Monday, May 23, 2022

Westbrook Obituaries

Obituaries • Published April 26, 2022 03:29 p.m.

Anthony Riccio

Anthony Vincent Riccio, 69, of Westbrook, passed away unexpectedly at home on Jan. 16. He was born July 20, 1952, in West Hartford, to the late Joseph and Lena (Morrone) Riccio. Anthony is...

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Obituaries • Published April 12, 2022 01:52 p.m.

Mark William Wilson

Mark William Wilson’s life story ended abruptly on Tuesday afternoon, April 5, doing what he loved with his best friend on the Frisbee golf course in Guilford, 57 years after his birth on...

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Obituaries • Published March 30, 2022 12:02 p.m.

Harold W. Watson, Jr.

Harold W. “Hal” Watson, Jr., 79, of Westbrook, passed away peacefully on March 16. Born Dec. 15, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York, he was the son of Harold W. Watson Sr. and Helen...

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Obituaries • Published March 29, 2022 11:22 a.m.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Lynskey

Elizabeth “Betty” (Halloran) Lynskey, 91, of Westbrook died on March 25, surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late Thomas J. Lynskey, Jr. Betty was born in Hartford Aug. 18, ...

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Obituaries • Published March 16, 2022 10:24 a.m.

Elaine Marie Peyton

Elaine Marie Peyton, 80, formerly of Westbrook, and West Palm Beach, Florida, passed away peacefully at her home in Cape Coral, Florida, surrounded by her loving daughters on March 12. Elaine was...

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Obituaries • Published March 08, 2022 04:07 p.m.

Paul James Connelly

Paul James Connelly died peacefully at home on March 7, in Westbrook at the age of 78, with family by his side.Paul is survived by his wife and best friend, Susan; his son James Connelly...

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Obituaries • Published March 03, 2022 12:39 p.m.

John Irving Brainard

John Irving “Jack” Brainard, age 87, of Westbrook, passed away on Jan. 8 at Middlesex Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Meriden on Oct. 6, 1934, he was a lifelong resident of...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 23, 2022 04:17 p.m.

Bette J. Carter

Bette J. Carter, 97, of Westbrook and Williamstown, New Jersey, passed away peacefully on the evening of Feb. 21, with her daughter Lisa by her side. Born Aug. 29, 1924 in Camden, New Jersey,...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 09, 2022 03:36 p.m.

Cynthia Whiteman Comment

Cynthia Whiteman Comment, 87, of Westbrook passed away peacefully on Feb. 6. She was the wife of the late Noel W. Comment, Sr., and the daughter of the late Ronald C. Whiteman, Sr., and Maude...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 27, 2022 11:13 a.m.

Roy L. Gronholm, Jr.

Roy L. Gronholm, Jr., 64, of Westbrook, beloved husband of Linda (Fredrickson) Gronholm, passed away on Jan. 22 at Middlesex Hospital. He was born in Middletown, son of the late Anna (Kopera) and...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 27, 2022 11:12 a.m.

Erika Krinock

Erika Krinock, 72, of Westbrook and Pfahlbronn, Germany, passed away peacefully on Jan. 13, with her family by her side.Born in Pfahlbronn, Germany, on April 24, 1949, Erika came to America ...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 26, 2022 03:02 p.m.

Anthony Vincent Riccio

Anthony Vincent Riccio, 69, of Westbrook passed away unexpectedly at home on Jan. 16. He was born July 20, 1952, in West Hartford to the late Joseph and Lena (Morrone) Riccio.Anthony is...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 12, 2022 05:09 p.m.

Cynthia E. (Purcell) Selmont

Cynthia E. (Purcell) Selmont beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away peacefully on Jan. 4, after a short illness.Cynthia had a lifelong love for movies, television, and theater....

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Obituaries • Published Dec. 14, 2021 03:07 p.m.

Donald William Capellaro

Donald William Capellaro of Westbrook died peacefully on Dec. 8 at the age of 89. Don was born in Danbury, son of the late Orono and Gertrude (Muehlfeld) Capellaro. He attended Bethel public...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 23, 2021 01:40 p.m.

Raymond Ernest Fontaine

Raymond Ernest Fontaine, 94 years young, of Westbrook passed away quietly on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11.He was born Aug. 5, 1927, at his parent’s farm in Franklin. Growing up in...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 17, 2021 10:23 a.m.

Violet DeLano

Surrounded by her family at home in Westbrook, Violet DeLano peacefully departed this life on Nov. 11. Born in Middletown in 1931, Violet was the daughter of the late Jennie (Faraci) and Frank...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 09, 2021 04:21 p.m.

Thomas William Lawrence

Thomas William Lawrence of Westbrook and formerly of Madison passed away on Oct. 23, at home. He was born March 15, 1934, in Hartford, the son of Ernest and Mary Lawrence.He graduated from...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 03, 2021 02:40 p.m.

Patricia Kay (Madigan) Pessoni

Patricia Kay (Madigan) Pessoni, 82, of Westbrook passed away peacefully at her home Oct. 28, with her husband and two daughters by her side. Patti was born Jon uly 23, 1939, in Sayre, Pennsylvania,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 12, 2021 05:20 p.m.

Donald P. Wilcox

Donald P. Wilcox, 85, passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 4. He was the beloved husband of Maureen Wilcox for 61 years.Don was born Jan. 16, 1936, in Middletown, the son of the late...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 06, 2021 03:43 p.m.

Paul Hotkowski

Paul Hotkowski, 75, of Westbrook, died unexpectedly in his home on Sept. 30.He was born on March 7, 1946, in Middletown to Albert Hotkowski and Julia Sepkowski Hotkowski, both deceased....

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 18, 2021 04:53 p.m.

David O’Donnell

David O’Donnell, 56, of Westbrook passed away suddenly on Aug. 5.Convention would have us sum up Dave’s life in a few tidy paragraphs about his education, his career, and...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 18, 2021 04:51 p.m.

Thomas D. Armentano

Thomas Domenic Armentano, 88, of Westbrook passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 15.Thomas was born Dec. 13, 1932, to Gaetano and Anna (Presta) Armentano, in Hartford. He was the...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 04, 2021 03:44 p.m.

Robert L. Norton

Robert L. Norton passed away June 24. He was born in Westbrook on Oct. 13, 1938, to Louin P. and Elizabeth Norton.He is survived by Linda Norton, Nancy Steinson, and Deborah, Mark, and...

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Obituaries • Published June 01, 2021 02:03 p.m.

Mary Jane Drew

Mary Jane Drew of Westbrook, formerly of Old Westbury, New York and Jamesport, New York (“Janie’s Port,” as she called it), passed peacefully at home on May 30, surrounded by...

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Obituaries • Published May 26, 2021 10:44 a.m.

Anthony ‘Tony’ John Persutti

Anthony “Tony” John Persutti, 92, beloved husband of Pamela Hyde Persutti, passed away peacefully on Feb. 7 in Williamsburg, Va. Tony was born Nov. 2, 1928, in Ansonia, son of the...

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