Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Anthony Joseph Botticello

BEACON FALLS — Tony Botticello of Beacon Falls passed away in the late morning hours of Oct. 2, 2019 at Griffin Hospital. He was 82 years old. He is survived…

Obituary: Jeanne (DeCarlo) Johnson

NAUGATUCK — Jeanne (DeCarlo) Johnson, 91, the widow of Franklin E. Johnson Sr., died peacefully on Oct. 15, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Jeanne was born…

Obituary: Mary Beth (Koalchic) Garahan

SEYMOUR — The Koalchic and Garahan families regret to announce the passing of Mary Beth (Koalchic) Garahan. She died peacefully after suffering an unexpected stroke while recovering from gall bladder…

Obituary: Carlos A. Brandao

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Carlos A. Brandao, 82, of Naugatuck passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Oct. 15, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury. Carlos was born…

Obituary: William L. Sagendorf

NAUGATUCK — William L. Sagendorf, 79, husband of 43 years to the late Mary A. (Kozenieski) Sagendorf, died peacefully on Oct. 11, 2019 at his home. Bill was born on…

Obituary: Irene (Gustafson) Anderson

NAUGATUCK — Irene (Gustafson) Anderson, 94, died on Oct. 11, 2019. She was the wife of the late Gordon Arthur Anderson. She was born in Chicago, Ill., on March 4,…

Obituary: Alexei W. Dembski

BETHANY — Alexei “Al” W. Dembski, 26, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019. He was the son of Alexander J. and Anne Dlugos Dembski. Al was born in Chelyabinski, Russia,…

Obituary: Howard Mitchell Chandler

NEW HAVEN — Howard Mitchell Chandler, 55, passed away Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at Leeway Inc. in New Haven. He was born Nov. 22, 1963 in Miami, Fla., son of…

Obituary: Virginia H. Smith

FITCHBURG, Mass. — Virginia H. Smith, 80, died peacefully on Sept. 28, 2019 at UMass Health Alliance Hospital in Leominster. For the past 20 years, Virginia lived in Fitchburg with…

Obituary: Madeline T. Blanchard

WATERBURY — Madeline T. Blanchard, 80, died peacefully at her home on Oct. 1, 2019, surrounded by loving family. Madeline was born on May 25, 1939 in Waterbury, daughter of…