Barbara Ellen Scheumaker Palmer of Sandy Hook died peacefully in her home the afternoon of November 30, days after her 80th birthday. She was born November 25, 1935, and raised on a farm in Neoga, Ill.
Cecelia “Sally Ann” Williams, 83, of Newtown, beloved wife of Gordon Williams for more than 60 years, died November 24 at Waterbury Hospital, in the arms of her son David. She was born May 13, 1932, in Bridgeport, and was the daughter of the late Johanna (Kolesar) and Joseph Trup.
Warren C. Lafferty, 85, died peacefully November 24, surrounded by his family. He was born in Danbury, son of the late Madelyn (Staib) and Walter C. Lafferty. He lived most of his life in Bethel, often reminiscing that he attended one of America’s one-room schoolhouses, Plu...
Beatrice B. Piskura, 88, of Prospect, and previously a longtime resident of the Hawleyville section of Newtown, died November 22, in St Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury. She was the wife of the late Michael J. Piskura.
Sophie Theresa Carroll, 96, of Newtown, died at Danbury Hospital after a brief illness November 23, with her family by her side. She was born in Ansonia, Conn., and was the daughter of the late Magdelena and Dominick Daunis. Mrs Carroll had a joyful and gi...
Rosita DiBello, 84, of Sandy Hook died peacefully November 19, surrounded by family and friends. Her husband, Joseph DiBello, predeceased her. Born, raised, and married in San Martino, Italy, the DiBellos immigrated to the United States, and settled in New Rochelle, N.Y.
Beverly Broderick, 70, of Fairfield, the beloved wife of the late Gerald R. Broderick, died peacefully at home November 19, with her family by her side. She was born in Bridgeport and was the daughter of the late Genevieve and Elbert Hanks.
Stephen R. Greytak, 91, of Greenville, N.C., and previously of Stratford, beloved husband of Irma Fleming Greytak, died November 21. He was born in Trumbull, Conn., October 10, 1924, the son of the late Anna (Michalka) and Frank Greytak, in his parents’ farmhouse on Daniels Farm Road.
Norman Coopersmith, 93, of Newtown, beloved husband of the late Beverly (Levine) Coopersmith, died peacefully at Masonicare of Newtown November 21. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and was the son of the late Fanny and Abe Coopersmith.