Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Elizabeth Sousa

NAUGATUCK — Elizabeth “Betty” Sousa, 84, the widow of John R. Sousa, Sr., died peacefully on Feb. 20, 2018 at The Village at East Farms. Betty was born on April…

Obituary: Letitia C. Yarrison

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. — Letitia “Tish” C. Yarrison, 90, the widow of Raymond E. Yarrison, died peacefully on Feb. 10, 2018 in Florida. Letitia was born on Nov. 23, 1927 in…

Obituary: William F. Matos

NAUGATUCK — William F. “Bill” Matos, 85, the husband of Marieta (Swisher) Matos, died peacefully on Feb. 17, 2018 at Glendale Center. Bill was born on December 9, 1932 in…

Obituary: James Paulella Jr.

PROSPECT — James Paulella Jr., 74, passed away Feb. 16, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his family. Jim was born July 8, 1943 in Waterbury to the late…

Obituary: Edward S. Medvecky

Edward S. Medvecky, 68, left this world on Feb. 10, 2018 at Hospice By the Sea, Boca Raton, Fla. Ed was born on June 27, 1949 in Bridgeport, Conn., a…

Obituary: Dorothy Mae (Ritchey) Kersten

BEACON FALLS — Dorothy Mae (Ritchey) Kersten, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully with one of her loving sons, Stanley, at her side at Waterbury Hospital…

Obituary: James Francis Fenton

NAUGATUCK — James Francis Fenton, 78, passed away on Feb. 10, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. Jim was the husband of Marty-Lee Seitzer Fenton for 55 years….

Obituary: Maria Schimini

NAUGATUCK — Maria Schimini, 84, died peacefully on Feb. 9, 2018 at Birmingham Health Center in Derby with her loving family by her side. Maria was born on Oct. 6,…

Obituary: Anthony Golebiewski

WATERBURY — Anthony Golebiewski, 99, husband of Janina (Szymanoska) Golebiewski, passed away at Waterbury Hospital on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. He was born in Poland on Jan. 13, 1919, son…

Obituary: Maria ‘Marie’ (Alves) Costello 

Marie Costello, 70, peacefully entered into eternal rest on Feb. 3, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Marie was born on April 3, 1947 in Bridgeport. She…