• Merwin Brinsmaid Burr, Sr

    Merwin Brinsmaid Burr, Sr, 75 of Dale, Texas, died March 10, after a long struggle with pulmonary fibrosis. He was born June 29, 1937, in Monroe, to Mabel (Smith) and Merwin S. Burr.

  • Robert A. Girard, Sr

    Robert A. Girard, Sr, 55, of Monroe, died March 19, in The Connecticut Hospice, Branford. He was born in Bridgeport, November 12, 1957, a son of Jean (Kinch) and William Girard.

    Survivors include his daughter Jacqueline Girard and his son Robert A. Girard, Jr; a brother, William Girard; and two sisters, Lynn Gervais and Sheila Gervais, all of Newtown; and two grandchildren.