Sunday, May 09, 2021

Westbrook Obituaries

Obituaries • Published April 22, 2021 02:59 p.m.

Judith Ritchie Lowe

Judith Ritchie Lowe, loving mother of Mary Ellen Lowe and Laura Jean Coe, passed away at Middlesex Hospital on March 27, at the age of 97. Judy was the only child of John and Helen Ritchie. She...

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Obituaries • Published April 06, 2021 03:11 p.m.

Celeste Lucille (Hand) Sisk

Celeste Lucille (Hand) Sisk, 56, died March 31, 2021, after a long battle with early onset Alzheimer’s disease.Celeste was born June 28, 1964, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is...

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Obituaries • Published March 02, 2021 04:59 p.m.

Julia M. Keith

Julia M. Keith, 97, of Westbrook died peacefully at home on Feb. 25. A loving mother and active participant in charity work, Julia was born in Wethersfield to John and Nora McCormack.After...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 24, 2021 12:19 p.m.

Gregory Paul Barnett

Gregory Paul Barnett, 70, our beloved brother, passed away on Feb. 11, peacefully surrounded by his family at his home in Georgia.Born in Middletown on Nov. 5, 1950, to Frank and Frances...

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 10, 2021 01:40 p.m.

Anthony ‘Tony’ John Persutti

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

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 10, 2021 01:39 p.m.

William H. Strong

William H. Strong, 85, of Westbrook passed away Feb. 5, 2021.William was a beloved husband, grandfather to 11, and great-grandfather to 8.In addition to his beloved wife, Janet A....

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Obituaries • Published Feb. 10, 2021 01:37 p.m.

Barbara (Hanna) Manstan

Barbara (Hanna) Manstan, 97, of Westbrook passed away peacefully at home on Jan. 30. Born April 13, 1923, in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late Drexel and Blanche (Wadlund) Hanna. Barbara...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 21, 2021 12:01 p.m.

Lisa A. (Walker) Vitale

Lisa A. (Walker) Vitale, 49, June 11, 1971, God sent a beautiful little angel to earth and named her Lisa Anne Walker. Jan. 17, 2021, he called her home after a long and courageous battle with...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 06, 2021 12:34 p.m.

Albert M. Palm

Albert M. Palm, 88, passed away peacefully on Dec. 29, 2020.He was a lifelong resident of Westbrook and retired after 45 years of service as a Westbrook fireman.Services will be held ...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08:38 p.m.

Sandra E. Richardson-Pitt

Sandra E. Richardson-Pitt, 73, passed away peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior on Sept. 25 with her three children by her side, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 12, 1946,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 07, 2020 06:01 p.m.

David Kittle

David Kittle, 76, of Westbrook slipped away on Oct. 3. Dave was born in Manchester, the son of the late David Kittle and Josie Kittle. A Manchester High School graduate, he proudly served in the...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 17, 2020 06:44 p.m.

Margaret A. Smith

Margaret A. Smith of Westbrook died Sept. 7. She was born in Michigan Nov. 1, 1927.She earned a GED at 38 and graduated college as a teacher at 45.She survived two husbands, Robert...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 10, 2020 07:20 p.m.

Theresa Eva Thomas

Theresa Eva Thomas of Westbrook passed away peacefully at home on Aug. 9 surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Richard A. Thomas. Theresa was born in Brooklyn,...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 10, 2020 05:36 p.m.

Marcia ‘Nana’ Barden

It is with heavy hearts that Sept. 4 we had to say “until we meet again” to the Nana of our family. Marcia peacefully left her earthly life, in the beautiful afternoon sunlight, in...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 06, 2020 07:48 p.m.

Frank F. Cart, Jr.

Frank F. Cart, Jr., of Westbrook passed away on July 18. Frank was born in New York City on Feb. 20, 1935, to the late Frank Cart, Sr., and Mary Cart. He was a devoted husband to Dina (Giardina)...

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Obituaries • Published Aug. 05, 2020 11:59 a.m.

Connie (Dolly) Milardo Gaffney

Connie (Dolly) Milardo Gaffney of Westbrook, wife of the late Vincent C. (Bud) Gaffney, passed away peacefully on Aug. 1 after a brief battle with brain cancer. She was 90. Connie was born on Oct. ...

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Obituaries • Published July 22, 2020 02:51 p.m.

Richard John Woxland

Richard John Woxland, 81, of Westbrook, beloved husband of MaryJane (Negrelli) of 60 years, died peacefully on July 19, surrounded by family. He was born in Winona, Minnesota, son of Siebert and...

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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 July 15, 2020 05:56 p.m.

Dustin Lee Raymond

Dustin Lee Raymond, 41, from Westbrook, passed away unexpectedly on July 7.In spite of his disability he had a beautiful view of life. He loved the great outdoors, his dear friends, his dog ...

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Obituaries • Published July 15, 2020 05:37 p.m.

A. David Thorpe

A. David Thorpe, of Deep River, passed away unexpectedly July 6 surrounded by his loving wife Rita and family. David was born May 1, 1948, and grew up in Westbrook, graduating in 1967, later...

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Obituaries • Published June 30, 2020 08:16 p.m.

Judith ‘Judy’ Leissner

Judith “Judy” Leissner, 79, of Westbrook, passed away on June 18. She was born in New Haven to Aldo and Ethel (McLeod) Broggi on May 16, 1941.Judy is survived by her husband...

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Obituaries • Published May 19, 2020 11:31 a.m.

Lyle F. Eastman II

Lyle F. Eastman II, 65, of Westbrook passed away peacefully on May 10 after a courageous battle with T-cell lymphoma and HLH. He was born and raised by Lyle F. and Jean Eastman in Manchester....

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Obituaries • Published May 18, 2020 05:43 p.m.

Betty J. (Champion) Ray

Betty J. (Champion) Ray, 93, of Plainfield, widow of Zane W. Ray, died on May 3 of congestive heart failure. Betty was born in Old Saybrook on Jan. 18, 1927, the daughter of the late Allen and...

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Obituaries • Published May 14, 2020 04:40 p.m.

Nicholas J. Mele

Nicholas J. Mele, 86, of Westbrook, formerly of Wethersfield, beloved husband of the late Jean (Simons) Mele, died April 5 at Middlesex Memorial Hospital, Middletown. Born in Hartford, he was the...

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Obituaries • Published April 08, 2020 12:10 p.m.

Marie (D’Addario) Freedman

Anne Marie (D’Addario) Freedman died peacefully on April 2 at her home in Westbrook with family by her side. She was born Sept. 21, 1920, to Constance and George D’Addario in...

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