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Obituaries

Joseph R. Perry

February 10, 2024

Joseph Perry, a devoted father, successful business owner, and avid traveler, passed away on February 10, 2024, at the age of 88. Born on February 9, 1936, Joe leaves behind a legacy of love, hard work, and cherished memories. Joseph was born in N...

Dorothy C. Lewis

January 1, 2024

LEWIS: Dorothy C. Lewis, 104 of Waterford, entered eternal life on Jan. 1, 2024. She was born Dec. 14, 1919 in Waterbury, CT the daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Callahan) Caffrey. She is survived by her three children Maureen Donnee, Mario Loc...

Patricia Ann “Pat” Greenleaf

November 8, 2023

Stonington - Patricia Ann "Pat" Greenleaf died peacefully Nov. 8, 2023, in the company of her family at Norwalk Hospital. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. July 15, 1947, to Edward P. Fahy and Constance Crocker Fahy. She is survived by her loving son Pe...

John Joseph “Sonny” Madden III

December 6, 2023

John Joseph “Sonny” Madden III, 82, of Waterford entered eternal life December 6, 2023, in the company of his loving family. He was born in New London to the late John J. Madden Jr. and Anna (Devona) Madden. He was born in New London and ...

Materno Joseph Cavan

November 20, 2023

Materno “Mutt” “Matt” “Grandpa Matt” Joseph Cavan, 91, of New London, CT passed into eternal rest on Monday, November 20, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Fay E. Toohey Cavan who predeceased him. They had been married for 64 years. He ...

Gloria A. Loomis

December 9, 2023

LOOMIS: V, 92 of Mystic entered eternal life on Dec. 9, 2023. She was born Sept. 5, 1931 in Sterling CT the daughter of the late Ernest and Etta (Kelly) Frink. Mrs. Loomis retired from the Thermos Company in Norwich. She is survived by her beloved hu...

Leonarda Neilsen

December 3, 2023

NEILSEN: Leonarda Neilsen, 90 of New London entered eternal life on Dec. 3, 2023. She was born Jan. 8, 1933 in Bronx, New York the daughter of the late Salvatore and Michelina (Caronna) Romano. She was the beloved wife of the late Henry Neilsen who d...

Louis James Ballestrini

October 27, 2023


Veteran
BALLESTRINI: Louis James Ballestrini, 82 of Waterford entered eternal life on Oct. 27, 2023 in the company of his loving family. He was born Jan. 9, 1941 in New London the son of the late Vinton Ballestrini and Catherine (White) D’Angelo. After gra...

Mark H. Tucker

November 13, 2023

TUCKER: Mark H. Tucker, 68 of Waterford and formerly of Coventry, RI entered eternal life on Nov. 13, 2023. He was born March 23, 1955 in San Diego, CA the son of the late Conrad and Barbara (Hiller) Tucker. Mr. Tucker owned and operated a contractin...

Maureen West Miceli

November 26, 2023

New London - Maureen West Miceli, 85, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 26 surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 24, 1938, to Stephen and Irene (Gilligan) West in New London. Maureen grew up in Groton and graduated from Fitch High ...

George Michael “Bud” Malia

October 14, 2023


Veteran
MALIA: George Michael “Bud” Malia, 93 of Saratoga Springs, NY and formerly of Norwich, entered eternal life on October 14, 2023 at his home, in the company of his loving family. He was born March 12, 1930 in Wilkes-Barre, PA the son of the late G...

Charles Muscarella

December 27, 2023

MUSCARELLA:Charles Muscarella of New London entered eternal life on Oct 1, 2023. He was born Dec. 22, 1937 in New London the son of the late Sebastian and Diana (Belisle) Muscarella. Mr. Muscarella was a proud US Marine veteran, and worked as a welde...

Thomas Francis "Tom" Shea

September 5, 2023

Niantic - Thomas Francis "Tom" Shea was born Sept. 26, 1933, in Springfield, Mass., to the late Patrick and Bridget (Kennedy) Shea. His parents emigrated to the United States from Ireland, and settled in the Hungry Hill section of Chicopee Falls. His...

