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    Lois L. Williams

    Lois L. Williams, 88, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 8, 2018 after a brief illness. Born on July 30, 1929 to Gordon Lyons and Doris Lyons Carty in New Haven, CT, Lois graduated from Hillhouse High School and went on to work as an elevator operator at S.N.E.T. This job soon blossomed into a variety of occupations there with…

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    Donald J. Corcoran

    At his home April 7, 2018 Donald J. Corcoran 95, of Hamden. Beloved husband of Mary S. Ludovico Corcoran. Loving father of Daniel Corcoran (Kim) of Hamden, David Corcoran (Gloria) of Hamden Robert Corcoran of Stuart, FL and Donna Bellonio (Thomas) of East Haven. Also survived by his 8 cherished grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Donald was born on June…

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    Philip J. Gannon

    In New Haven, March 31, 2018 Philip J. Gannon 91, of Hamden. Husband of the late Mary O’Shea Gannon. Loving father of Mary Anne Tomlinson (David) of Cheshire and Margaret Ferraro (John) of Cheshire, brother of Mary Horan of County Carlow, Ireland. Also survived by his cherished grandchildren Robert, Scott, Faith, Nathan Tomlinson and Marisa and Ryan Ferraro. Predeceased by…

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    Mary E. Ryan

    Lee Ryan, 83, of Hamden, died peacefully with her family by her side, on March 30. She was married for 55 years to the late Thomas J. Ryan. Lee is survived by her children, Karen (Roderick) White of Bethany, CT, Michael (Patricia) Ryan of Wallingford, CT, Colleen (Patrick) Riley of Fairfield, CT, Paula Ryan (John Beckman) of Pelham Manor, NY,…

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    Mary Elizabeth Berezecky

    Mary Elizabeth Coughlin Berezecky was born February 1, 1954 in Boston, MA. She was the oldest of ten children and the daughter of Donald and Patricia Coughlin. Mary had two children whom she cherished deeply; Michael A. Berezecky and Emily A. Berezecky. Mary was married to Mike Berezecky. Mary had worked for Travelers Insurance Company throughout the 19to’s and 1980’s…

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    Kenneth F. McCusker

    In Hamden March 23, 2018 Kenneth F. McCusker 86, of Hamden. Beloved husband of Eileen Flanagan McCusker and the late Marilyn Perrott McCusker. Loving father of James K. McCusker (Vanessa) of Okemos, MI, Patricia McCusker (Myles Melillo) of North Haven, Maureen Van Ness (Keith) of Meriden, step father of Edward Ryan (Paula), Timothy Ryan (Kim), Cathy Porto (Don), John Ryan…

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    Norma V. Fezza

    Norma (D’Angelo) Fezza, age 89, of Hamden passed away peacefully on March 23, 2018. She was born in New Haven on June 11, 1928, to the late Frank and Regina D’Angelo. Norma was the beloved wife of the late Dr. Michael Lawrence Fezza. She leaves her daughters, Marilyn (John) Elsworth, and Michele (John) Hughes, son Dr. John (Heidi)Fezza, and grandchildren…

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    Edward “Ted” Kennedy

    At his home March 22, 2018 Edward “Ted” Kennedy, 90, of Hamden. He was the husband of the late Jacqueline Harlor Kennedy and Mary Richards Kennedy. Loving father of Edward T. Kennedy, IV (Laura), Christina K. Woodford, Kathleen P. Kennedy, Susan Brand (Pat), Marshall Richards (Kathy), and Mary Ambrecht (Mike), brother of Patricia Quigley of Orange. Also survived by his…

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    Judith Eva Doyle

    In Branford, March 21, 2018, Judith Haynes Doyle . She was the wife of the late John Patrick “Sam” Doyle (NHFD. Ret). Loving mother of Senior Assistant State’s Attorney John P.Doyle Jr. and wife Stacia, Fire Marshal Robert S. Doyle (NHFD) and wife Lori, Deborah A. Russo and husband Kevin and Police Sergeant Christopher M. Doyle (MPD) and wife Sarah.…

