• Jewish Communities

    Larry Phillips, AJWS co-founder, dies

    (JTA) – Larry Phillips, a philanthropist and businessman who was a founder of the American Jewish World Service (AJWS), died Friday, Sept. 11. He was 88. In a tribute on its website, AJWS called Phillips, “a visionary philanthropist who brought the dream of a Jewish organization dedicated to ending poverty and promoting human rights alive.” He collaborated with Lawrence Simon,…

  • Unionville

    Heath, Donald D.

    Donald D. Heath Sr., 91, of Avon, passed away peacefully Friday, September 25, 2015 at home surrounded by his family. Born May 5, 1924 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, he was the son of the late Frank C. and Hazel (Baldwin) Heath. He was a United States Army veteran of World War II having served in North Africa and Italy and…

  • Waterbury

    Iana Greene

    Our angel baby Iana Esparanza Greene was born August 6 at 12:52pm. She came into this world a little early but was a fighter from the start. As we laid eyes on our precious baby we knew she had stolen our heart. We we’re blessed to spend almost 6 joyous weeks with our princess before God called her home. To…

  • Manchester

    James Cooney

    James P. Cooney, 78, of Manchester, formerly of Manhattan, NY died on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at Hartford Hospital after an extended illness. He was born on January 12, 1937 in Whitestone, NY son of the late Daniel P. and Margaret (Feeney) Cooney. Jim was a veteran of the US. Army serving his country from 1960-1963. Prior to his retirement…

  • Naugatuck

    Paul Cohen

    Naugatuck, CT Paul M. Cohen, 81, husband of the late Cynthia (Bossowick) Cohen, died peacefully Monday, September 28, 2015 at Paradigm of Prospect. Mr. Cohen was born on June 23, 1934 in New Haven, CT a son of the late Nathan and Rose (Weiner) Cohen. He was a former bakery manager for Pathmark Supermarkets and he was a U.S. Army…

  • Tolland

    Kathleen Dowd

    Kathleen Holmes Dowd, 90, of Deerfield Beach, FL and Windsor Locks, passed away peacefully on Monday September 28, 2015 with her family in Broad Brook. For 66 years, Kathleen was the loving wife of Robert J. Dowd, Kathleen was born in Windsor Locks the daughter of the late Albert H. and Martha Carroll Holmes. She attended St. Mary School, Windsor…

  • Norwich

    Mary Delgado

    Mary Anna “Babes” (Santos) Delgado 1921 – 2015 Mary Anna (Santos) Delgado, a life-time resident of Norwich, passed away at Harrington Court in Colchester, CT on Sunday September 27, 2015. Mary was born in Monponsett, MA on November 29, 1921; she was the Daughter of Anna (Fernandes) and Bartholomew (Tony) Santos who were born on the Island of Fogo, Cabo…

  • Mystic

    Jean Fronko Morgan 9/24/2015

    Jean Fronko Morgan, 91, of Mystic, Connecticut, passed away on September 24, 2015, at the Avalon Health Care Center. The daughter of Ethel Morrow Sharp and George Frater Sharp, she was born on March 26, 1924, in Washington, Pennsylvania. She married Edward G. Fronko in June, 1945. Jean attended Westminster College and Washington Seminary. She was an active volunteer throughout…

  • Windsor Locks

    Mary Bertrand

    Mary E. (Paquette) Bertrand, 80, of Enfield, entered into eternal peace Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford. The daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Brodeur) Paquette, Mary was born in Hartford and had lived in the Enfield community since 1955. She was formerly employed at St. Joseph’s Residence where she worked for thirteen years and…

  • Rockville

    L. Gay Schecker

    L. Gay Schecker, 56, of Coventry, beloved wife of Ira Schecker passed away, Tuesday, September 29, 2015. She was born May 29, 1959 in Fairbanks, Alaska, the daughter of the late Frank and Barbara (McMahon) Laskowski. She was a paramedic for many years and had a great sense of humor. Besides her husband, she is survived by her children, Christopher…

  • West Haven

    Rose DeTulio

    Rose DeTulio, age 94, of West Haven passed away on September 25, 2015. Daughter of the late Peter Milano and Raffaella Cuccurella Milano and for 49 years, wife of the late Nicholas DeTulio. Mother of Anthony D’Amato (Tom Kearney) of Fla, Valentino Ferro (Tracey) and the late Pasquale D’Amato. Grandmother of 9, great grandmother of 14 and great, great grandmother…

  • Somers

    Dennis Babcock

    Dennis G. Babcock, 75 of Enfield beloved and devoted husband of 52 years to Diane, entered into the arms of the Lord on September 29, 2015 with his loving family by his side. Dennis was born on March 5, 1940 in Albany, New York, son of the late George and Ruth Babcock. He moved to Connecticut in 1960 to pursue…

  • West Hartford

    Danny Gonçalves

    Danny Orfão Gonçalves, 22, of Newington, beloved son of Joao Sousa Gonçalves and Maria Helena of Newington passed away , Saturday, September 26, 2015. Born in Hartford, Danny had lived all his life in Newington. He was an outgoing person and a great soul. He was loved by all who came in contact with him. He was a communicant of…