Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Madison Obituaries

Obituaries • Published Sep. 16, 2020 07:18 p.m.

Gordon Seth Cohen

Gordon Seth Cohen, born May 18, 1937, to Leon and Irene Cohen, passed away, peacefully, on Sept. 10 in New Haven.A man of unlimited enthusiasm, interests, laughs, and kindness, Gordon grew...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 15, 2020 02:34 p.m.

Lennart Gustav Carlson

Lennart Gustav Carlson, 96, of Madison, died peacefully on Sept. 7. He was born Feb. 8, 1924, in Providence, Rhode Island to Gustav Robert Carlson and Hilma Maria (Selin) Carlson. Len resided with ...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 10, 2020 10:51 a.m.

Carol A. Ehlers

Carol A. Ehlers passed away Aug. 10 in Madison where she lived with her daughter Elizabeth Ehlers Amendola and her family. She passed away peacefully in her own home with her little dog Bingo by...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08:44 p.m.

Rodney Martin Hammel

Rodney Martin Hammel, 73, of Madison passed away peacefully on Aug. 30 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford, with his beloved wife and son by his side. He was born March 27, 1947, to the late...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 01, 2020 04:30 p.m.

Donald Craig Rankin

Donald Craig Rankin, age 80, died peacefully at home on Aug. 28 after a long illness. He was born in Mineola, New York on Aug. 13, 1940, to Marjorie and John Rankin. He is survived by his wife...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 27, 2020 09:49 a.m.

Robert John Mentzinger

Robert John Mentzinger, 76, of Guilford passed away on Aug. 17 after a long battle with cancer. Bob was born June 3, 1944, in Queens, New York.He graduated valedictorian from Villanova...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 19, 2020 09:12 p.m.

Ernest Meek Manns

Ernest Meek Manns, 90, longtime resident of Madison, passed away peacefully Aug. 13 at St. Raphael Hospital, New Haven. He was the husband of Bonnie (Bovi) Manns. Ernie was born in Ottumwa, Iowa...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 19, 2020 08:58 p.m.

Gerard ‘Gerry’ Richard McCormick

Gerard “Gerry” Richard McCormick, age 84, passed away peacefully at his home in Madison on Aug. 16. The son of Winifred and Lester McCormick, Sr., he is survived by his sister Joyce...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 13, 2020 10:14 a.m.

Col. USAF (Ret), Phyllis Parcells

Phyllis Parcells passed away on July 3 at the age of 86 at Mease Countryside Hospital in Palm Harbor, Florida after a brief illness. Phyllis was born March, 2 1934, in New Haven. She was the...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 06, 2020 05:43 p.m.

Julia Cerjanec Lansing

Julia Cerjanec Lansing, 43, of Niantic, passed away on July 29 at Middlesex Hospital. She was predeceased by her maternal grandparents Ruth H. Murphy and Eugene F. Murphy of Barrington, Rhode...

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Obituaries • Published July 30, 2020 10:21 a.m.

Francis Joseph Thompson

Francis (Frank) Thompson passed away July 26 peacefully in hospice. He is survived by his wife Ruth Anne (nee Cronin) of 61 years; his children Susan Thompson, Cate Ferreira (Chris), Don Thompson...

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Obituaries • Published July 30, 2020 09:45 a.m.

David Darryl Kelley

David Darryl Kelley of Madison, age 76, passed away on July 20 after a long illness with Alzheimer’s disease. He died at home surrounded by his loved ones. David was born on Nov. 1, 1943,...

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Obituaries • Published July 09, 2020 04:38 p.m.

Tracy DeCosta

On October 12, 1963, Tracy Ann was born, the first of two beautiful daughters to Jack and Carole Conley in South Boston, Massachusetts. The young Conley family of four spent their early years in...

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Obituaries • Published July 09, 2020 03:40 p.m.

Dr. John C. Brigham

Dr. John C. Brigham, a longtime resident of Madison, passed away peacefully on June 28. He was 89 years old.Dr. Brigham was a graduate of Woodbury High School, Trinity College, and Tulane...

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Obituaries • Published July 08, 2020 07:52 p.m.

Ciara Sheehan Collins

Ciara Sheehan Collins, age 25, passed away on April 24 near Portland, Oregon from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. With much love, she is survived by her parents Shari and John...

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Obituaries • Published July 08, 2020 07:42 p.m.

Louis Edward Testa, Jr.

Louis Edward Testa, Jr., of Madison, passed away on June 26 after a period of declining health and a brief hospitalization. He was able to come home to be with his entire family before passing...

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Obituaries • Published June 26, 2020 09:46 a.m.

Nancy Knowlton Casula

Nancy Knowlton Casula, age 57, was born in New Haven on July 11, 1962, and died unexpectedly in her home in Littleton, Colorado on Feb. 10. Nancy was the daughter of Jerry and Mary Knowlton. Nancy ...

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Obituaries • Published June 25, 2020 10:22 a.m.

Constance Ann MacDonald Coletti

Constance Ann MacDonald Coletti of Monument Beach, Massachusetts, 90, passed away on May 18 from Parkinson’s disease. She was born July 31, 1929, in Quincy, Massachusetts to Constance Hoey...

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Obituaries • Published June 25, 2020 10 a.m.

Casimir Gorski

Casimir Gorski, longtime resident of Madison, passed away June 8 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Devoted husband for 63 years of Christine (Cieplak) Gorski, Casimir was born in Detroit, Michigan on...

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Obituaries • Published June 18, 2020 09:48 a.m.

Richard J. ‘Rick’ Emmerich

Rick was born in New York June 18, 1964, and passed on May 26. Our hearts are broken as we lost our beautiful Rick after a brief battle with cancer. Rick graduated from Eastern Connecticut State...

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Obituaries • Published June 18, 2020 09:34 a.m.

Helen Gene Hebrank Kitzman

“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience”. Teilhard de ChardinHelen Gene Hebrank Kitzman was born Oct. 25,...

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Obituaries • Published June 11, 2020 10:45 a.m.

Nancy Lawton

College in the 1950s when she attended a speech by Massachusetts Senator John F. Kennedy. As she stood outside in the rain after the event, waiting for her brother to pick her up, the senator...

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Obituaries • Published June 10, 2020 07:28 p.m.

Eva Martin

Eva Martin, longtime resident of Madison and Clinton, passed away peacefully at Yale-Haven Hospital. Eva was born in New Haven on Dec. 30, 1931, daughter of the late Sylvester and Giovanna...

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Obituaries • Published June 09, 2020 08:48 p.m.

James Richard Bergers

Jim Bergers passed on May 8 at Seasons Hospice in Deerfield Beach, Florida. Jim was one of five children born to William Bergers and Mary Medwesky Bergers in New Haven on Aug. 24, 1942.Jim...

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Obituaries • Published June 09, 2020 08:35 p.m.

Janet Van Hise Davidson Caulkins

Janet Van Hise Davidson Caulkins died on March 15 in her sleep (peacefully, holding her daughter’s hand) at her home in Madison at the age of 93. She died of old age. She was born in Weston,...

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