Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Joan S. (Sabia) Kinnie

NAUGATUCK — Joan S. (Sabia) Kinnie died peacefully after a long courageous battle surrounded by family and friends on Aug. 14, 2018, in Smilow Cancer Center at Yale New Haven…

Obituary: Mary (Kirdzik) Zdrodowski

NAUGATUCK — Mary (Kirdzik) Zdrodowski, 102, widow of Frank Zdrodowski, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born in Naugatuck…

Obituary: Gerald Lawrence Engel

BEACON FALLS — Gerald Lawrence Engel, known to his friends and family as “Jerry,” 76, husband of Doris S. Engel, passed away at Waterbury Hospital with his loving family by…

Obituary: James R. Donovan

NAUGATUCK — James R. Donovan, 87, passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 3, 2018. James was born in Andover, Mass. on Aug. 5, 1930, a son of the…

Obituary: Concetta (Gallucci) Mengacci

NAUGATUCK — Concetta “Connie” (Gallucci) Mengacci, 98, the widow of Adam T. Mengacci, died peacefully on Aug. 8, 2018 at Middlebury Convalescent Home. Connie was born in Naugatuck on March…

Obituary: Helen A. (Maclina) Novocinski

WATERBURY — Helen A. (Maclina) Novocinski, 93, widow of Jacob Cherepinsky and Henry A. Novocinski, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at Autumn Lake Health Care. She was born…

Obituary: Jacinto Fernandes Jr.

BEACON FALLS — Jacinto “Jake” Fernandes, Jr., 62, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018 at VITAS at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury. Mr. Fernandes was…

Obituary: Margaret Catherine Sheppard Doback

NAUGATUCK — Margaret Catherine Sheppard Doback, 95, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018 at Vitas Hospice at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury. She was predeceased by her husband,…

Obituary: Gary Francis Troisi

WATERBURY — Gary Francis Troisi, 55, passed away at Abbott Terrace Health Center on Friday Aug. 3, 2018. He was born in Waterbury on Aug. 19, 1962, son of Anthony…

Obituary: Jorge R. Carreira

IVORYTON — Jorge R. Carreira, 45, husband of Amie Neubauer, died Aug. 4, 2018 at his home. Jorge was born on April 23, 1973 in Waterbury, the son of Jorge…