Kenneth L. Bigham, 78, of Oxford, died March 6 following a brief illness. Mr Bigham and his wife, Barbara, had previously lived in Newtown for 40 years. He is also survived by two sons, Steven and Douglas; a daughter, Kathy; and six grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Monday, March 10, between 4 and 7 pm, at Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street in Newtown. A funeral will be held at Newtown Congregational Church on Tuesday, March 11, at 11 am.
Matthew H. Gorham, 47, of Simsbury, beloved husband of Tracy (Geary) Gorham, and son of Howard W. and Barbara (Goerts) Gorham, died February 21. He was born January 6, 1967, in Danbury, and grew up in Newtown.
John R. Miller, Sr, 84, of North Fort Myers, Fla., husband of Janet Mahanna Yarrish Miller, died February 3, at Heartland Medical Center, Fort Myers. He was born in Bridgeport, September 7, 1929, son of Raymond E. and Mary (Schneider) Metcalf Miller.
Mildred Aldino, 91, of Stratford, widow of Leonard P. Aldino, died February 15, at Milford Hospital. Born in Bridgeport, March 14, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Anna Basco Nakonechni (Nakoneczny).
Charles Joseph Pascal, 79, of Newtown, died February 14, at Danbury Hospital. Mr Pascal was the husband of the late Jeanette (Arcuni) Pascal. He was born October 8, 1934, in Bronx, N.Y., a son of Charles and Anita (Broglia) Pasquale.