Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Doris Mae Valentine

MIDDLEBURY — Doris Mae Valentine, 97, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at the Lutheran Home in Southbury. She was the widow of Edwin H. Valentine, who predeceased her in…

Obituary: James E. Gallagher

NAUGATUCK — James E. Gallagher, 76, died peacefully on Aug. 13, 2019 at Waterbury Hospital with his loving family by his side. Jim was born on March 11, 1943 in…

Obituary: Julia A. Anderson

NAUGATUCK — Julia A. Anderson, 51, died Aug. 11, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Julie was born on March 20, 1968 in Derby, daughter of Raymond and Eileen (Thomas) Lafferty,…

Obituary: Stephen John Ross Jr.

NAUGATUCK — Stephen John Ross Jr., 69, husband of Terri (Azukas) Ross, passed away on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019. He was the youngest of five children. Born in Waterbury on…

Obituary: Francis M. Markey Sr.

BEACON FALLS — Francis M. “Frank” Markey, Sr., 73, husband of Sally Markey, died Aug. 11, 2019. Frank was born on March 19, 1946 in Woodstock, N.B., Canada, a son…

Obituary: Phyllis Denton

WATERBURY — Phyllis Denton, 80, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford. Born in Kingston, N.Y., on Sept. 7, 1938, she was the daughter of…

Obituary: Edward Breare

BEACON FALLS — Edward Breare, 59, died peacefully on Aug. 8, 2019 at Glendale Center. Ed was born on Sept. 20, 1959 in Passaic, N.J., the son of the late…

Obituary: Maryann (Boucher) Frenette

WATERBURY — Maryann (Boucher) Frenette, 74, of Waterbury, surrounded by her family passed away on Aug. 8, 2019 at Waterbury Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late of…

Obituary: John O’Connell

MIDDLEBURY — John O’Connell, 90, passed away Aug. 5, 2019 at his home. He was the husband of the late Marion (Dusenbury) O’Connell, who passed away in 2006. Mr. O’Connell…

Obituary: Sylvia Anna Alina Hammer

NAUGATUCK — Sylvia Anna Alina Hammer, 95, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at VITAS (hospice) at St. Mary’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late Irving B. Hammer,…