Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home

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Each of our funeral homes offers a complete range of services in tastefully decorated, serene surroundings. Professionally trained and licensed staff members stand ready to provide sensitive, caring service and strive to exceed the expectations of each and every family.

Our communities are wonderfully diverse in religious beliefs, cultures, and ethnic backgrounds. Our staff truly appreciates these differences, and our training includes heartfelt understanding and respect for the special needs of all whom we serve.

Our Obituaries

Dorothy E. Hinckley

July 16, 1926 - April 17, 2018

Dorothy (Sweatland) Hinckley, 91, of Suffield, wife of the late Kenneth Hinckley, died Tuesday, April 17 ,2018. She was the daughter of the late Andrew and Annie (Zimmerman) Sweatland Dorothy was raised in West Suffield where she became a proud member of the West Suffield Grange. She remained a faithful member for well over 75 years. She married Ken in 1950 and moved to...
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Herbert Armstrong

December 17, 1935 - March 21, 2018

ARMSTRONG. Herbert “Herbie” Armstrong, 82, of Windsor, beloved husband of Frances (Okon) Armstrong passed away peacefully at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford on March 21, 2018. Born December 17, 1935 in Stafford Springs, son of the late Bernhard and Josephine (Braun) Armstrong. Herb proudly served in the US Army and then worked at the Stafford Co-op Food...
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Kenneth E. Hinckley, Jr.

August 15, 1924 - June 21, 2017

HINCKLEY. Kenneth E. Hinckley, Sr., 92, of Suffield, beloved husband of Dorothy (Sweatland) Hinckley passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Born August 15, 1924 in Suffield, son of the late Harold and Lillian (Tilden) Hinckley. Ken served in the US Navy during WWII. He was a member of American Legion Suffield Post 94. Other than his time in the military, Ken lived his entire life within 200...
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Donna M. O'Brien

July 1, 1954 - May 21, 2017

O'BRIEN. Donna M. (Dulin) O'Brien, 62, of Suffield, beloved wife of Thomas J. O'Brien, Sr. passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born July 1, 1954 in Holyoke, MA, daughter of the late Donald and Marie (Yahn) Dulin. Donna grew up in Southampton, MA before moving to Suffield 45 years ago. Donna was currently employed by Magnatech in East Granby. She was a past...
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Frederick J. Hanzalek

August 1, 1924 - May 19, 2017

Frederick J. Hanzalek, went peacefully to meet his maker, Friday, May 19, 2017, after enjoying a wonderful life for more than 92 years. Born in New York City on August 1, 1924, the son of the late William V. and Julia (Seible) Hanzalek; he attended Stuyvesant High School in NYC; where he received a Pulitzer Prize which helped him attend Columbia University. He served in the U S Navy from 1944 to...
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Mary Mullen Margotta

February 13, 1926 - April 1, 2017

MARGOTTA. Mary "Molly" Mullen Margotta, 91, of Suffield, passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born February 13, 1926 in Cootehill, County Caven, Ireland daughter of the late Michael and Kathleen (Dempsey) Mullen. Mary grew up in Cootehill, County Cavan, Ireland, one of 15 siblings including 3 sets of twins. She was so proud of her Irish heritage. Mary decided...
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June E. Jurgens

March 13, 1927 - March 26, 2017

JURGENS. June E. Jurgens, 90, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Paul R. Jurgens passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017. Born March 13, 1927 in Camden, NJ daughter of the late Frank and Lillian (West) Swavely. She is survived by her three children, Frank Jurgens and his wife, Tish of Mystic, Paul Jurgens, Jr. of PA, Nancy Leduc and her husband, Daniel of Suffield; four grandchildren; four great...
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Albert G. Dickman

June 27, 1944 - February 6, 2017

DICKMAN. Albert G. Dickman, 72, of Enfield, beloved husband of Gloria (Carrier) Dickman passed away at home surrounded by his loving family Monday, February 6, 2017. Born June 27, 1944 in Hartford, son of the late Albert A. and Ann (Kupchunos) Dickman, he grew up in East Hartford, graduating from East Hartford High School in 1963, after graduating he joined the US Marine Corps and served with...
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Elaine Ann Blair

January 15, 1937 - January 16, 2017

Elaine Ann (LaBrecque) Blair, 80, of Suffield, beloved wife of Robert W. Blair, passed away on January 16th surrounded by her family, friends and caring staff of Parkway Pavilion Healthcare Center. Elaine was born on January 15th, 1937 in Manchester, NH to Joseph and Evelyn (Martens) LaBrecque. She attended schools in Manchester, NH and East Hartford, CT graduating from East Hartford High School...
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Laura Jane Marocchini

May 28, 1937 - January 12, 2017

Laura Jane (Fitch) Marocchini, wife of Louis Marocchini, Sr., of Ryegate, VT, passed January 12, 2017. Laura was born in 1937, in Coraopolis, PA, to Lawrence and Frieda Corbett Fitch, the youngest of three girls. Due to Grampa Fitch's work as a herdsman, mom & her sisters were raised on several large farms throughout the Midwest - her favorite being in Elsie, MI. In her teens the family moved...
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Clarence Otto Most, Jr.

