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  • Philip R. Linley

    Philip R. Linley, 88, of Fairfield, died on June 27 at St Vincent’s Hospital. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Dorothy; his son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Deb Linley of Newtown, two grandsons he thought the world of, Brett and Richard; and several nieces and nephews.

  • Margaret Henderson

    Margaret Anne “Margy” Henderson, 72, died peacefully on June 25 in Shelburne, Vt., with the love and care of family, friends, and staff at Wake Robin. She was born on December 8, 1941, in Richmond, Va., grew up in Schenectady, N.Y., and lived nearly 40 years in and around Newtown before retiring to Wake Robin in 2012. Margy was a devoted parishioner of Trinity Episcopal Church in Newtown.

  • In Memoriam: Nicholas Summo

    Nicholas Summo | May 13, 1987-June 27, 2011 | On your Third Anniversary in Heaven, We miss you every day And we remember the joy and light you brought to our lives. Love, Mom, Dad & Anthony

  • Kimberly Arnold Scott

    Kimberly Elaine (Arnold) Scott, 53, of Hilliard, Ohio, and previously Newtown, died May 28 in Hilliard. She is survived by her husband David Scott, daughter Samantha Scott and son Ryan Scott of Hilliard; her parents, April and Richard Arnold of Newtown; a brother, Richard Arnold, also of Newtown; and a sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Jeffrey Warner of Torrington.

  • James H. Shortt

    James H. Shortt, 86, of Sandy Hook, “The Commander,” died peacefully June 5 at Village Crest Health and Rehabilitation Center, New Milford. He was the husband of Laura J. Shortt, who died in 2002. He grew up on the family dairy farm in Southbury and enlisted in the US Army at the age of 18, serving with the rank of staff sergeant during the Korean War.

  • Roberta A. Savino Forno

    Roberta A. Savino Forno, 81, died June 16 in the ICU at Danbury Hospital. A longtime resident of Sandy Hook, she was born in Bridgeport, December 7, 1932, to Dorothy (Turgeon) and Louis J. Savino, Sr. She was the widow of the late Frank Forno, Sr.

  • Eileen D. Plaia

    Eileen D. Plaia, 67, of Newtown died peacefully June 13, with her family at her side. She was the wife of Michael C. Plaia. Born in New York City, she was a daughter of the late Alan and Florence Wojcik Roddy. A resident of Newtown for the past four years, she was a previous longtime resident of Ridgefield.

  • Beverly A. Keeler

    Beverly A. (Lindquist) Keeler, 72, of Danbury died June 11 at Danbury Health Care Center, surrounded by her family. She was born and raised in Norwalk, the daughter of Foster Lindquist and Harriet Whiting.

  • Rev Thomas Malcolm Waltz

    The Reverend Thomas Malcolm Waltz, 80, of Covenant Woods, Mechanicsville, Va., originally from Detroit and formerly of Newtown, died June 11.

  • Annette Y. Crevier

    Annette Yvonne (Charette) Crevier, 91, of Southbury and formerly of Hartford and Wethersfield, died peacefully June 10, at Pomperaug Health Center in Southbury. She was born August 20, 1922, in Fitchburg, Mass., one of seven children of Alphonsine (Lachapelle) and Albert Charette.