Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Kathleen Ash

NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Kathleen Ash, 72, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Providence VA Medical Center. Kathleen was born on Dec. 21, 1944 in Waterbury, a…

Obituary: Wanda (Bonalewicz) Dajnerowicz

NAUGATUCK — Wanda (Bonalewicz) Dajnerowicz, 94, widow of Edward F. Dajnerowicz, passed away peacefully at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by her family on Thursday, April 20, 2017. She was born in…

Obituary: Susan (Avrin) Spear

BEACON FALLS — Susan (Avrin) Spear, 77, of Lakeview Rise, Beacon Falls, devoted wife of Robert Spear for 53 years, passed away peacefully on April 20, 2017. Raised in Mattapan,…

Obituary: Filipe C. Duarte

NAUGATUCK — Filipe C. Duarte, 90, husband of the late Ginette Simone (Da Silva) Duarte, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born in…

Obituary: Melanie Marie Korotash

WATERBURY — Melanie Marie Korotash, 62, of Waterbury, formerly of Naugatuck, died peacefully on April 8, 2017 at Vitas Hospice, St. Mary’s Hospital. Born in Derby on Aug. 27, 1954,…

Obituary: Henry Els Jr.

NAUGATUCK — Henry Els, Jr., 80, of Beacon Falls, beloved husband of the late Margaret (Miller) Els, entered peaceful rest on Saturday, April 15, 2017 in Masonicare of Wallingford. Born…

Obituary: Valdon Tina (Schmitt) Barrere

NAUGATUCK — Valdon Tina (Schmitt) Barrere, 67, of Naugatuck, died peacefully Saturday, April 15, 2017, with family by her side after a long courageous battle with POEMS Syndrome. She was…

Obituary: Mark Comstock

WATERBURY — Mark Comstock, 62, loving husband of Tami (Ventres) Comstock, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, April 14, 2017. He was born in Stamford, son of Arline…

Obituary: Bruce Alec McDougall Jr.

SOUTHBURY — Bruce Alec McDougall, Jr., 58, the husband of Mariellen (Pekar) McDougall, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Bruce…

Obituary: David P. Sletner

NAUGATUCK — David P. Sletner, loving husband of Edith (Clarke) Sletner, died on Friday, March 31, 2017. Dave received is B.Ed. from Keene State College in New Hampshire. He earned…