May 21, 1930 - December 30, 2016

MOST. Clarence Otto Most, Jr., 86, of Agawam, MA beloved husband of the late Beverly (Kemp) Most passed away Friday, December 30, 2016 at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA. Born May 21, 1930 in West Springfield, MA son of the late Clarence O. Most, Sr. and Winifred (Sands) Most he lived in the Springfield area most of his life and had lived in Agawam for the past 46 years. After school,...
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Beulah Marie Nicholson

September 17, 1920 - December 26, 2016

Beulah Marie (Spear) Nicholson, age 96, lifelong resident of West Suffield, CT, died peacefully on Monday, December 26, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, CT. She was married for 56 years to William (Buster) Nicholson Jr., who died in 2001. Beulah was the daughter of the late Forrest M. Spear and Mary Ellen (Fahey) Spear of West Suffield, CT. Beulah graduated from Agawam High School and...
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Linda M. Forsman

October 2, 1939 - December 6, 2016

FORSMAN. Linda Marie (Wagner) Forsman, 77, of Suffield, CT and formerly of Longmeadow, beloved wife of 50 years to Albert "Bud" C. Forsman passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Born on October 2, 1939 in Holyoke, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Erna (Pueschel) Wagner of Springfield. Linda graduated from Technical High School in Springfield and attended Concordia College,...
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Mildred M. McQuillan

February 25, 1912 - December 2, 2016

Mildred Martha (Pennington) McQuillan of Suffield, CT, formerly of Springfield MA, died Friday, December 2 at the age of 104. She was married over 50 years to the late Donald Snow McQuillan, former owner of Spartan Saw Works, in Springfield, MA. Mildred was born in Lexington, KY on February 25, 1912. She was the daughter of the late Elmore and Alice(Eaton) Pennington. Mildred grew up in the...
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Robert O. Y. Warren III

July 17, 1930 - December 1, 2016

Robert O.Y. Warren III, a 33-year resident of Suffield, CT and stalwart of the community whose long and successful business career was complemented by his dedication to a wide range of civic and volunteer activities, died on December 1 after a long illness. He was 86. Born in Baltimore, MD, Bob grew up in Wilmington, DE. He graduated from Kent School in Kent, CT and, later, from Princeton...
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Julia Bednaz Orr

September 9, 1922 - November 18, 2016

ORR. Julia Bednaz Orr, 94, of Wallingford and formerly of Suffield, a beloved mother and grandmother who lost her life on Friday, November 18, 2016. She was born September 9, 1922, the daughter of the late Stanley and Mary Bednaz. During her time on earth, she was a constant presence in many activities in and around Suffield. She graduated from Suffield High School, worked as the secretary...
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Peyton Christine Robinson

January 9, 2016 - November 16, 2016

ROBINSON. Peyton Christine Robinson was born January 9, 2016 and passed November 16, 2016. Peyton Christine spent ten beautiful months on this earth with us. Although it was too short for those who loved and adored her, she gave us so much to live for during that time. Everyone who met her was instantly enamored by her big blue eyes and her gorgeous eye lashes. Not a single person could walk...
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Michael G. Wrobel

September 11, 1957 - October 24, 2016

WROBEL. Michael G. Wrobel, 59, of West Suffield, passed away at his home, Monday, October 24, 2016. Born September 11, 1957 in Hartford, son of the late Marion and Sophie (Carney) Wrobel. Prior to falling ill, he owned and operated his landscaping company, M.W. Landscaping. Outside of work he enjoyed spending time with his sons, dirt bikes, target shooting and a fine slice of pizza. He is...
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Josephine T. Carmody

October 7, 2016

CARMODY. Josephine T. Carmody (Tenero), of Suffield, beloved wife of the late George F. Carmody, passed away Friday, October 7, 2016 at the Suffield House. Born in Suffield, daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria Tenero, she had lived in Hartford from 1942 moving back to Suffield in 1995, Josephine enjoyed playing cards, bowling and golfing. As one of eight children she had many nieces and...
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Anne P. Fleck

