Obituaries

Tuesday 07/17/2018
Lawrence G. Nordgren
icon Posted: 17 July 2018 [08:15 PM]

Lawrence G. Nordgren, 67, of Bristol passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Bristol Hospital. He was born on Jun. 14, 1951, in New Britain, a son of the late Alfred A. and Maureen (Patterson) Nordgren. Lawrence was…

Monday 07/16/2018
Edward C. Grant
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [08:51 PM]

Edward C. Grant, 73, of Terryville passed away July 5, 2018. Calling hours are Sunday July 22, 2018, at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville from 2 to 4 p.m.  scottfuneralhomeinc.com…

robert-w-gundersen Robert W. Gundersen
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [08:51 PM]

Robert W. Gundersen, beloved husband of Juliette (Smith) Gundersen, died on Thursday, July 12, 2018, after a brief illness. He was…

Edward Peter 'Pete' Wierzbicki
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [08:50 PM]

Edward Peter “Pete” Wierzbicki, 62, husband of Jan (Tyrrell) Wierzbicki, passed away peacefully at home after a short illness on July 15, 2018, with his family by his side.   Pete was born on Jun. 24, 1956, in Hartford to…

Margaret (Steinagel) Witick
icon Posted: 16 July 2018 [08:50 PM]

Margaret (Steinagel) Witick, 85, of Terryville, widow of William M. Witick, passed away Sunday July 15, 2018, at Cook Willow Convalescent Home, Plymouth. Margaret was born Jun. 6, 1933, in Bristol, daughter of the Edward and Amelia (Norton) Steinagel.…

Friday 07/13/2018
Rosa A. (Kunze) Bigger
icon Posted: 13 July 2018 [09:35 PM]

Rosa A. (Kunze) Bigger, 90, of Bristol, widow of Robert H. Bigger, passed away July 5, 2018, at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. Born on April 1, 1928, in Germany, she was a daughter of the late Karl and Antonia…

alfred-rafaniello Alfred Rafaniello
icon Posted: 13 July 2018 [09:35 PM]

Alfred Rafaniello, 91, of Bristol, widower of Doris (Doolittle) Rafaniello and Dorothy (Pietrofesa) Landry Rafaniello, went home to be with the Lord on…

Thursday 07/12/2018
audrey-joyce-helming-dubay Audrey Joyce Helming Dubay
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:54 PM]

Audrey Joyce Helming Dubay, 86, died in the home she has lived in since 1956 on July 5,2018. Audrey leaves her husband of…

Keith Edward Dubay
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:53 PM]

Keith Edward Dubay, died in his home – mad as hell because he wasn’t ready – the afternoon of July 9, 2018. (Keith insisted that that sentence open his obituary). Keith passed away four days after his wife of 68…

edward-e-jones Edward E. Jones
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:45 PM]

Edward E. Jones, Jr., 73, of Burlington, died Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at his daughter’s home. Edward was born in Hartford,…

Joseph Lincoln Glazier
icon Posted: 12 July 2018 [06:44 PM]

Joseph Lincoln Glazier, husband to the late Alice Glazier (Cromier), passed away July 9, 2018, after a short illness at the age of 87. He was born in Bristol, Nov. 24, 1930, son of the late Wilfred and Bernadette (Noel) Glazier.…

Wednesday 07/11/2018
myrian-aracelis-garcia Myrian Aracelis Garcia
icon Posted: 11 July 2018 [07:25 PM]

Myrian Aracelis Garcia, 61, of Meriden, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on…

Aaron Philip Silver
icon Posted: 11 July 2018 [07:24 PM]

Aaron Philip Silver, 76, formerly of Bristol, and most recently Henderson, Nev., passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018. Born October 22, 1941, Aaron was a proud graduate of Bristol High School. Aaron was an active and engaged member of…

Joan Duquette
icon Posted: 11 July 2018 [07:23 PM]

Joan Duquette, 83, of Burlington passed away on July 6 in her home. A private service will be held.…

Tuesday 07/10/2018
Susan (McCusker) Kowalczyk
icon Posted: 10 July 2018 [07:07 PM]

Susan McCusker Kowalczyk, 71, died at West Marion Community Hospital on April 10, 2018, in Ocala, Florida, after a long illness. Susan is survived by her husband, Paul Kowalczyk, of Ocala, Fla.; her sister, Ellen McCusker; her aunt, Ruth Widger,…

melissa-missy-parker Melissa Missy' Parker
icon Posted: 10 July 2018 [07:07 PM]

Melissa “Missy” Parker passed away at the age of 41, at Hartford Hospital on June 26, 2018. She was born May 16,…

