Obituary: Fred C. Engle


Fred C. Engle, 70, passed away, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, at the West Haven VA Hospital.

Mr. Engle was born June 7, 1949, in Waterbury, the son of the late Fred and Etta Rose (Noe) Engle. He attended local schools and served his country in the U.S. Airforce. Before moving to Waterbury several years ago he was a Beacon Falls resident.

Mr. Engle is survived by his sister, Freda Carreiro of Oakville; his brother, John Engle and his wife, Elena, of Naugatuck; as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his sister, Sally Geary.

A graveside service, with military honors, will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Pines Bridge Cemetery in Beacon Falls. There are no calling hours. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck is assisting with arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the VA Connecticut Fisher House, West Haven Campus, 950 Campbell Ave., West Haven, CT 06516.

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