Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Americo Branco

NAUGATUCK — Americo Branco, 42, son of Antonio and Ana (Anjo) Branco, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 30, 2019. He was born in Waterbury on May 11, 1977. Americo…

Obituary: Debra L. Ruggeri

WATERBURY — Debra L. “Debbie” Ruggeri, 63, the widow of Dennis Jillson, died May 7, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Debbie was born on Nov. 27, 1955 in Waterbury, a…

Obituary: Elizabeth Carey

WATERBURY — Elizabeth “Betty” G. Carey, 72, wife of John F. Carey, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Waterbury Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born…

Obituary: Joan (Olcott) Labutis

PROSPECT — Joan (Olcott) Labutis, 88, of Prospect passed away on Tuesday, May 28 at Waterbury Hospital. She was the loving wife of Joseph M. Labutis for 64 Years. Joan…

Obituary: Alice G. Luddy

NAUGATUCK — Alice G. Luddy, 87, the widow of William F. Luddy, died gracefully on May 28, 2019 at Beacon Brook Health Center. Alice was born on April 19, 1932…

Obituary: Patricia Bradshaw Pierce

NAUGATUCK — Patricia Bradshaw Pierce, 67, of Naugatuck, the loving wife of James Pierce, passed away suddenly, in her sleep, on Tuesday, May 28. 2019. She was born in Waterbury…

Obituary: Howard Lawrence Jones

GLOUCESTER, Va. — Howard Lawrence Jones, 64, of Gloucester died May 11, 2019 at the McGuire Veterans Hospital in Richmond, Va., after a brief illness. Howard was originally a native…

Obituary: Manuel Dos Santos Fonseca

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Manuel Dos Santos Fonseca, 86, husband of Ascencao (Taveres) Fonseca, passed away on May 27, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Fonseca…

Obituary: Judith Barrett Theroux

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Judith Barrett Theroux, 85, of St Petersburg passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at her home with her granddaughter by her side. Born in Connecticut, her…

Obituary: Diane M. Lauber

PROSPECT — Diane Mary (Fortier) Lauber passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, May 23, 2019. She was the beloved wife of William Lauber Jr. for 40…