Monday 07/09/2018
marcia-marsha-lorraine-miller Marcia (Marsha) Lorraine Miller
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:09 PM]

Marcia (Marsha) Lorraine Miller of Palm Coast, Florida passed away peacefully on Monday, June 25, 2018, with her family by her side.…

Constantine B. 'Zack' Zachary
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:08 PM]

The funeral will be held on Friday, July 13, 2018, at 10 a.m. at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 31 Brightwood Rd., Bristol. Those wishing to attend are asked to go directly to the church. Burial will follow in Peacedale Cemetery, James…

Piotr (Peter) Tyminski
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:07 PM]

Piotr (Peter) Tyminski, 41, husband of Magdalena Berniak and father of Sara and David Tyminski died unexpectedly after a brief illness. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, July 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Duksa Family Funeral…

rita-kennerson-bunnell Rita (Kennerson) Bunnell
icon Posted: 09 July 2018 [07:06 PM]

Rita (Kennerson) Bunnell, 76, of Terryville, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018 at home.   Rita was born in Grand Falls, New…

Sunday 07/08/2018
william-bill-j-butler William 'Bill' J. Butler
icon Posted: 08 July 2018 [08:57 PM]

William J. Butler, 82, of Bristol, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Thursday evening, July 5, 2018. He was the loving…

allen-l-martin Allen L. Martin
icon Posted: 08 July 2018 [08:57 PM]

Allen L. Martin, 47, of Bristol, beloved husband of Kellie (McGivney) Martin, passed away after a two year battle with cancer on…

Friday 07/06/2018
robert-james-williamson Robert James Williamson
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [08:01 PM]

Robert James Williamson, MD, of Bristol, died on Friday, July 6, 2018. Born Aug. 31, 1924, in Birmingham, Alabama, Bob attended Columbia…

kimberly-m-byrd-starks Kimberly M. (Byrd) Starks
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [08:00 PM]

Kimberly M. (Byrd) Starks, 50, of Bristol, passed away, Monday, July 2, at her residence. Kimberly was born in New Britain, on…

austen-x-tedesco Austen X. Tedesco
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [08:00 PM]

Austen X. Tedesco, 22, of Plymouth, passed away Tuesday July 3, 2018. Austen was born May 31, 1996, in Waterbury, son of…

Helen Marsh
icon Posted: 06 July 2018 [08:00 PM]

Helen Marsh, 97, a lifelong resident of Terryville, passed away at her home on July 3.   She was married to her childhood sweetheart, World War II Army veteran and former Plymouth Tax Collector, Hayden “Micky” Marsh, for 70 years, and…

Thursday 07/05/2018
ronald-r-bouchard Ronald R. Bouchard
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [07:59 PM]

Ronald R. Bouchard, 76, of Bristol, beloved husband of Karen (Foley) Bouchard, passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at the Hospital…

armand-j-fiorillo Armand J. Fiorillo
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [07:58 PM]

Armand J. Fiorillo, 81, of Bristol, beloved husband of Marcia (Czopek) Fiorillo, died Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Bristol Hospital. Armand was born in…

nathan-klaneski Nathan Klaneski
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [07:57 PM]

Nathan Klaneski, age 42, passed away at home in Hartford on Monday, July 2 2018. Nate was born to Mary Klaneski…

dennis-sullivan Dennis Sullivan
icon Posted: 05 July 2018 [02:08 PM]

his wife, Robin of Watertown and their three children, GraceAnne, Christopher and Caitlyn; his sisters, Sister Veronica Mary Sullivan, S.V. of the…

Tuesday 07/03/2018
helen-m-mueller-gartman Helen M. (Mueller) Gartman
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:50 PM]

Helen M. (Mueller) Gartman, 93, of Bristol passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 1, 2018, at the Village Green Nursing Home. Helen was…

Russell K. Curtis
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:49 PM]

Russell K. Curtis, age 84, a Bristol native, passed away at his home in New Freedom, Pennsylvania on June 29, 2018. He was the loving husband of Gail M. (Wolf) Curtis and the devoted father of Maureen, Brenda and Jennifer.…

mario-rivera-jr Mario Rivera, Jr.
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:47 PM]

Mario Rivera, Jr., 56, of Bristol, husband of Nilsa (Baez) Rivera, passed away June 29th, 2018, at his home. A funeral service…

katherine-hopley-fecteau Katherine (Hopley) Fecteau
icon Posted: 03 July 2018 [07:46 PM]