May 28, 1934 - October 4, 2016

FLECK. Anne P. Fleck, 82, of Suffield, passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Hartford Hospital. Born May 28, 1934 in Howwood, Scotland, daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (McKay) Fleck, she came to the United States in 1948 and lived in New Jersey before moving to Suffield in 1971. Anne enjoyed painting, knitting and crocheting. She was a volunteer at The Enfield Adult Day Care Center and...
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Veronica Gregel Rachel

August 13, 2016

Veronica (Gregel) Rachel, of Windsor Locks, formerly of East Granby and Windsor died peacefully on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Parkway Pavilion, surrounded by her family. Veronica grew up in Windsor and graduated from Windsor High School. She was married to Edward J. Rachel on February 11, 1956 and together they lived in Windsor Locks until Edward's passing in 1993. Veronica worked as a...
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Warren C. Webb

December 20, 1929 - August 7, 2016

WEBB. Warren C. Webb, 86, of Enfield and formerly of Suffield for over 40 years, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2016. Born December 20, 1929 in Yonkers, NY son of the late Chester and Florence (Mcdonald) Webb. He grew up in Yonkers and after high school he entered the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was stationed in Guam. After serving his country he attended and graduated from R...
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Brian J. Dee

February 4, 1958 - July 19, 2016

DEE. Brian J. Dee, 58, of Agawam, MA, beloved husband of Lisa (Vishaway) Dee passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 19, 2016 as a result of an automobile accident. Born February 4, 1958 in Troy, NY son of the late Arthur and Mary (Gaffney) Dee. He lived in Southampton for many years before moving to Agawam. Brian was a true entrepreneur; he was co-founder of Vizconnect, Inc. and Uthriv as well...
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Vincent S. Druzolowski

August 15, 1923 - July 16, 2016

DRUZOLOWSKI. Vincent S. Druzolowski, 92, of Suffield passed away Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Crestfield Rehab Center in Manchester, CT. Born August 15, 1923, he was a lifelong resident of Suffield and a WWII veteran serving with the US Army. He is survived by his daughter, Kathleen Young and a grandson, David Young of Manchester; his son, Michael Druzolowski and his wife Mary Lou of Enfield. ...
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Stanley Charles Gardocki

August 23, 1920 - July 15, 2016

On Friday, July 15, 2016, Stanley Charles Gardocki entered the gates of heaven into the arms of his Lord. Stanley left this earth with the same quiet dignity that he lived his life. He was born August 23, 1920 in Suffield, son of the late Anthony and Josephine (Zielinski) Gardocki. He lived in Suffield all his life. He graduated from Suffield Academy and received a Bachelor's Degree in...
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Mariano H. Shonti

January 25, 1920 - July 11, 2016

Mariano H. (Scionti) Shonti, 96, was born on January 25, 1920 and passed away on July 11, 2016. He was the husband of the late Arlene Hube Shonti and the son of the late Sebastian Scionti and Concetta Didato Scionti. He lived in Windsor and Windsor Locks for many years before moving back to Cromwell, where he grew up. Mariano was employed by the Carpenters Local 43 for many years and retired as a...
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Bonney M. Durocher

March 31, 1952 - June 18, 2016

Bonney Durocher was chosen on Saturday, June 18, 2016 to take her place in the next life with the other family guardians who have gone on before. Among her charges she leaves her beloved grandson Isaiah Scott, who lived with her, her daughter Danielle Durocher and granddaughter Taylor Barker, of North Carolina. Also being watched over by her and known to them as "Pokey" are sisters Donna Perry...
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Sally C. Billings

February 17, 1930 - June 12, 2016

Sally C. Billings, 86, of Suffield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Born in Springfield, MA to the late Albert Joseph and Winifred (Wilson) Dansereau, she was raised in Springfield, lived in East Windsor for some time but had lived most of her life in Suffield. Sally was a member of St. Philip Church in East Windsor and enjoyed playing cards,...
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Robert M. Bycenski

January 22, 1987 - May 13, 2016

Robert M. Bycenski, 29, of Manchester, CT passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016. He was born January 22, 1987 in Springfield, MA to Stephen M. Bycenski and Deborah (McLean) Bycenski. Rob spent most of his life in Windsor Locks and had settled in Manchester four years ago and he worked in his father's machine shop. He loved music, especially The Grateful Dead and The Beatles, camping at Sebago Lake...
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Richard J. Scully

March 29, 1929 - April 28, 2016

SCULLY. Richard J. Scully, 87, of Suffield beloved husband of Frances L. (Ambrosini) Scully passed away Thursday, April 28, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born March 29, 1929 in Springfield, MA son of the late William and Bridget (Fitzgerald) Scully he grew up in Springfield, lived in Enfield before moving to Suffield in 1956. Before retiring he was employed with the Plumbers & Pipe...
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John J. Golec, Sr.

