Frieda M. Athans, 85, of New Milford, formerly of Danbury, wife of the late Donald H. Athans, died May 16. She was born in Orange, N.J., March 29, 1930, and was a daughter of the late John and Stella (Ganim) Maroun. A son, David D. Athans of Sandy Hook; a ...
Albert A. Kopf, 89, of Newtown, and formerly a longtime resident of Norwalk, died peacefully at home May 17, surrounded by his adoring family. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., September 5, 1925, and was the son of the late Emma (Bauer) Kopf and Frederick Kopf.
Robert J. “Bob” Scolpino, 70, died peacefully at his Southbury home May 15. He was born July 18, 1944, in Bethel, to Margaret (Eastberg) and Joseph Scolpino. He was the beloved husband of Carol (Schweder) Scolpino, whom he married October 2, 1966.
John L. “Jack” Behling, 94, of Newtown died May 13, with family by his side. Mr Behling was a wonderful gourmet cook, active at one time in the local International Club, entertaining and hosting events overlooking Taunton Lake.
Ronald K. Goodridge, 78, of Hancock, N.H., died May 12 at home, with his loving wife, Lynn, and his sister, Mona, at his bedside. He was born May 9, 1937, in Canaan, Maine, and was the son of the late Lillian and Walter Goodridge.
Edna M. (Aranibar) Marks, 94, died May 12 at her home in Newtown. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., August 11, 1920, she was the daughter of Santiago Aranibar and Martha Aranibar DelCastillo, both originally from Peru.
Mary Elizabeth Duffy, 48, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., died unexpectedly May 7. Born in Tarrytown, N.Y., she was a daughter of Carmella and Thomas Duffy. Surviving in addition to her parents are a son, Ethan Thomas Duffy of Murrells Inlet; brothers and sisters-in-law Joseph M. and Nancy Duffy of Sandy Hook and Thomas J. and Kelli Duffy of Bethel...
Robert N. Harris, Jr, 46, of Southbury, formerly of Newtown, died Tuesday, May 5. Robert was born March 8, 1969, in Queens, N.Y., a son of Anita (Hasskamp) Harris and Robert N. Harris. He graduated from Newtown schools, received his bachelor’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Penn., and his master’s from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, Penn.