Obituaries

Friday 02/23/2018
phyllis-ann-thoren-forsberg Phyllis Ann Thoren Forsberg
icon Posted: 23 February 2018 [05:43 PM]

Phyllis Ann (Thoren) Forsberg, 88, of Berlin, formerly of New Britain and Florida, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. She was…

Thursday 02/22/2018
carmen-j-mottola Carmen J. Mottola
icon Posted: 22 February 2018 [09:38 PM]

Carmen J. Mottola, 89, of New Britain, Conn., completed his life’s journey on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, after a short illness. Born…

Wednesday 02/21/2018
anne-bastek Anne Bastek
icon Posted: 21 February 2018 [09:34 PM]

Anne Bastek, 61, of New Britain, Conn., entered into eternal rest unexpectedly Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Hartford Hospital. Anne was born…

elizabeth-victoria-godek-zyla Elizabeth Victoria (Godek) Zyla
icon Posted: 21 February 2018 [09:33 PM]

Elizabeth Victoria (Godek) Zyla, 89, lifelong resident of New Britain, died peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, after a brief illness. She…

Keith Gervais
icon Posted: 21 February 2018 [09:31 PM]

Keith Gervais, 58, New Britain, CT. died Jan. 13, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

Dorothy H. Noble
icon Posted: 21 February 2018 [09:31 PM]

Dorothy H. Noble died Feb. 18, 2018, at her home in Brooksville, Maine. She was born Oct. 24, 1919, in New Britain, Conn., the daughter of P. Philip and Edith Briggs Herrmann. She was predeceased by her husband of 56…

craig-blancato Craig Blancato
icon Posted: 21 February 2018 [09:30 PM]

Craig Blancato, 54, of New Britain, Conn., passed away Feb. 19, 2018. He was a lifelong Red Sox and Cowboys fan and…

Tuesday 02/20/2018
dolores-lolita-ciscarsario Dolores 'Lolita' Ciscar-Sario
icon Posted: 20 February 2018 [10:15 PM]

Dolores “Lolita” Ciscar-Sario, 74, of Newington, Conn., died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Jefferson House, Newington. Dolores was born in Bellreguard,…

frances-bay-arsenault Frances Bay Arsenault
icon Posted: 20 February 2018 [10:14 PM]

Frances Bay Arsenault, 94, widow of Edmund J. Arsenault, passed away peacefully at Hospice House in Tavares, Fla., on Feb. 5, 2018.…

gloria-morneault-corriveau Gloria (Morneault) Corriveau
icon Posted: 20 February 2018 [10:13 PM]

Gloria (Morneault) Corriveau, 62, of Southington, beloved wife for 42 years to Conrad Corriveau, passed away in the comfort of her home…

Monday 02/19/2018
Andres Laureano-Echavarria
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:18 PM]

Andres Laureano-Echavarria, 69, New Britain, CT, died Feb. 6, 2018. Arrangements: Funeral Wednesday 11 a.m. from the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT. Burial: Fairview Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.…

carroll-mushka-charette Carroll 'Mushka' Charette
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:16 PM]

Carroll “Mushka” Charette, 73, of Southington, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain General.…

joseph-a-pegolo Joseph A. Pegolo
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:15 PM]

Joseph A. Pegolo, 97, beloved husband of the late Ruth (Loughery) Pegolo, passed away peacefully on Feb. 17, 2018.…

linda-astrid-rosenquist-jedziniak Linda Astrid (Rosenquist) Jedziniak
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:15 PM]

Linda Astrid (Rosenquist) Jedziniak, 70, of New Britain, passed away Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Born Aug. 12, 1947, she was the…

martha-grey-robinson Martha (Grey) Robinson
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:14 PM]

Martha (Grey) Robinson, 82, of Berlin, widow of Russell Robinson Sr., passed away Wednesday, Feb, 14, 2018, at The Hospital of Central…

henrietta-sweetie-abramczyk Henrietta 'Sweetie' Abramczyk
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:13 PM]