January 30, 1928 - February 29, 2016

GOLEC. John J. Golec, Sr., 88, of Suffield beloved husband of the late Mary Ann (Kopernik) Golec passed away Monday, February 29, 2016. Born January 30, 1928 in Goodyear, CT son of the late John and Sophie (Gowac) Golec. He had lived in Suffield the majority of his adult life. John served in the US Navy during WWII. After the war, he worked for Kaman Aircraft and retired after 28 years with...
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Lois E. Scott

September 5, 1918 - January 22, 2016

Lois E. Scott, 97, of Suffield, beloved wife for over 60 years of the late Herbert Walter Scott, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 22, 2016 in Enfield. Born in Hartford, daughter of the late Floyd and Leona Niles, she was raised in Windsor and had lived in Suffield for over 60 years. Lois worked as a private duty nurse for many years. Most of all, Lois will be remembered as a loving...
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John J. Hughes

November 4, 1926 - January 10, 2016

John J. Hughes, 89 of Suffield, beloved husband of Josephine (Heslin) Hughes, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 10, 2016 at Hartford Hospital. Born in Astoria, NY to the late John and Rose Ellen (Lavery) Hughes, he served his country proudly with the US Navy during WWII and has been a Suffield resident for almost 40 years. John owned and operated East Windsor Welding & Fabricating, Inc....
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Frank Morena

February 1, 1918 - December 25, 2015

Frank Morena, 97, of West Suffield, formerly of Hartford, beloved husband of the late Michelina Morena, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 25, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Teggiano, Salerno, Italy to the late Vito and Raffaela (Carrano) Morena, he came to the US in 1954 and lived in Hartford for many years before relocating to West Suffield after his wife's passing. Frank was a...
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Deborah A. Patterson

September 29, 1955 - September 15, 2015

Deborah (Schindler) Patterson, 59, of West Suffield, loving wife of Richard D. Patterson, passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2015. Debi was born Sept. 29, 1955 at Manchester Hospital, the daughter of Alfred and Shirley (Schutz) Schindler and attended schools in Ellington graduating from Ellington High in 1973. Completing secretarial courses at Briarwood College in 1974, she went on to work for...
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Joyce Elsie Peyman

May 6, 1930 - October 17, 2014

Joyce Elsie (Creelman) Peyman, age 84, died on Friday, October 17, 2014 in East Windsor. Born in Suffield, on May 6, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Percy Guy and Anna Virginia (Gillette) Creelman. She was the widow of Bertrand Stewart Peyman who died on September 23, 1975 after they had moved from Suffield where they had lived for many years to Manchester in 1973. She graduated from...
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Barbara Lillian Nixon

December 29, 1934 - August 29, 2014

Barbara Lillian (Lothrop) Nixon, 79, of Hudson, FL and formerly of Enfield, beloved wife to William Hallet Nixon Jr. of 58 years, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, August 29, 2014, at Bayonet Point Medical Center. Born in Boston, MA on December 29, 1934, to the late Chester E. and Janet C. (Hay) Lothrop, she was raised in Auburn, ME and was a graduate of Edward Little High School. Barbara was...
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Helen E. Kasanowski

January 14, 1929 - July 21, 2014

Helen E. Kasanowski, 85, of Colchester, beloved wife of the late Stanley Kasanowski, Sr., passed away peacefully on Monday, July 21, 2014 at her home. Born in Norwood, MA to the late Michael and Marcella (Buja) Karpicus, she was raised in Worcester, MA and lived most of her life in Suffield before moving to Colchester to be closer to her grandchildren. Helen spent her career as a banker,...
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John J. Gallagher

August 4, 1962 - July 11, 2014

John J. Gallagher, 51, of East Windsor, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 11, 2014 at Yale New Haven Hospital. Born in Boston, MA to the late Robert J. and Helen (Donlan) Gallagher, he lived most of his life in Suffield. John enjoyed fishing, playing horseshoes and working outside. He loved to garden and assisted everyone in his apartment complex to grow their own vegetables. He will be...
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Theresa Rush

April 10, 1930 - April 6, 2014

Theresa Rush, 83, of Suffield, beloved wife of Stanley Rush, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2014. Born in Hartford to the late Alexander and Clara (Zukowski) Radziewski, she lived courageously with a debilitating disease for the past several years. Her strength, fortitude and positive attitude will continue to serve as an inspiration to all who knew her. Theresa leaves her devoted husband...
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Warren B. Hutchinson

March 14, 1941 - January 8, 2014

Warren B. Hutchinson, 72, of East Longmeadow, MA, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014. Born in Hartford, son of the late Everett and Ethel (Kennedy) Hutchinson he attended East Longmeadow schools and graduated from the Munson Academy. He served in the US Air Force and then was employed by the former Milton Bradley Company for over 45 years before his retirement. He was twice Master of the...
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Thomas D. Lemoine

