Newtown native, Lillian Canfield McCarthy Ermisch, 94, daughter of the late Mr and Mrs George Glover Canfield, died June 27, at her son’s home in Inverness, Fla. She was born in Danbury Hospital, January 9, 1919, and was the twelfth generation of Newtown-founding Glovers.
Lucy Marie Bonacci, 90, died peacefully August 17, at the Bethel Health Care facility, surrounded by her loving family. Born on September 22, 1922, she was the daughter of John and Catherine Donatico of South Norwalk.
Marion R. Haitsch, 91, of Newtown, died August 13, at Danbury Hospital. She was born April 6, 1922, in Danbury, daughter of Emelie (Prokopy) and John Haitsch. Ms Haitsch was a charter member of Christ the King Lutheran Church. She was a church historian, c...
Gregory Richard Layda, 45, husband of Mary Dawn Layda, died Thursday morning, August 15, at Danbury Hospital from injuries received in an automobile accident.
Greg was born August 5, 1968 in Danbury, to Richard and Patricia Layda.
Madeline (Vaast) Kenefic, 91, resident of Newtown, and wife to the late Joseph F. Kenefic, died August 11, at Danbury Hospital. She was born December 15, 1921, in Norwalk, daughter of Jules and Mary (Bain Brimacombe) Vaast.
Norman Donald Westlake, 75, Jupiter, Fla., died August 2. He was born September 28, 1937, in Amesbury, Mass, to Henry and Marie Westlake.
Mr Westlake enjoyed a long teaching and coaching career at Newtown High School.
Frederick Walter Benton, 79, of Waldorf, Md., died August 7, of natural causes, at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn. He was born August 28, 1933, in Greenwich, the son of Edith Elizabeth and Frederick Harold Benton.