• Jacqueline Marie Miller

    Jacqueline Marie (Hill) Miller, 90, of Brookfield, wife of the late Richard Miller, died October 30, at Hancock Hall in Danbury. She was born in Danbury, March 2, 1925, and was the daughter of the late Myrtle (Montgomery) and Joseph Hill.

  • Doris Norton

    Doris (Fazekas) Norton, 83, of Monroe, beloved wife of 48 years to the late Joseph J. Norton, died peacefully October 29. Born in Bridgeport, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Lecza Fazekas.

  • Zoltan G. Szarka

    Zoltan G. Szarka, 86, of Sandy Hook died peacefully October 29, with his family at his side, after a brief but valiant fight with cancer. Born in Shelton, June 21, 1929, he was the son of the late Grace and Louis Szarka.

  • Kevin Joseph Klein

    Kevin Joseph Klein, 59, a resident of Brookfield, died in a car accident October 25, in Middlebury. He was a native of Cheektowaga, N.Y., and the son of Barbara and the late Joseph Klein.

  • Edward Vincent Turco

    Edward Vincent Turco, 83, died peacefully at his home in Newtown September 28, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Westerly, R.I., on February 23, 1932, and was a son of the late Antonio and Carmela Turco.

  • William Tyler Saunders

    William “Bill” Tyler Saunders, 60, of Fairfield, died peacefully October 19. Born November 28, 1954, he was the son of the late Martha Ann Tyler Saunders Fox and William Kenneth Saunders.

  • Earl J. Smith, Jr

    Earl John Smith, Jr, 87, born in Hartford, February 21, 1928, to Ethel (Tormay) and Earl J. Smith, died Thursday, October 22, at Danbury Hospital. His loving wife, Vera, of 50 years; daughter Judith of Sandy Hook; son Earl, and his wife Kathleen, of South Windsor, and son Joseph of Silver Springs, Md., survive Mr Smith. Early in life, Mr Smith attended St Thomas Seminary. He served honorably as a chaplain’s assistant in Germany during the Korean Conflict. Upon returning to the United States, he attended both Fairfield University and Trinity College, and earned a master’s degree in education. He found his calling in Newtown as a Latin and English teacher at Newtown High School.

  • Dorothy Boss Otto

    Dorothy Boss Otto, 86, of Newtown, beloved wife of the late Urson “Chap” Otto, died October 21 in Danbury Hospital. Born in Hinsdale, Ill., August 6, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Rose and Frederick Boss. She was a resident of Trumbull before moving to Newtown ...

  • Maureen Dacey

    Maureen “Reenie” Dacey, 64, formerly of Newtown, died October 14 in Charlotte, N.C., after a long battle with brain cancer. She was born October 16, 1950, in Goshen, N.Y.

  • Thomas A. Johnson

    Thomas A. Johnson, 54, of Sandy Hook died October 19 at his home, with his wife of 26 years at his side, succumbing to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). He was born in Mineola, N.Y., and was the son of Jane Johnson and the late Arthur Johnson. He receiv...