Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Mei-Chi Sarin

Mei-Chi “Mickey” Sarin, 69, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 in Sugar Land, Texas. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Robert Noah Sarin; her daughters. Mei-Ling and…

Obituary: Mitchell Phillip Grusz

SEYMOUR — Mitchell Phillip Grusz, 88, of Seymour, entered into eternal rest peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Shady Knoll Health Center. He was born in Pine Island, N.Y….

Obituary: Lillian A. (Scheithe) (Fatek) Hanson

NAUGATUCK — Lillian A. (Scheithe) (Fatek) Hanson, 99, the widow of Edward Hanson, died peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 at her home. Lillian was born in Union City, the…

Obituary: Gerald J. Murphy Jr.

PROSPECT — Dr. Gerald J. Murphy, Jr., 78, of Prospect, previously of Easton, beloved husband of Catherine Iannotti Murphy, passed away peacefully on Feb. 18, 2017 at his home surrounded…

Obituary: Estelle B. Stevenson

WATERBURY — Estelle B. Stevenson, award-winning real estate agent, active volunteer with Boy Scout Troop 3 and Cub Scout Pack 39, as well as Our Lady of Mount Carmel School…

Obituary: Harriett F. Danka

NEWTOWN — Harriett F. Danka, 90, of Newtown, beloved partner of Everette (Ed) Brower, passed away on Feb. 10, 2017 at Danbury Hospital. Harriett was born in Hartford on July…

Obituary: Alexander J. Danka, Jr.

SANDY HOOK — Alexander (Al) John Danka Jr., 64, of Sandy Hook, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Feb. 14, 2017. Al, or known to some as Rocky,…

Obituary: Helen Bazarian

WATERBURY — Helen “Buzz” Bazarian, 92, died peacefully on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at Glendale Center in Naugatuck. Helen was born on May 29, 1924 in Waterbury, a daughter of…

Obituary: Jean J. (Farrar) Becker

Jean J. (Farrar) Becker, 93, beloved wife of the late Charles W. Becker, passed away peacefully at Norwood Nursing Home in Norwood, Mass., on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. Mrs. Becker…

Obituary: John E. Zbikowski

NAUGATUCK — John E. Zbikowski, 91, a lifelong resident of Naugatuck and beloved husband of Phyllis (Evon) Zbikowsk of 50 years, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at Beacon…