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    Beatrice DeMico

    In YNHH March 12, 2018 Beatrice Carnicelli DeMico 83, of Hamden. Wife of the late Gino DeMico. Loving mother of Marcello DeMico (Kim) and Gino DeMico (Christina) both of Hamden. Also survived by her 3 cherished grandchildren Marcello, Gino and Ryan DeMico, a brother in law Luciano DeMico, a sister in law Maryann DeMico, a niece Gina DeMico and a…

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    Joan Gainty Hopkins

    Joan Gainty Hopkins passed from a long and full life on Monday, 12 March, 2018. Born on 26 March, 1931 in New Haven to Clement and Edna Gainty, Joan was raised with two wonderful brothers, Donald and Clem Jr. Joan dedicated her life to her family, her home, service to her community, and caring for others. A graduate of Hillhouse…

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    Theresa Mary Fay

    In New Haven March 9, 2018 Theresa Mary Fay 26, of Hamden. Beloved daughter of Herb and Denise Kjerulf Fay, loving sister of Jessica Fay-Carrano (Michael), aunt of Leah Carrano and Benjamin Carrano, granddaughter of Rosemarie Kjerulf. Also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by grandparents Carl Kjerulf and Herb and Lillian Fay. Theresa attended Sacred…

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    Claire Shea Garvey

    In Delray Beach, FL. March 6, 2018 Claire Shea Garvey 90, of Hamden and Boynton Beach, FL. Wife of the late Martin J. Garvey, Jr. Loving mother of Martin J. Garvey, III of Ashland, MA., William F. Garvey and Justin T. Garvey both of Hamden, sister of Eileen Trainer and Beatrice Bremmer both of Boynton Beach, FL. and William Shea…

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    Kathryn M. Pettit

    Kathryn M. Pettit age 78 Passed away March 1 in Hamden, CT. Preceded in death by parents James and Celia Pettit. Kathryn graduated from the American School for the Deaf and was a long time secretary for Southern CT State University. She is survived by sisters Sheila Marrinan and Alicia Edwards. A Mass will be held at Our Lady of…

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    Anne T. Finn

    In CT. Hospice February 27, 2018 Anne T. Finn 83, of North Haven. Wife of the late James P. Finn. Loving mother of Cheryl Anne Amorin of North Haven and sister of Joan DeMatteo of North Haven. She was predeceased by brothers William, John, Joseph and Robert Earley. Mrs. Finn was born in New Haven July 1, 1934 daughter of…

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    Alice S. Butler

    In New Haven February 21, 2018 Alice S. Butler “Aunt Shirl” 95 of New Haven. Loving sister of G. Thomas Butler and was loved by many nieces and nephews as “Aunt Shirl”. Predeceased by brothers Edward P. Butler, Jr. and Patrick J. Butler. She taught first and second grade in West Haven for forty years. Ms. Butler proudly served her…

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    Elizabeth H. Roach

    Elizabeth Heenan Roach 84, passed away peacefully at CT. Hospice on February 21, 2018. She was born on June 12, 1933 in New Haven, daughter of the late James F. Heenan, Sr. and Anna Woods Heenan. She was the youngest of three siblings. She was married to the late James Michael Roach. Mrs. Roach is survived by her 2 children…

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    Robert B. MacDonald

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated Wednesday February 28, 2018 at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. Friends are asked to go directly to church. Burial in Centerville Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday from 4 – 8 p.m.in Sisk Brothers Funeral Home 3105 Whitney Ave. Hamden. Complete obituary to appear Sunday

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    Frances D. Kennedy

    Frances D. Molloy Kennedy, 94, of Orange passed away Sunday, Feb. 18,2018 at the Masonicare facility in Wallingford after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late James T. Kennedy. Survived by a son James R. Kennedy of Orange, several nieces and nephews including Thomas F. (Cecelia) Millea , Jack (Lynne) Millea, Kevin (Jeanne) Millea and Dr. Maureen…

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    Theresa S. McKiernan

    It is with great sadness that the family of Theresa Sullivan McKiernan announces her passing on February 17, 2018. She was born on October 29,1930 to Theresa O’Leary Sullivan and Simon Sullivan. She leaves behind her loving children Bridget (Brian) Davey, Tricia (Peter) Boeri, and Edward (Frances) McKiernan. She also leaves behind five grand children Liam, Connor, Peter, Andrew and…