Michael Francis Mariano

August 19, 2023

MARIANO: Michael Francis Mariano, 36 of Norwich and Waterford entered eternal life on Aug. 19, 2023 due to a tragic motorcycle accident. Michael was born Oct. 1, 1986 in New London the beloved son of Barbara Mariano of Waterford and the late Charlie ...

Victor William Frausini Jr

August 3, 2023

Waterford - Victor William Frausini Jr., 93, of Waterford died Aug. 3, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Rita (Ferri) Frausini who survives him. He was born Nov. 9, 1929, in New London, the son of the late Victor and Inez (Ciofi) Frausini Sr. Vi...

Eugenia “Jean” Gillard

June 15, 2023

GILLARD: Eugenia “Jean” Gillard, of Westerly, RI and formerly of Pawcatuck entered eternal life on June 15, 2023. She was born Nov. 3, 1930 in Waterford the daughter of the late Nicolus and Lumina (Doucette) Dandona. She was united in marriage to...

Donna Ellen Kohler

April 28, 2023

Donna Ellen Kohler, 71 of New London, entered eternal life on April 28, 2023. She was born Oct. 21, 1951 in New Haven, CT. Daughter of Jane (Hull) Thomson of West Haven, CT and the late Donald Thomson. Donna was united in marriage to Paul Kohler, on ...

Diana Lynn "Punky" Battista (Williams)

April 3, 2023

New London - Diana Lynn "Punky" (Williams) Battista passed away unexpectedly April 3, 2023. Diana was born Aug. 13, 1954 in Milford, to the loving parents, Kenneth and Rose (Salcito) Williams (†). She graduated from Jonathan Law High School in 1...

Joseph Mark Occhionero

March 16, 2023

OCCHIONERO: Joseph Mark Occhionero, 68 of New London, entered eternal life on March 16, 2023 after a brief illness. He was born Feb. 3, 1955 in New London the son of the late John and Lorraine (Higgins) Occhionero. Joseph was a life long resident of ...

Joyce P. Rahn

March 29, 2023

RAHN: Joyce P. Rahn, 86 of Waterford, entered eternal life on March 29, 2023 in the company of her loving family. She was born Nov. 29, 1936 in New London the daughter of the late Charles and Victorina (Marshall) Peltier. She attended local schools i...

Janice “Jackie” A. Devlin

February 28, 2023

DEVLIN: Janice “Jackie” A. Devlin, 85, of Waterford entered eternal life on Feb. 28, 2023 at home in the company of her loving daughter’s and caregiver/friend, Holly Peele. She was born March 4, 1937 in New London, the daughter of the late Step...

Angelo Rafaele Cristofaro

February 15, 2023

CRISTOFARO: Angelo Rafaele Cristofaro, 88 of Waterford, entered eternal life on Feb. 15, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 14, 1934 in Lapio, Province of Avellino, Italy the son of the late Anthony and Nicolina (Iovina) C...

Angelo Rafaele Cristofaro

February 15, 2023

CRISTOFARO: Angelo Rafaele Cristofaro, 88 of Waterford, entered eternal life on Feb. 15, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 14, 1934 in Lapio, Province of Avellino, Italy the son of the late Anthony and Nicolina (Iovina) C...

Pamela Jill Mellish

February 14, 2023

MELLISH: Pamela Jill Mellish, 71 of Quaker Hill, entered eternal life on Feb. 14, 2023. She was born Aug. 3, 1951 in Meriden, CT the daughter of the late Roland and Jane Laurendeau. She married William “Bill” Mellish, Sr. on Feb 2, 1985 in Meride...

Pamela Jill Mellish

February 14, 2023

MELLISH: Pamela Jill Mellish, 71 of Quaker Hill, entered eternal life on Feb. 14, 2023. She was born Aug. 3, 1951 in Meriden, CT the daughter of the late Roland and Jane Laurendeau. She married William “Bill” Mellish, Sr. on Feb 2, 1985 in Meride...



     

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