• Robert James Curtis

    A memorial service for former Newtown resident Robert James Curtis, of New Preston, will take place Saturday, August 17

  • Sandra Gill

    Sandra Gill, 54, a long time Sandy Hook resident, died at her home, August 7 after a brief illness. She was born in Bridgeport, September 5, 1958, and was the daughter of the late Ernest Bellavita, and Patricia (Davis) Bellavita of Florida.

  • Nicole Cheri McDonald

    Nicole Cheri (McGrath) McDonald, 25, of Seymour, died unexpectedly July 29, as the result of a car accident. She was the wife of Brian McDonald. She was born in Denver, Colo., March 25, 1988, daughter of Jeffery and Cheryl (Feeney) McGrath. She attended Newtown schools, graduating in 2006.

  • Nancy V. Pecora

    Nancy V. (LoParco) Pecora, 74, of Greenwich, died July 24, due to complications after a long illness, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Greenwich, to Horace and Filomena “Fanny” LoParco.

  • Ines O. Freuler

    Ines Freuler, 85, of Stamford, forever known to her family as “Schatzie,” died July 25, a short month after her birthday. Born in Bern, Switzerland, June 15, 1928, she immigrated to New York on the Queen Elizabeth in 1950. She always told her family how excited she was to see the Statue of Liberty for the first time.

  • Sylvia Parsons Davidson

    Sylvia Parsons Davidson, 100, died peacefully July 25, at Masonicare in Newtown. She was born February 5, 1913, in Newtown, to Louis Birdsey Parsons and Vivian Wetmore. Her husband, Howard B. Davidson, predeceased her in 2012, after 76 years of marriage.

  • Sal Cucco

    Sal Cucco, 50, formerly of Stamford, died July 27, at Danbury Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He endured countless surgeries and procedures with an ever positive and courageous spirit that inspired all who loved him. He was born in Stamford, January 18, 1963, to Alberto and Giovanna Cucco.

  • Sally Montgomery Ratyna

    Sally Montgomery Ratyna, 80, of Southbury, died peacefully July 25, with her family by her side. She was born October 10, 1932, in Springfield, Ky., the youngest of five siblings.

  • Frank E. Velky

    rank E. Velky, 102, of Bridgeport, died July 27, at Connecticut Hospice. Mr Velky was born in Bridgeport to Martin and Julia (Pekar) Velky. He was a founding member of the Cedarhurst Association on Lake Zoar in Newtown.

  • Helene Konnerth Piller

    Helene Konnerth Piller, 99, of Newtown, a woman of tenacity, laughter and beauty, died July 2.