May 31, 1964 - November 6, 2013

Thomas D. Lemoine, 49, of Enfield, beloved and devoted husband of Stephanie (Postell) Lemoine, died tragically in an automobile accident on Wednesday (November 6, 2013) in East Windsor. He was born in Springfield, MA on May 31, 1964 and grew up in Chicopee, MA and was a 23 year resident of Enfield. He was a member of the U.S. Air Force and retired as a Lieutenant with the Walker-Macdougall...
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Eudora Marjorie Whitman-Rising

June 10, 1921 - September 9, 2013

Eudora Marjorie Whitman-Rising, 92, of Granby, passed away on Monday, (September 9, 2013) at the Governor's House in Simsbury. Eudora was born in Fitchburg, MA on June 10, 1921, the daughter of the late James and Evelyn (Spaulding) Rines. She attended Leominster High School and Springfield Trade School where she took Practical Nursing. Eudora loved sewing, crocheting, quilting, and craft fairs...
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Peter D. Merchant

June 23, 1947 - August 12, 2013

Peter David Merchant, 66, died after a long illness, on Monday, August 12th, 2013 at his brother's home in Suffield, CT surrounded by his loving family. Born in Springfield, MA to the late Malcolm and Alta (King) Merchant, he lived in Springfield until he entered the U.S. Air Force in 1970. Peter served as a Hospital Pharmacist beginning in Presque Isle, ME and successively serving in Portsmouth...
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Stefan Sych

February 20, 1918 - July 24, 2013

Stefan Sych, 95, of Suffield, beloved husband for over 55 years of Christine (Gaim) Sych, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at his home. Born in Germany to the late Franciszek and Marianna Sych, he was raised in Poland and immigrated to the US after WWII. He began working on the local tobacco farms before doing construction work for the Roncari Company for many years. He was a...
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Patricia Doshier Glemboski

July 12, 2013

Patricia (Doshier) Glemboski, 77, of Suffield, wife of the late Stanley J. Glemboski Sr., died peacefully on Friday, July 12, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, surrounded by her family. She was born in San Diego, CA, daughter of the late Leo and Yvonne (Martineau) Doshier. Patricia grew up in Thayer, MO and was a graduate of Westwego High School in Westwego, LA.. She went on to...
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Stephen Simmons, Jr.

June 24, 1931 - June 25, 2013

Stephen Simmons Jr., 82, of East Granby, died after a long illness on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Meadowbrook of Granby. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce G. Simmons, in 1994. They moved to East Granby in 1973, at the time of their marriage. Born in Provincetown, Massachusetts on June 24, 1931, he was the son of the late Stephen and Mary Simmons. He attended local schools, graduating...
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Vera Mycofsky Cerri

July 20, 1925 - June 2, 2013

Vera (Mycofsky) Cerri, 87, of Suffield, CT, beloved wife of Reno A. Cerri Sr., died peacefully on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, CT. She was born on July 20, 1925, in Springfield, MA, daughter of the late Jacob and Anna Mycofsky. Vera grew up in Springfield, MA and was a graduate of Classical High School. She was married to Reno A. Cerri Sr., on July 31, 1948 and...
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Nathena H. Fuller

January 28, 1920 - May 29, 2013

Nathena H. Fuller, 93, of Suffield, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at home surrounded by her family. She was born on January 28, 1920, in Suffield, daughter to the late William S. and Amy (Payne) Fuller. A lifelong resident of Suffield, Nathena attended Bridge Street School, where she was voted the healthiest girl in Suffield; and subsequently rode on a cart for the Memorial Day...
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Dorothy Wilson

October 6, 1928 - May 22, 2013

Dorothy "Dottie" (Wiegand) Wilson, age 84, of Granby, beloved wife of 36 years to the late Richard C. Wilson, a Veteran of WWII, passed away peacefully at Meadowbrook Nursing Home on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. Dorothy was born on October 6, 1928 in Springfield, MA, and was the daughter of the late Kurt and Helen (Carroll) Wiegand. She lived happily with her family in Suffield for 41 years and...
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Julia Beach Hastings

June 19, 1926 - May 9, 2013

Julia (Beach) Hastings, 86, of West Suffield, beloved wife of the late Richard E. Hastings, died peacefully on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her family. Born in Suffield in her family home on June 19, 1926, she was the son of the late Harold and Hazel (Frost) Beach. A lifelong resident of Suffield & West Suffield, Julia worked on the Hastings Family Farm on Hill Street with...
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Alice Virginia Hooper

