Obituary: Harold T. Stowe


NAUGATUCK — Harold T. Stowe, 85, of Naugatuck, died Monday, April 23, 2012 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the husband of Lillian (Pesente) Stowe.

Mr. Stowe was born Aug. 5, 1926 in Naugatuck, son of the late Martin H. and Huldah (Beardsley) Stowe. He has resided in Naugatuck for over 25 years, previously living in Middlebury. Mr. Stowe retired from Wesson Energy after 30 years of service. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served during WWII. He was a 50 year member of the Lodge #7 in Woodbury and a member of the V.F.W. of Oakville. He enjoyed fishing and loved reading.

Besides his wife of 65 years, he leaves two brothers, Clifford J. Stowe of Brewster, Mass. and Robert E. Stowe of Auburndale, Fla. and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a brother, Martin Stowe and a sister, Marilyn Stowe.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. The Southbury Funeral Home of Munson-Lovetere, 235 Main St. North is in charge of arrangements.

Contributions may be made to Waterbury Hospital Development Fund 64 Robbins St. Waterbury, CT 06708 Attention Tom Misset, Development Fund. Waterbury, CT.

To leave online condolences, visit