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    Joseph C. Giardina

    Joseph Charles Giardina, Sr It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph Charles Giardina announces his passing, on Friday February 16, 2018, at the age of 89 years.Joe, as he was affectionately called, was born on May 20, 1928 in New Haven to Vincent Giardina and Marianne Alu. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 65 years Phyllis…

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    Robert John Marlowe

    Robert John Marlowe, long time resident of Woodbridge, more recently of Hamden, and local realtor of 50 years died February 15, 2018 after a long illness. Born in New Haven on March 9, 1929, he was the son of Cecil and Katherine Daley Marlowe. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of forty eight years, Margaret Goekler Marlowe, and…

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    Dolores M. Dinnean

    In CT. Hospice February 14, 2018 Dolores M. Dinnean 81, of Hamden and Lanphiers Cove, Branford. Wife of the late Charles P. Dinnean. Loving mother of Kevin Dinnean (Wendy) of Webster, NH and Elizabeth Dinnean Quinn of Hamden. Also survived by her cherished grandchildren Michael, Ryan and Megan Quinn, Zoe, Sara, Caroline and Charlotte Dinnean, and many nieces and nephews.…

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    Anthony J. Sheehan, Jr.

    In New Haven February 12, 2018 Anthony “Tony” J. Sheehan, Jr. 45, of Hamden. Beloved father of Anthony and Albert Sheehan, Loving son of Joan (Curtin) Sheehan of Hamden and the late Anthony J. Sheehan, Sr., brother of Douglas D. Sheehan (Jenifer) of Cheshire, uncle of Douglas and Kyle. Also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins and the mother of…

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    Barbara Onufer

    Barbara Varga Onufer, 87, of Hamden passed away Friday, Feb.9,2018 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. The wife of the late John Onufer, Barbara was born Jan. 5,1931 in Brooklyn,NY to Michael and Mary Puhi Varga. She was a high school graduate who was employed for over twenty years as a teller with Manufacturers Hanover Bank and also worked in the Fair…

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    Edward T. Falsey, Jr.

    Edward T. Falsey, Jr. of North Haven, CT and Narragansett,RI, peacefully entered into eternal rest on February 5, 2018. Son of the late Dr. Edward T. Falsey and Emma (Ridinger) Falsey, he was born in New Haven on July 8, 1922. He graduated from St. Rose School, Fair Haven, CT, LaSalle Military Academy, 0akdale, NY and Cornell University College of…

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    Mary C. Marsh

    Mary Crowley Marsh, 93, formerly of CT, passed away Sunday, Feb. 4,2018 in Broomall,PA.She was the wife of the late Emmett W. Marsh Sr. Born Oct. 11,1924 in New Haven a daughter of the late John and Catherine Leary Crowley, she was a graduate of St. Francis High School in New Haven and had attended SCSU. She had been employed…

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    Colette Cavaliere,

    Colette San Giorgio Cavaliere, 94, of Hamden passed away peacefully on Feb., 1, 2018. She was the wife of the late Andrew Cavaliere. Survived by a daughter Carolyn Graziano and husband Frank of Cromwell, two sons, Robert Cavaliere and Gary Cavaliere, both of Hamden, a grandson, Michael Guthrie and wife Jaime of Bethany and a great grandson Andrew Guthrie. She…

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    Louis Salvatore Negri,

    Louis Salvatore Negri, 77, of Cheshire passed away on February 1, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. He was born in New Haven on November 9, 1940, son of the late Luigi and Clementina Negri. He graduated from Notre Dame High School in West Haven and went on to receive his bachelor’s degree from Southern Connecticut, MA Fairfield University,…

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    Frank V. Esposito, Sr.,

    In Hamden, January 28, 2018 Frank V. Esposito, Sr. 97, of Hamden. Husband of the late Annette Campeau Esposito. Loving father of Frank V. Esposito, Jr. (Janet) of Hamden and Mary Anne Ferro (Anthony) of Hamden, brother of John and Edward Esposito both of Hamden. Also survived by his 5 cherished grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. He was predeceased by…

