Albert E. “Buddy” Minck, Jr, 90, of Bradenton, Fla. and Newtown, and previously of Danbury, died peacefully at his Newtown home, June 24, surrounded by his family. He was born November 24, 1922, in Danbury, son of Lucy (Carmody) and Albert E. Minck, Sr.
Emery James Vajda, 52, of Derby, died June 23, at Griffin Hospital, after losing his battle with cancer. Born in Bridgeport, he was a son of the late Imre and Violet Augusztin Vajda. He was the loving husband of Patricia Waterbury Vajda.
John Francis Feeley, 79, of Largo, Fla., will be laid to rest July 9, 2013, at Trinity Memorial Gardens in Trinity, Florida. Mr Feeley died at Largo Medical Center, on March 20. He was a resident of Newtown from the 1970s through the 1990s.
Emmett Driscoll, 76, of Fleischmanns, N.Y., and previously of New York City, died peacefully, June 22, at his daughter’s home in Sandy Hook. He was born April 20, 1937, in New York, son of Timothy and Mildred Driscoll.
Suzanne Marie Rocca, 52, of Sandy Hook, died peacefully June 23, in her home, surrounded by her family, after a long battle with cancer. She was born July 21, 1960, in Stamford, and was the daughter of Theresa (Rich) Carlucci and the late Peter Carlucci, Sr.
Josephine “Joan” Margaret Elliano Wheway, 82, beloved wife of the late Richard Wheway of Stratford, died peacefully June 17, in Monroe, with her family at her bedside. Born in Bridgeport August 18, 1930, she was the daughter of the late John and Alice Belinski Elliano.
A memorial service for Merwin Brinsmaid Burr, Sr who died March 10, in Dale, Texas, after a long struggle with pulmonary fibrosis, will take place Saturday, June 29, at 10:30 am, at Newbury Congregational Church, Brookfield.