July 28, 1914 - April 17, 2013

Alice Virginia Hooper, 98, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Lindsey Hooper Jr., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Born in Somerville, MA to the late George and Marion (Thompson) Bacon, she attended Medford High School and Lasell Junior College. Ginny, as she was known by friends, had many passions in life. Life itself was tops on the list and anyone who knew her realized...
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Carol Nicholson Fuller

March 24, 1945 - April 13, 2013

Carol Nicholson Fuller, 68, of Suffield, beloved wife for 37 years to Gary E. Fuller, died Saturday, April 13, 2013. Born in Hartford, daughter of the late Sherwin Nicholson and the late Leah (Bertini) Crosby, she was a lifelong resident of Suffield, her hometown which she loved. Carol graduated from Suffield High School in 1963 and spent her life helping and supporting others with her friendly...
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Paul Edward Martin

April 13, 1928 - February 13, 2013

Paul Edward Martin Sr., 84, beloved husband of Janet (Moran) Martin, died peacefully on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Paul was born on April 13, 1928, in Milton, MA, son of the late George L. and Edith (Barron) Martin. He was a graduate of Quincy High School and Bentley College. Paul served our country with the U.S....
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Helen Gruska Banach

October 10, 1919 - January 31, 2013

Helen (Gruska) Banach, 93, of Suffield, wife of the late Matthew Banach, died unexpectedly on Thursday, January 31, 2013, at her home. She was born on October 10, 1919, in Westfield, MA, daughter to the late Mikolai and Helena (Karpinski) Gruska. Helen grew up in Westfield, MA and was a graduate of Westfield High School with the Class of 1937. She married her high school sweetheart, Matthew, and...
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Ralph A. Fiore

February 7, 1927 - January 7, 2013

Ralph A. Fiore, 85, of Suffield, beloved husband of Diane (Thompson) Fiore, former owner and president of the Fiore Oldsmobile, Inc., entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 7, 2013, peacefully at home with his family at his side. Born in the Thompsonville section of Enfield, on February 7, 1927, he was son of the late Charles and Rachel (Valvo) Fiore. Ralph graduated from Enfield High...
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Margaret G. Sheldon

February 14, 1929 - January 6, 2013

Margaret G. Sheldon, 83, of West Suffield, beloved wife of Robert A. Sheldon, died unexpectedly on Sunday, January 6, 2013. She was born on February 14, 1929, in Rocky Hill, CT, daughter to the late Leonard and Elizabeth (Thompson) Griswold. She grew up in Rocky Hill and was a graduate of Wethersfield High School. She went on to graduate from the University of Connecticut, and obtained her...
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Laurie L. Harmon

January 25, 1954 - December 25, 2012

Laurie (LaPointe) Harmon, 58, of Enfield, beloved wife of Dana P. Harmon, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 25, 2012, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. She was born on January 25, 1954, in Los Angeles, CA, the daughter of Laura (Bordeaux) Newell and the late Henry LaPointe. Laurie grew up in Berlin, CT. She worked as the manager of the Garden Department at Home Depot, a job...
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Ruth Eloise Oemcke

September 15, 1917 - November 27, 2012

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, Ruth Oemcke took flight from her earthly home in West Suffield to her eternal heavenly home where her predeceased husband Ludwig Phillip Oemcke of 43 years; her son Franklin Roy Oemcke; and all her predeceased family and friends, were waiting with outstretched arms to welcome her. Her "journey" was long, she enjoyed the comfort and loving, nurturing care of her...
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Elizabeth M. Ozelski

July 18, 1928 - November 25, 2012

Elizabeth M. Ozelski, 84, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Joseph E. Ozelski passed away Sunday, (November 25, 2012) at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Center, Windsor. Born July 18, 1928 in Shamokin, PA daughter of the late Joseph and Nellie (Romanowski) Sabol she grew up in Shamokin, PA lived in Shelton and later moved to Suffield. She worked as a waitress and was a home...
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Virginia M. Magnuson

February 19, 1917 - August 29, 2012

Virginia M. (Doyle) Magnuson, 95, of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Harry O. Magnuson, died peacefully on Wednesday, August 29, 2012, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. She was born in Bridgeport, on February 19, 1917, daughter to the late Harrison and Mildred (Barlow) Doyle. Virginia and her family date back to the Mayflower and are descendants of the King of Wessex. She grew...
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Lucille Ross Hayes

March 3, 1916 - August 29, 2012

Lucille Ross Hayes, 96 of Suffield, passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at the Suffield House. Daughter of the late Edward Ross and Lonnie (Burnett) Ross, Lucille was born in Clarksville, VA on March 3, 1916. At the age of 16, her family relocated to Connecticut where she resided for the rest of her life. On June 26, 1937 Lucille married Gordon B. Hayes, her beloved husband of 52...
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C.W.O. II John E. McLaughlin, Jr.