She met and married her husband of 65 years in Chicago. She moved back to her husband's hometown of Bristol where she…

Monday 07/02/2018
daniela-anulewicz Daniela Anulewicz
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [08:20 PM]

Daniela Anulewicz, 81, cherished wife and beloved mother, passed away at her home in Terryville on Sunday, July 1, 2018.  She…

Paul A. Blekis Sr.
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [08:18 PM]

Paul A. Blekis Sr., 65, of Plymouth, passed away Sunday July 1, 2018, at home.  Paul was born Aug. 14, 1952, in Waterbury, son of the late Anthony and Alma (Borg) Blekis Sr. Prior to his retirement he was…

Laura Simonin
icon Posted: 02 July 2018 [08:17 PM]

Laura Simonin, 61, of Harwinton.   …

Friday 06/29/2018
first-sergeant-michael-p-sklarsky First Sergeant Michael P. Sklarsky
icon Posted: 29 June 2018 [09:30 PM]

First Sergeant Michael P. Sklarsky, USAF Reserves, of Miami Beach, Fla., formerly of Bristol, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 26, 2018,…

Robin S. Day
icon Posted: 29 June 2018 [09:29 PM]

Robin S. Day, 53, formerly of Burlington, passed away Wednesday June 27, 2018. Robin was born March 12, 1965, in New Britain, son of the late Arvid and Audrey (Bidwell) Day. Robin had a big heart and loved to help…

marie-fox-sanders Marie (Fox) Sanders
icon Posted: 29 June 2018 [09:29 PM]

Marie (Fox) Sanders, 89, of New Britain, Conn., beloved wife of the late William A. Sanders, passed away at home on Thursday,…

florence-b-ballash Florence B. Ballash
icon Posted: 29 June 2018 [09:28 PM]

Florence B. Ballash, 86, of Bristol, died on Friday, June 22, 2018, at Bristol Hospital.  Florence was born in Berlin on Mar. 3,…

Thursday 06/28/2018
scot-t-imfeld Scot T. Imfeld
icon Posted: 28 June 2018 [08:57 PM]

Scot T. Imfeld, 49, of Bristol, passed away suddenly on Friday June 22, 2018. He was born on Aug. 4, 1968, in…

marie-jeanne-grenier-grondin Marie Jeanne (Grenier) Grondin
icon Posted: 28 June 2018 [08:56 PM]

Marie Jeanne (Grenier) Grondin, 88, of Bristol, beloved wife of Marc A. Grondin, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018, surrounded by her loving family…

john-jack-jt-dad-grampa-mullin John 'Jack, J.T., Dad, Grampa' Mullin
icon Posted: 28 June 2018 [08:55 PM]

John “Jack, J.T., Dad, Grampa” Mullin, a lifelong resident of Bristol, passed away after a short illness on June 27, 2018, at…

Wednesday 06/27/2018
John 'Jack, J.T., Dad, Grampa' Mullin
icon Posted: 27 June 2018 [07:31 PM]

John “Jack, J.T., Dad, Grampa” Mullin, a lifelong resident of Bristol, passed away after a short illness on June 27, 2018, at his home, with his loving wife of 51 years by his side. Jack was born on Feb. 16,…

marie-jeanne-grenier-grondin Marie Jeanne (Grenier) Grondin
icon Posted: 27 June 2018 [07:30 PM]

Marie Jeanne (Grenier) Grondin, 88, of Bristol, beloved wife of Marc A. Grondin, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018, surrounded by her loving family…

Louis J. Drzewiecki Jr.
icon Posted: 27 June 2018 [07:24 PM]

Louis J. Drzewiecki  Jr., 88, formerly of Southington, and Sebring, Fla., died on June 20, 2018, in Fredericksburg, Va. He was the husband of the late Sylvia (Burgess) Drzewiecki. He is survived by his sons,  Thomas (Paula) Grieco of Stafford, Va.,…

Tuesday 06/26/2018
Susan Carnright
icon Posted: 26 June 2018 [07:47 PM]

Susan Carnright, 53, of Glastonbury, died Sunday June 24, 2018, surrounded by her family at Hartford Hospital. Born February 23, 1965, in Waterbury, daughter of Lillian Carnright (McGoldrick) Parrish of Mt. Dora, Fla., and the late Harold L. Carnright she…

Blanche (Michaud) Fournier
icon Posted: 26 June 2018 [07:43 PM]

Blanche (Michaud) Fournier, 90, of Bristol, loving wife of the late Eugene N. “Bud” Fournier, died on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at The Pines at Bristol Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation.  Blanche was born on December 26, 1927, in Bristol and…