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    Thomas F. Maher,

    Thomas F. Maher III, 92, of Hamden passed away Friday, Jan. 26,2018 at his home. He was born June 18,1925 in West Haven a son of the late Thomas F. and Marjorie Maloney Maher Jr. and had been employed for many years as a clerk with the former New Haven Railroad.Tom was a member of the Knights of Columbus council…

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    Blanche Rosalie Laich Little,

    Blanche Rosalie Laich Little of Valencia, PA formerly of Hamden went to be with the Lord on January 16, 2018. Mother of Kevin P. Little (Wanda), grandmother of Sarah Ramey and Timothy Little (Melissa). Also survived by two great grandsons Henry and Leo Little. Predeceased by her husband James and brothers John, Francis, Arthur and Paul Laich. She was born…

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    Anne Agnes Droney,

    In Hamden, January 16, 2018 Anne Agnes Droney 82, of Hamden. Beloved wife of Michael J. Droney. Loving mother of Maryann Guthrie (Michael) of Hamden, Michael J. Droney, Jr. (Debbie) of Franklin, MA., Kevin P. Droney (Kathy) of Hamden, Brian J. Droney (Patti) of Orange, sister of John Shine of Meelin,County Cork, Ireland and Mary Brassil of Hamden. Also survived…

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    Dr. Arthur Lawrence McDermott,

    Dr. Arthur (Mac) Lawrence McDermott, formerly of Hamden, CT and West Haven, CT, passed away on January 12 at the Alzheimer’s Resource Center in Southington, CT after valiantly living with dementia for many years. He was 82 years young. Born in New Haven, CT on April 24, 1935, he was the son of the late Bernard and Kathryn (Kavanaugh) McDermott…

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    John P. O’Sullivan,

    In CT. Hospice January 12, 2018 John P. O’Sullivan 87, of Hamden. Husband of the late Dorothy Johns O’Sullivan. Loving father of John O’Sullivan (Jodi) of Hamden and Anne Adinolfi (Paul) of Branford, grandfather of Ryan (Allison), Kasey (Annie), Kara, Brendan, Justin, and Sean, great grandfather of Levi and Bryce. Predeceased by brothers James and Charles O’Sullivan. Mr. O’Sullivan was…

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    Rosemarie M. Beebe,

    In CT. Hospice January 11, 2018 Rosemarie M. Beebe 83, of Hamden. Wife of the late Norman Beebe. Loving mother of Sharon Heafy (William) of Cheshire, Michael Beebe (Elizabeth Moyes) of Branford, Paul Beebe (Christine) of Bloomfield, Carol Beebe Mestel (Stephen) of Cheshire. Also survived by her 9 cherished grandsons and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers Pasquale and…

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    Irvin E. May,

    Irvin E. May Jr., 75, of Hamden passed away Thursday, Jan. 11,2018 at CT Hospice in Branford. He is survived by his longtime girlfriend Patricia J. Conlon with whom he resided, a son Michael May of Meriden, daughters Lori Courchesne of Meriden and Danielle D’Onfro of Wallingford, two grandchildren Sarah and Emily and a sister Judy Lushinks of VT. He…

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    John J. Sullivan,

    In CT. Hospice December 31, 2017 John J. Sullivan 89, of Manorville, NY. Husband of the late Frances Cetrangolo Sullivan. Loving father of Christine Ryder of Hamden, Joanne Hanrahan of Greenlawn, NY, John J. Sullivan of Lake Forest, CA., James J. Sullivan of Austin, TX, brother of Patsy Duff of NJ and Sis Hymers of Lynnwood, Washington. Also survived by…

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    John S. Cusick,

    John S. Cusick, 89, of Hamden, passed away peacefully Saturday December 30, 2017 at Yale-New Haven Hospital after a brief illness. He is the son of Stanley and Mary Cusick. He is survived by his loving wife of 61yrs, Julia, children John Jr. (Wendy) of Bethany, Nance of Hamden, and Stephen (Carol) of FL and brother Gerald. Predeceased by brothers…