Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Essex Obituaries

Obituaries • Published June 21, 2022 05:50 p.m.

Kimball Sumner Nickerson

Kimball Sumner Nickerson of Wellington, Florida, and Essex, Connecticut, died peacefully on May 26 at Courtyard Gardens, Boynton Beach, Florida, from complications due to Parkinson’s...

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Obituaries • Published May 24, 2022 12:35 p.m.

Donald Carl Himsel, Sr.

Donald Carl Himsel, Sr., of Essex, and, of late, Haddam, died on Feb. 17 at Middlesex Hospital.Born March 19, 1933, to Lester John and Grace Carol (Bauer) Himsel in Terre Haute, Indiana,...

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Obituaries • Published May 03, 2022 11:18 a.m.

Margaret Mary Theresa Owens White

It is with great sadness that we say good-bye to Margaret Mary Theresa Owens White. “Marg” passed away peacefully on April 30, after a long illness, at Ocean Meadow Memory Care in...

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Obituaries • Published April 20, 2022 04:04 p.m.

Gordon H. Ely

Gordon H. Ely, 93, of Essex lived a long and happy life and died peacefully on April 17, surrounded by his family. Gordon was born in Old Lyme on Feb. 22, 1929, son of Clarence Samuel Ely and...

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Obituaries • Published April 12, 2022 03:07 p.m.

Doris Ann Brunschwig Peake

Doris Ann Brunschwig Peake, 87, resident of Essex, died on Jan. 20, 2022.She is survived by three of her children, Pierre Joseph Brunschwig (wife Polly), Joseph Friend Brunschwig (wife...

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Obituaries • Published April 12, 2022 03:06 p.m.

Marie C. Lang

A Mass of Christian burial for Marie C. Lang of Ivoryton, who passed away on Feb. 24, 2022, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Saint Teresa of...

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Obituaries • Published April 11, 2022 10:23 a.m.

Lorraine B. Woodford

Lorraine B. Woodford, of Essex and formerly of Madison, passed away on April 5. She was born Sept. 6, 1933, in Hartford, the daughter of Lucian Frederick Frechette and Ann Jeronko Frechette....

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Obituaries • Published April 07, 2022 09:51 a.m.

Robert Lawrence Lombardi, Sr.

Robert Lawrence Lombardi, Sr., 85, passed away on April 3. Bob was born on Dec. 20, 1936, to parents, Blanche and Paul and was a lifelong resident of Ivoryton. Bob was predeceased by his father,...

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Obituaries • Published March 30, 2022 02:09 p.m.

Dominic Thomas DiVenere

Dominic Thomas DiVenere, born in 1931 in Bristol to Vita Carmella (Pedone) DiVenere and Thomas DiVenere, passed away peacefully with his wife Rae by his side on March 28 in Naples, Florida....

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Obituaries • Published March 29, 2022 02:29 p.m.

Zachary Joyce

Zachary “Zach” Joyce was born on June 30, 1993, in Mission Viejo, California. He always considered himself a California kid. He loved the beach, water, snow, skiing, and, first and...

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Obituaries • Published March 22, 2022 03:10 p.m.

Andrea Schaffner, M.D.

Andrea Schaffner, M.D., 70, passed away peacefully at home on March 19, surrounded by family after a two-year battle with cancer. Andrea was born in Chicago and raised in Scarsdale, New York. She...

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Obituaries • Published March 16, 2022 04:13 p.m.

Sandra A. Daniels

Sandra A. Daniels, 81, of Centerbrook passed away peacefully March 15, at her home. She was the beloved wife of the late Richard “Jake” Daniels, who predeceased her in 1989. Sandy...

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Obituaries • Published March 08, 2022 02:39 p.m.

John Harold Senn

John Harold Senn passed away peacefully on March 4, at the age of 84. John was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on Feb. 27, 1938. He was the son of the late Eleanor DeGroff Senn. He was a graduate of...

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Obituaries • Published March 03, 2022 12:40 p.m.

Robert Llewellyn ‘Bob’ Davis

Robert Llewellyn “Bob” Davis passed away on Feb. 10. He is survived by his loving wife Helen Davis. He was born in 1929 in Salt Lake City, Utah, son of the late Arthur R. Davis and...

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Obituaries • Published March 03, 2022 12:35 p.m.

Marie C. Lang

Marie C. Lang was born in Meriden, May 9, 1945, and passed away peacefully at her home on Feb. 24. Marie was a lovely person.She was an avid gardener and homemaker. Marie retired from Turbo ...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 23, 2022 01:59 p.m.

John Emery ‘Jack’ MacElwee

John Emery “Jack” MacElwee passed away on Feb. 20 at the age of 93. He was a resident of Essex Meadows in Essex.Jack was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 22, 2022 02:26 p.m.

Joan Capuciati Casey

Joan Capuciati Casey, daughter of Uldene and Dominick Capuciati, passed away peacefully on Feb. 5 at the age of 83. Joan was born in Queens, New York and raised in Ivoryton.Joan leaves...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 16, 2022 05:08 p.m.

Charles M. ‘Chuck’ Sakmar

Charles M. “Chuck” Sakmar, 83, of Ivoryton decided on Feb. 11 that it was time to join his wife, Pauline, and daughter, Brenda Lee, in heaven. He leaves behind his loving and...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 09, 2022 03:33 p.m.

Cynthia Ann David

Cynthia Ann David passed away peacefully on Jan. 24. She was born in Torrington to Edward Joseph Hricko and Margaret Schuster Hricko and was raised in Harwinton.Cynthia graduated from...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 08, 2022 04:44 p.m.

Eleanor ‘Ellie’ Donahue Champion

Eleanor “Ellie” Donahue Champion of Essex passed away peacefully, surrounded by love from near and far, on Feb. 1, at age 86.Born Nov. 5, 1935, in Middlefield, Ellie spent her ...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 08, 2022 04:43 p.m.

Frances Patricia Osborne

Frances Patricia Osborne, 94, of Ivoryton passed away peacefully at Middlesex Hospital on Christmas Day, 2021, with her son David by her side. Known as Pat, she was the beloved mother of David...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 08, 2022 04:42 p.m.

Daniel Max Rustemeyer

Daniel Max Rustemeyer, 61, of Centerbrook passed away peacefully on Oct. 3, at Middlesex Hospital Hospice in Middletown with family at his side. He was the beloved son of Charles and Pamela...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 08, 2022 04:42 p.m.

Paula Kurzband Feder

Paula Kurzband Feder, 86, of Centerbrook passed away peacefully on Feb. 2. She was born in New York City on Nov. 5, 1935, to Toby and Diana Kurzband. After graduating from the Bronx High School of ...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 08, 2022 03:49 p.m.

Robert Kevin Richardell

Robert Kevin “Rich” Richardell, 84, of Essex and formerly of Old Saybrook, passed away peacefully on Feb. 5 in Chester. He was the beloved husband of MaryBeth (Lengyel) Richardell....

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 27, 2022 11:14 a.m.

James E. Leo

Longtime Essex resident James E. Leo died on Jan. 21, at age 85.Jim, son of James Joseph Leo III and Lillian Burke Leo, was born on Feb. 20, 1936, into an Irish working-class family with...

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