• Manchester

    Emily Bostick

    Emily (Howard) Bostick, age 96 of Manchester, wife of the late Dudley S. “Dud” Bostick, died Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at a local convalescent home. Emily was born in Springfield, MA on April 10, 1919, daughter of Chester and Jane (White) Howard, and lived most of her life in Manchester. She was a former employee of the Pratt & Whitney…

  • Enfield

    Kathryn Mears

    Kathryn E. Mears, 79, of Enfield, entered into eternal rest at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford on Thursday July 30, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Jersey City, New Jersey April 22, 1936, the daughter of the late Frederick Klein and Ethel (Snow) Klein. Kathryn resided in Weehawken, New Jersey for many years and was a resident…

  • Newtown

    Mitchell Falconer

    Mitchell Alan Falconer, 58 of Southbury formerly of Newtown passed away unexpectedly July 20, 2015. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on February 1, 1957 a son of the late Ward and Hazel (Ramberg) Falconer. Mitch moved to Newtown with his family in 1972 and was a graduate of Newtown High School, Class of 1975. Following high school he…

  • Danbury

    Brian Barrett – January 23, 1937 – July 27, 2015

    Brian F. Barrett, 78, of Danbury, husband of Janet (Romeo) Barrett, died peacefully at his home on Monday, July 27th with this family by his side. He was born in Danbury on January 23, 1937, son of the late Arthur and Margaret (Fowler) Barrett. He was a graduate of Ridgefield High School. Brian retired from the Connecticut National Guard as…

  • Mystic

    Elizabeth “Betty” Bentley Viering 7/17/2015

    Elizabeth Bentley Viering (Betty), 94, passed away on Friday, July 17th at her home in Noank surrounded by her family. She was born August, 4, 1920 at Littlewood Farm in Norfolk. MA, to O.D.H. and Dorothy Beebe Bentley. She spent an idyllic childhood on the farm with summers at Groton Long Point, first visiting there in 1922. Her connection to…

  • Bridgeport

    Elvira Chadwick

    Elvira Ravis Chadwick passed away peacefully in her home on Thursday, July 30th. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Rose Ravis. Elvira was known for her love of cooking and baking, and her biggest treasure in life was her family. She is survived by her daughters Joyce Chadwick and Judy Chadwick (John Towne), her son Joseph Chadwick…

  • West Haven

    Joesph Cavallaro

    Joseph J. Cavallaro, age 71, of North Haven passed away on April 15, 2015. Born in New Haven, son of the late Owen and Anna Criscuolo Cavallaro. He is survived by his wife, Rose Marie Ferrucci Cavallaro and his sister Theresa (Ronald) Maresca all of North Haven. A Graveside service will be held on Thursday August 6th at 1:30pm in…

  • Jewish Communities

    HERSHFELD

    Bettye (Tucker) Hershfeld, 95, of Danville, Calif., formerly of West Hartford, died on July 8.  She was a caring and loving wife, mother and grandmother and friend. Along with her husband, she was actively involved with Beth Shalom (Hartford) and Beth Hillel (Bloomfield).  She was a member of Hadassah. She actively participated in the Mr. and Mrs. Club, the Sisterhood, and…

  • Unionville

    Prestash, Margaret

    Margaret Prestash, 91, of East Hampton, formerly of New Britain, widow of Anthony Prestash, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 26th, 2015. Born March 7th, 1924 in Meriden, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Mary Stevens. Margaret is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Anthony S. and Teri L. Prestash of East Hampton, her sister, MaryAnn Novicelli of…