Henrietta “Sweetie” Abramczyk, 91, was called to eternal life on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at home, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family.…

lucy-helen-atashian-horenian Lucy Helen (Atashian) Horenian
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:12 PM]

On the morning of Feb., 18, 2018, Lucy Helen (Atashian) Horenian, 91, our beloved Mom, grandma, aunt, and great-aunt, completed her life’s…

donald-l-rio Donald L. Rio
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:11 PM]

Donald L. Rio, 75 of Plainville, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain, surrounded…

leo-j-civitillo Leo J. Civitillo
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [08:10 PM]

Larger than life and loved by so many, Leo J. Civitillo, 43, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. Born in…

Sunday 02/18/2018
marianna-kaliska Marianna Kaliska
icon Posted: 18 February 2018 [09:50 PM]

Marianna Kaliska, 85, was called to eternal life on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut. Born…

michael-charny Michael Charny
icon Posted: 18 February 2018 [09:50 PM]

Michael Charny passed away on Feb. 16, 2018, at the age of 96. He was born in New Britain a son…

marie-lachance-dougherty Marie (LaChance) Dougherty
icon Posted: 18 February 2018 [09:49 PM]

Marie (LaChance) Dougherty, 92, of New Britain, passed away peacefully Thursday night at Autumn Lake Healthcare. Born in St. Agatha, Maine,…

chester-r-williams Chester R. Williams
icon Posted: 18 February 2018 [09:48 PM]

Chester R. Williams, 77, of New Britain, widower of Annelie (Ratz) Williams, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. Born in Pittsfield,…

florence-h-boissonneault Florence H. Boissonneault
icon Posted: 18 February 2018 [09:48 PM]

Florence H. Boissonneault, 95, of New Britain, beloved wife of the late Norman J. Boissonneault, passed away on Feb. 15, 2018, at…

Friday 02/16/2018
judith-m-robinson Judith M. Robinson
icon Posted: 16 February 2018 [07:40 PM]

Judith M. Robinson, 77, of Hopkinton, R.I., died peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Feb. 12, 2018. Judy was an…

roman-olender Roman Olender
icon Posted: 16 February 2018 [05:27 PM]

Roman Olender, 90, of New Britain passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Wednesday, Feb. 14, Valentine’s Day, to…

Thursday 02/15/2018
patrick-pat-pizzoferrato Patrick (Pat) Pizzoferrato
icon Posted: 15 February 2018 [10:03 PM]

Patrick (Pat) Pizzoferrato passed away peacefully on Feb. 12, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Pat was born on Oct. 18, 1943,…

david-niepce-powers-sr David Niepce Powers Sr.
icon Posted: 15 February 2018 [10:03 PM]

David Niepce Powers Sr., (better known as “Bumpa”), 94, of Kensington and Niantic, joined his beloved wife Rita (Fagan) Powers just in…

elizabeth-a-bettye-moore Elizabeth A. (Bettye) Moore
icon Posted: 15 February 2018 [10:02 PM]

Elizabeth A. (Bettye) Moore, 83, of Plainville, beloved wife of the late James E. Moore, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018,…

natalie-mierzejewski-liss Natalie (Mierzejewski) Liss
icon Posted: 15 February 2018 [10:02 PM]

Natalie (Mierzejewski) Liss, 92, of New Britain passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the…

Wednesday 02/14/2018
gladys-barber-sahadi Gladys (Barber) Sahadi
icon Posted: 14 February 2018 [10:06 PM]

Gladys (Barber) Sahadi, 82, of New Britain died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. A native of Massachusetts, she lived most of her life…

dr-donald-m-swanson Dr. Donald M. Swanson
icon Posted: 14 February 2018 [10:06 PM]

Dr. Donald M. Swanson, 84, of Farmington, formerly of Southington, passed away peacefully Monday Feb. 12, 2018, predeceased only days by his…

