- Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Francis E. Oakley, 90, of Southbury, died peacefully February 25, surrounded by his children. He was born November 15, 1922, in the Bronx, N.Y.
Mr Oakley is a veteran of World War II. He enlisted in the US Navy and served with Seabees in the South Pacific. Through the GI Bill, he graduated from Manhattan College as a civil engineer in 1949.