 at the Village at East Farms in Waterbury. Dorothy was born March…


Obituary: Edward L. Tatro

NAUGATUCK — Edward L. Tatro, 63, of Naugatuck passed away suddenly on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. He was the devoted husband of Catherine A. (Hughes) Tatro. Edward was born on…


Obituary: Mary J. (Chmielnicki) Siematkoski

WATERBURY — Mary J. (Chmielnicki) Siematkoski, 89, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at the Village Green of Waterbury. She was widow of Joseph Siemiatkoski. Mrs. Siemiatkoski was born…


Obituary: John F. Terry Jr.

NAUGATUCK — John F. Terry, Jr., 47, husband of Michele (St. Peter) Terry, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at Waterbury Hospital. John was born in Waterbury, on Jan….