Thursday, December 02, 2021

Branford Obituaries

Obituaries • Published Dec. 01, 2021 04:54 p.m.

Lorraine Constantine Amendola

Lorraine Constantine Amendola passed away peacefully on Nov. 22. She was the wife of the late Andrew Amendola, to whom she was married for 64 years. She was born in New Haven on Jan. 25, 1930,...

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Obituaries • Published Dec. 01, 2021 12:09 p.m.

Brian Webster

Brian Webster, longtime resident of Hamden and most recently of Branford, passed away on Nov. 26 at his home after a brief illness.Mr. Webster was born in New Haven on Oct. 31, 1950, son of ...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 30, 2021 03:48 p.m.

Anthony F. Mulone

Anthony F. Mulone of East Haven, formerly of Branford, died on Nov. 28, at Branford Hills Health Care. He was the husband of the late Carol Cheeseman Mulone. He was the father of Linda Cyr (Glen)...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 30, 2021 03:47 p.m.

Theresa Ann ‘Nonnie’ Adams

Theresa Ann “Nonnie” Adams, 76, of Branford died on Nov. 22 at Yale New Haven Hospital with her family by her side. She was the beloved mother of Pamela Fusco (Anthony) and Angela...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 30, 2021 01:22 p.m.

Kenneth E. Johnson

Kenneth E. Johnson of Branford died peacefully in his home on Nov. 23. He was the husband of the late Dorothy Millett Johnson. He was the father of Karen Downing (Kenneth) and Kenneth Johnson...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 23, 2021 01:35 p.m.

Richard J. Panagrossi, Sr.

Richard J. Panagrossi, Sr., 82, of Branford passed away unexpectedly at Yale New Haven Hospital on Nov. 1. He was born in New Haven on June 24, 1939, a loving son of the late Dominic and Emma...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 17, 2021 10:24 a.m.

Angela Polastri Orsene

Angela Polastri Orsene, of Cheshire passed away on Nov. 13 at her home. She was the beloved wife of 67 years to Joseph Orsene. Angela was born Feb. 10, 1931, in Milford, Massachusetts, daughter of ...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 10, 2021 03:29 p.m.

Daniel W. McDonald

Daniel W. McDonald of Branford died on Nov. 9 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. He was the beloved husband of the late Susan DiGiorgi McDonald. Dan was born Dec. 18, 1955, in New Haven, son of...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 09, 2021 11:28 a.m.

Murray Ruggiero

Murray Ruggiero of Branford passed away on Nov. 5 at Yale New Haven Hospital.He was the husband of Joann Spiduro of Branford and the grandfather of Murray Ruggiero III and Jean Ruggiero and ...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 03, 2021 02:41 p.m.

Robert M. Gullans

Robert M. Gullans, 89, of Branford died Oct. 4, at St. Raphael’s Hospital in New Haven. Robert was born Oct. 14, 1931, in Branford to Carl and Helen Eastwood Gullans, Sr. He was the...

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Obituaries • Published Nov. 02, 2021 04:08 p.m.

Alice Williams Beaudin Sayers

Alice Williams Beaudin Sayers of Branford died peacefully on Oct. 26 at Connecticut Hospice. She was the wife of the late Myron Beaudin and James Sayers. Alice was born in Northford on Jan. 9,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 27, 2021 06:04 p.m.

Lillian Olejarczyk

Lillian Olejarczyk of Branford died after a long illness on Oct. 24 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. She was the wife of the late Henry Olejarczyk. Lillian was born in New Haven on Oct. 30,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 20, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Joseph ‘Joe’ Gordon

Joseph “Joe” Gordon, 79, of Branford passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Oct. 9.Joseph was a graduate of UConn, where he earned bachelor’s and...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 20, 2021 12:37 p.m.

David R. Marsh

David R. Marsh of Branford died on Oct. 11 at Yale New Haven Hospital. Mr. Marsh was born in Branford on July 7, 1930, son of the late Whitney and Vega Reynolds Marsh, and was a lifelong resident...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 13, 2021 04:16 p.m.

Marjorie ‘Joy’ Crelin

A Celebration of Life to honor the memory of Marjorie “Joy” Crelin, who passed away peacefully on Aug. 21, 2021, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Branford...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 12, 2021 05:17 p.m.

Betty ‘Nana’ James

Elizabeth “Betty” Rathke James, 97, of Branford peacefully passed away on Oct. 8 at the Branford Hills Health Care Center in Branford, surrounded by her family.Betty was born...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 07, 2021 03:56 p.m.

Joseph Edward Goulet, Jr.

Joseph Edward Goulet, Jr., 69, of Branford died peacefully at home on Sept. 17, after a long battle with rheumatoid arthritis. He was born on Aug. 7, 1952, in New Haven to the late Joseph Edward,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 07, 2021 03:56 p.m.

William Richard Smith, Sr.

William “Dick” Smith died Sept. 22, 2021, after a brief illness. Dick was born April 8, 1931, to George L. Smith and Constance Judge Smith of Hamden. He attended Fairfield Prep and...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 06, 2021 03:45 p.m.

August David Neumann

August David Neumann died on July 9 in West Dover, Vermont, after a short illness. He was born in 1941, the son of August and Caroline Neuman. He was predeceased by his parents, his sister...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 05, 2021 03:52 p.m.

The Rev. Bryan ‘Bud’ Myers

The Rev. Bryan “Bud” Myers, 66, of Branford died peacefully at his home on Sept. 29, after a year-long battle with prostate cancer.Pastor Myers, more fondly known as Bud, was...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 29, 2021 04:38 p.m.

Margaret ‘Peggy’ Church

Peggy Church, 96, of Branford passed away on Aug. 20. Peggy was born on Feb. 20, 1925, in Flushing, Queens, New York, to James R. and Alice Filan Byrne. She is a graduate of Bayside High School,...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 29, 2021 11:04 a.m.

Branford

Carol Jean Heyl Titcomb, born on Dec. 27, 1951, passed away on Sept. 21. Carol loved her family, friends, and music.After graduating from Lowell State Teacher’s College in 1973, she...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 29, 2021 11:04 a.m.

Ann Elizabeth Iaguessa

Ann Elizabeth Iaguessa, born June 13, 1941, to James Kenney and Louisa Giordano of Branford, passed into eternal rest on Sept. 17, peacefully at home two days before her 57th wedding anniversary...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 29, 2021 11:03 a.m.

Faith Canby Dillon Hentschel

After struggling for years with a debilitating degenerative neurological disease, Faith Canby Dillon Hentschel died peacefully on Sept. 9, in the presence of her long-term care giver and friend...

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Obituaries • Published Sep. 24, 2021 09:43 a.m.

Carol Ann Duell

Carol Ann Duell, a lifelong Branford resident, passed away peacefully at Whispering Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center on Sept. 20.She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Duell. She was ...

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