Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Chester Obituaries

Obituaries • Published July 28, 2021 04:55 p.m.

Elizabeth Woods Woodward, ‘Betsy’

A memorial gathering for Elizabeth Woods Woodward, “Betsy”, 90, who passed away Dec. 2, 2019, in Chester, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 21, at The Riverside Preserve,...

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Obituaries • Published July 07, 2021 10:55 a.m.

Josephine (Taffare) Marshall

Josephine (Taffare) Marshall, of Chester passed away peacefully on July 3, surrounded by her children at her home in Chester. She was a beloved mother of 10 children, grandmother of 29,e and great-...

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Obituaries • Published June 23, 2021 02:43 p.m.

Virginia L. Marshall

Virginia L. Marshall, 81, of Haddam passed away on June 14, after a brief illness. She was born March 26, 1940, in Stamford, to Walter and Elizabeth (Simons) Lucie. Her childhood was spent moving...

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Obituaries • Published June 23, 2021 02:34 p.m.

Francis Paul Scalzi Sr.

Francis Paul Scalzi Sr., 96, husband of Joan Belcourt Scalzi, died June 16 at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Meriden on Feb. 19, 1925, he was the son of the late Andrew and Fannie...

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Obituaries • Published June 23, 2021 10:18 a.m.

George H. Winter, Jr.

George H. Winter, Jr., 69, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, died June 19, at Middlesex Hospital. George was born June 5, 1952, to George H. and Norma Winter, Sr. and grew...

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Obituaries • Published June 17, 2021 12:19 p.m.

Carmen P. ‘Skip’ Slack

Carmen P. “Skip” Slack, loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle, passed away peacefully on June 13, with his family at his side. Skip was born Feb. 17, 1942,...

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Obituaries • Published May 06, 2021 11:02 a.m.

Caitlin Jean Paisley

Our dear sweet daughter, Caitlin Jean Paisley, passed away unexpectedly on April 23, at the age of 36.She is survived by her parents Jane and James Paisley, sister Sarah Paisley, stepmother ...

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Obituaries • Published May 06, 2021 11:02 a.m.

Joanne (Babor) Bombardier

Joanne (Babor) Bombardier, 70, formerly of Chester, passed away peacefully on April 10 at Capital Regional Hospital, in Tallahassee, Florida. She was born on Sept. 26, 1950, in Middletown....

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Obituaries • Published March 10, 2021 04:48 p.m.

Eleanor Ann Simchock Butler

Eleanor Ann Simchock Butler, 78, of Chester passed away peacefully on the evening of Nov. 16, 2020, at Connecticut Hospice after a six-month battle with cancer.Eleanor was born in Johnstown,...

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Obituaries • Published March 02, 2021 04:56 p.m.

Richard H. Morrow, Sr.

Richard H. Morrow, Sr., 90, of Chester passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Feb. 23 at Gaylord Hospital in Wallingford. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Malcarne) Morrow....

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 17, 2021 04:37 p.m.

Al Malpa

Al Malpa, beloved partner of Cary Hull, died on Feb. 6, after a short illness at their home in Chester. Al was born July 17, 1949, in Providence, Rhode Island to Rev. Alfred P. Malpa, Sr., and...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 28, 2021 12:42 p.m.

Jeane R. Stallard

Jeane R. Stallard, 89, beloved wife of Christopher Stallard, passed away peacefully on Jan. 20. Born in her grandmother’s house in Deep River, daughter of Francis and Theresa Lebert Rutty,...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 06, 2021 11:47 a.m.

Benedict E. Novinski, Sr.

Benedict E. Novinski, Sr., 97, of Chester passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 1, surrounded by his family. He was the devoted husband of the late Nicholine (Grote) Novinski for 46 years. He ...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 30, 2020 06:39 p.m.

Rose L. Flood

Rose L. Flood, 92, a lifelong resident of Chester, passed peacefully on Sept. 23 at Middlesex Hospital in Middletown. She was the beloved wife of the late Henry C. Flood for 53 years. She was born ...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 06, 2020 05:17 p.m.

Robert L. Wester

Robert L. Wester, 85, of Chester, husband for 40 years of the late Theresa F. Wester, passed away on July 19 at Middlesex Hospital in Middletown. Robert, affectionately known as Bob, was born on...

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Obituaries • Published July 29, 2020 06:49 p.m.

Leon Paul Rudewicz, Jr.

Leon Paul Rudewicz, Jr., 88, of Chester, passed away peacefully July 26 at home, surrounded by family, following a long illness. Leo was born in Chester on Jan. 15, 1932, to Leon Paul Rudewicz, Sr....

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Obituaries • Published July 29, 2020 06:15 p.m.

Ann Taffare Smith

Ann Taffare Smith, age 90, passed away peacefully on July 22 in her son’s Long Island home in the Hamptons, surrounded by her loving family. Ann was the beloved wife of Eugene Smith, who...

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Obituaries • Published July 22, 2020 12:31 p.m.

Carolyn Jean Saunders

Carolyn Jean Saunders, 75, of Old Lyme, died July 18 at her residence.Carolyn was born on Jan. 10, 1945 in Springfield, Massachusetts, the daughter of Donald and Faith (Pardee) Clifford....

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Obituaries • Published May 27, 2020 04:36 p.m.

Alma Virginia (Carini) Doak

Alma Virginia (Carini) Doak of East Hartford passed away peacefully at home May 18 with her family at her side.Born in Fredericksburg, Virginia, the daughter of George Amelio and Alma...

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Obituaries • Published April 27, 2020 04:26 p.m.

Elinor Marie Brown

Elinor “Ellie” Marie Brown passed away on April 17 in Middletown. Born in Quebec in 1935, she emigrated to the US with her parents Harold and Mabel Brown, and her brothers Melvin and ...

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Obituaries • Published April 14, 2020 03:17 p.m.

Charles Clifford Hall

Charles Clifford Hall, born Oct. 28, 1938, son of Erma and Clifford Hall of Old Lyme, died April 8 with dignity at home under his beautiful Aztec blanket with his wife whispering in his good ear...

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Obituaries • Published April 03, 2020 11:05 a.m.

Arnold Samuel Haftel

Arnold Samuel Haftel, 86, of Middletown, beloved father and grandfather, died of natural causes on March 30, the seventh birthday of his favorite grandson and namesake, with his daughter by his...

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Obituaries • Published April 01, 2020 11:28 a.m.

Susan Kaye Clark

Susan Kaye Clark was born Aug. 11, 1935, to Harold Desmond Robinson and Joyce Robinson (née Liddington), in Northampton, Great Britain. She was raised by her aunt Doris Anderson, “Doll,...

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Obituaries • Published March 31, 2020 11:27 a.m.

Robert James 'Bob' Blair

Robert James "Bob" Blair, 97, of Chester, died peacefully and on his terms with family nearby on March 21 at his longtime home on Straits Road, one house down the road from where he was born on...

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Obituaries • Published March 11, 2020 11:51 a.m.

James Francis Castelli, Sr.

James Francis Castelli, Sr., loving husband of Diana and father to James and Sharon, passed away peacefully March 7 with his family by his side. Jim was born June 22, 1940, to Charles...

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