March 21, 1929 - August 28, 2012

John E. "Jack" McLaughlin Jr., C.W.O. II Retired, 83, of Suffield, beloved husband of Dolores (Puc) McLaughlin, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. He was born on March 21, 1929, son of the late John E. and Angela (Wright) McLaughlin. Jack was a graduate of Technical High School in Springfield, MA, Class of 1945. He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was the first MP...
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Betty Waterhouse-DiGennaro

April 2, 1914 - July 29, 2012

Betty Waterhouse-DiGennaro , 98 of Suffield died on July 29, 2012 while in the Hebrew Home and Hospital, West Hartford, CT where she was treated with great caring and kindness by all there. Betty was born in the Bronx, NY to the late Anthony and Mary (Minchelli) Ciccone. Betty was predeceased by her first husband, Frank Waterhouse, her son Frank Waterhouse, her brothers Americo and Eugene...
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Dominque Alexander Lindo

May 26, 1988 - July 12, 2012

Dominque "Dom" Alexander Lindo, 24, of Enfield, beloved son, father, and brother, passed away suddenly on Thursday, (July 12, 2012). Born in Twentynine Palms, CA on May 26, 1988, son of Hugh Edgar and Denise Antoinette (Mitchell) Lindo, he had lived in California and Hartford for a short time before moving to Enfield with his family 20 years ago. Dominque was a graduate of Enfield High School...
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Mitchell Joseph Bryll

February 24, 1936 - June 28, 2012

Mitchell J. Bryll, 76, of Suffield, beloved husband of Asunda C. (Cicero) Bryll, died peacefully on Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Hartford Hospital. He was born in Hartford on February 24, 1936, son of the late Joseph and Emily (Lukas) Bryll. Mitchell lived in Windsor for many years, before moving to Suffield over 40 years ago. He worked as an Iron worker for Shepard Steel and was member of the...
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Paula Brancieri

October 23, 1957 - June 6, 2012

Paula Brancieri, 54, of Agawam, MA, formerly of Suffield, beloved wife of the late Anthony F. Brancieri, passed away on Wednesday (June 6, 2012). Born October 23, 1957, daughter of the late Joseph and Frances (Noce) Garafolo, Paula grew up in Wethersfield before moving to West Hartford, Suffield and Agawam, MA. She worked in property management for Residential Management for many years. She is...
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Rita Miner LaPlante

July 23, 1917 - May 13, 2012

Rita (Brunell) Miner LaPlante, 94, of Seminole, FL, wife of the late Theodore Miner and Joseph LaPlante, died Sunday, May 13, 2012. Born in Fiskdale, MA, daughter of the late Francis and Alida (St John) Brunell, she lived in Windsor Locks for over 40 years moving to Florida 17 years ago. Rita had been employed by the Montgomery Company, Windsor Locks for many years. She enjoyed her role as...
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Donald Walsh

January 23, 1957 - April 27, 2012

Donald "Jeff" Walsh, 55, of Suffield, son of Donald and Lesley (Ferrar) Walsh and beloved husband of Amanda B. Walsh, died suddenly at his home on April 27th, 2012. Along with his wife, Amanda of 28 years, he is survived by his daughter Becca and son Jeffrey "Ben", all of Suffield, CT. He also leaves his beloved sister Deborah Aber and her husband Jim of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and brother...
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John M. Merrell

May 18, 1940 - April 1, 2012

John "Mort" Merrell, 71, of Suffield, died peacefully on Sunday, (April 1, 2012), at Hartford Hospital, surrounded by his family. He was born on May 18, 1940, in Springfield, MA, son of the late John and Norma (Spaulding) Merrell. Mort was a lifelong resident of Suffield and a graduate of Suffield High School with the Class of 1958. He served our country during the Vietnam War with the U.S. Air...
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Daniel E. Woods

August 7, 1945 - April 1, 2012

WOODS. Daniel E. Woods passed away April 1, 2012. Born August 7, 1945 to Charles E. And Matilda (Mueller) Woods. He leaves behind his wife, Ellen (Macola) Woods, a daughter, Dr. Katharine Woods, a sister, Barbara Belanger and her sons, a brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Joyce Woods and their family, a niece Carolyn Macola, and a number of friends whom he valued as closely as family. Mr....
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Paul R. Simison

March 15, 1952 - March 28, 2012

Paul R. Simison, 60, of West Suffield, Conn., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 28. Born in Northampton, Mass., he was the son of the late R. Donald and Martha M. Simison; he was an audiologist, and a 25-year volunteer firefighter with the Suffield Fire Department, Co. 2. He was inspired to join the fire service by his late father-in-law, James Mackey, and previously served as a volunteer...
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Shirley Crawford