Tuesday 02/13/2018
Shaokai Chang
icon Posted: 13 February 2018 [09:46 PM]

Shaokai Chang, 90, West Hartford, CT died Feb. 7, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

Jeannette Auffrey
icon Posted: 13 February 2018 [09:46 PM]

Jeannette Auffrey, 63, New Britain, CT died Feb. 7, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

patrick-pat-pizzoferrato Patrick (Pat) Pizzoferrato
icon Posted: 13 February 2018 [09:45 PM]

Patrick (Pat) Pizzoferrato passed away peacefully on Feb 12, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Pat was born on Oct. 18, 1943,…

nicholas-a-catalina Nicholas A. Catalina
icon Posted: 13 February 2018 [09:45 PM]

Nicholas A. Catalina 89, of New Britain passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at home. He was the beloved husband…

Andres Laureano-Echavarria
icon Posted: 13 February 2018 [09:44 PM]

Andres Laureano-Echavarria, 69, New Britain, CT died Feb. 6, 2018. SHAKER-FUNERALHOME.COM…

Monday 02/12/2018
pawel-paul-p-syntlo Pawel (Paul) P. Syntlo
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:58 PM]

Pawel (Paul) P. Syntlo, 74, of Plainville, Conn., passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut at…

jozefa-kirej Jozefa Kirej
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:57 PM]

On Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, Jozefa Kirej, 95, was called to eternal life in New Britain. Born on Oct. 10, 1922, in…

marianna-halas-sidor Marianna (Halas) Sidor
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:56 PM]

Marianna (Halas) Sidor, 91, wife of the late Jan Sidor, passed away suddenly, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, with her family by her…

barbara-wollman-misenti Barbara (Wollman) Misenti
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:55 PM]

Barbara (Wollman) Misenti, 81, of New Britain, widow of Rocco Misenti, passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Mid State Medical Center…

mark-slysz Mark Slysz
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:54 PM]

Mark Slysz, 63, of New Britain, son of the late William and Jean (Pijanowski) Slysz, passed away Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at…

g-anthony-tony-malizia G. Anthony 'Tony' Malizia
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:53 PM]

G. Anthony “Tony” Malizia, 80, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at the Summit…

chester-s-dawidczyk Chester S. Dawidczyk
icon Posted: 12 February 2018 [09:52 PM]

Chester S. Dawidczyk, also known professionally as Chet David, passed away at Yale New Haven Hospital on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, after…

Sunday 02/11/2018
nancy-ann-demers-potvin Nancy Ann (Demers) Potvin
icon Posted: 11 February 2018 [09:30 PM]

Nancy Ann (Demers) Potvin, 82, of Kensington, widow of Raymond Armand Potvin, died Thursday at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain.…

maritza-rodriguez Maritza Rodriguez
icon Posted: 11 February 2018 [09:29 PM]

Maritza Rodriguez, 60, of New Britain, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain.…

jean-c-blejewski Jean C. Blejewski
icon Posted: 11 February 2018 [09:29 PM]

Jean C. Blejewski, 90, of New Britain, died peacefully the morning of Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at Monsignor Bojnowski Manor, New Britain.…

Thursday 02/08/2018
lillian-bellini Lillian Bellini
icon Posted: 08 February 2018 [09:57 PM]

Lillian Bellini, 102, of New Britain passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Apple Rehab in Plainville. Born in New…

james-e-lathrop-sr James E. Lathrop Sr.
icon Posted: 08 February 2018 [09:56 PM]

James E. Lathrop Sr., 84, of Plainville passed away Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain,…

ralph-loschiavo Ralph Loschiavo
icon Posted: 08 February 2018 [09:56 PM]

Ralph Loschiavo, 74 years old, husband of Anna Loschiavo (Galati) since Aug. 26, 1978, of Kensington passed away on Feb. 7, 2018,…