July 4, 1935 - March 27, 2012

Shirley Crawford, 76, of Suffield passed away March 27, 2012. Born in Parsippany, NJ, she had lived in the Hartford area for many years. She was predeceased by a brother, Robert Crawford, and a sister, Lucille Gosline. She leaves two nephews, Carl Gosline and Alan Crawford; and a dear friend Robert Loomis of Suffield. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, April 17, at 2:00 p.m. at the...
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Jeannette Marie Lacerte

September 5, 1916 - March 23, 2012

Jeannette Marie (Brodeur) Lacerte, 95, of Springfield, wife for 49 years of the late Joseph R. Lacerte, passed away peacefully on Friday, (March 23, 2012). Born in Worcester on September 5, 1916, daughter of the late Eugene and Clara (Roi) Brodeur, she was raised in Worcester and had lived in Springfield for many years. She was a graduate of St. Ann's Academy in Marlborough and the Salter School...
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Mary Coppolo

September 22, 1929 - March 23, 2012

Mary (Lenilko) Coppolo, 82, of West Suffield, beloved wife of Pasquale E. Coppolo, died peacefully on Friday, March 23, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital. She was born on September 22, 1929, in Springfield, MA, daughter of the late Michael and Anastasia (Demidovich) Lenilko. Mary was a graduate of Commerce High School with the Class of 1947. She worked for the General Adjustment Bureau and Howett...
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Robert S. Gilchrist

June 9, 1924 - March 12, 2012

Robert Stanley Gilchrist, 87, of Suffield, beloved husband of Hope Collins Gilchrist, died peacefully on March 12, 2012 at a local convalescent home. He was born June 9, 1924, in San Diego, California, but grew up in Bath, Maine, after driving across the country in a Model A Ford in 1931 with his parents and his sister. He served in the Merchant Marine as an engineer after graduating from the...
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Bernice S. McCabe

December 14, 1916 - October 21, 2010

Bernice S. McCabe of Suffield, CT and Worcester, NY passed away peacefully on Thursday, (October 21, 2010) surrounded by her loving family. A native of Worcester, New York, she lived for the past seven years in Suffield. She was an avid gardener and genealogist. She was active in various genealogical societies including the Daughters of the American Revolution. She is survived by her...
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Sheila (Murphy) Leahey

October 19, 1925 - September 30, 2010

Sheila (Murphy) Leahey, 84, formerly of Suffield, died peacefully on Thursday, September 30, 2010 at a local convalescent home. She was born on October 19, 1925 on Depot Street, Suffield, daughter of the late John and Julia (Keohane) Murphy. She graduated from Sufield High School with the class of 1943. Sheila worked as an administrator for Ring Nursing Home in Springfield. She leaves...
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Izanna Frances Wayne Anthony

January 19, 1922 - July 24, 2010

Izanna Frances Wayne Anthony, 88, Suffield Connecticut Born January 19, 1922 passed away peacefully on Saturday July 24, 2010. Frances Anthony (“Bits”) was born along with her twin sister, Inez Reynolds (“Tiny”) to George Alonzo Wayne and Agnes Hawkins Wayne at 223 Hickory Street in Suffield CT. Frances lived most of her adult life in Brooklyn NY where she had a fulfilling career...
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Joseph F. Nai

February 23, 1923 - July 11, 2010

Joseph F. Nai, 87, a longtime resident of Suffield and formerly of Windsor Locks, died Sunday evening, (July 11, 2010) at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford. He was born and educated in Windsor Locks, a son of the late Frank and Angelina (Diana) Nai, and was a graduate of Windsor Locks High School. Joe was a veteran of WW II, serving with the United States Army Corp of Engineers. Upon his...
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Jane P. Burton

March 18, 1921 - May 15, 2010

BURTON. Jane P. Burton, 89, of West Suffield, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2010) at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born March 18, 1921 in Springfield, MA daughter of the late, Clinton & Maud (Rockwell) Pomeroy. She grew up in East Windsor, graduated from Chaffee School, and Edgewood Park Jr. College, Briarcliff Manor, NY. When WWII broke out she joined Red Cross Motor Corps servicing...
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William B. Keegan

April 7, 1939 - May 5, 2010

William B. Keegan Jr., 71, of Windsor, beloved husband of Patricia (Roarke) Keegan, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at home, surrounded by his family. He was born on April 7, 1939 in Hartford, son of the late William and Kathleen (McLaughlin) Keegan. Bill grew up in Hartford and had lived in East Hartford before settling in Windsor. A resident of the Rainbow Rd. section of Windsor...
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