• John Francis McKeever III

    John Francis McKeever III, 79, of Sandy Hook, died peacefully at home, August 28, after a 13-year courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Greenwich, October 19, 1933, the son of John and Esther McKeever.

  • Mitchell Fried

    Mitchell Fried, 90, a resident of New Milford, N.J. for 60 years, died August 25. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to Meyer and Esther Fried in 1923, he served his country during WWII in the US Army, from 1942 to 1946.

  • Anthony Samuel Russo

    Anthony Samuel Russo, 82, of Fairfield, beloved husband of Mary Ann Russo, died August 26, at Bridgeport Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, he was the son of the late Samuel Anthony Russo and Josephine Giammalva Russo.

  • Theodore Edward Budsynski

    Theodore Edward Budsynski, 89, a 40-year resident of Sandy Hook, died August 27, in Danbury Hospital. Mr Budsynski was the husband of Dolores (Rabel) Budsynski. He was born in Passaic, N.J., November 20, 1923, a son of Anna and Stanley Budsynski. Mr Budsyn...

  • Roland C. Long

    Roland C. Long, of Port Charlotte, Fla., died August 23, under the respectful care of the Danbury Health Care Center in Danbury. He was born in New York City, May 19, 1933.

  • Joan Carol Reilly Oberg

    Joan Carol Reilly Oberg of Brookfield, and formerly of Sandy Hook, died August 23, at her home. She was born November 26, 1936, in Bridgeport, and grew up in Stratford. She attended Butler Business School and was employed as a secretary for Bridgeport Bras...

  • Robert H. Simpson

    Robert H. Simpson, 65, of Danbury, formerly of Newtown, loving husband of 42 years to Sally (Walker) Simpson, died August 23, at Danbury Hospital.

  • Mathew Matrullo

    Mathew Matrullo, 88, of Newtown, died August 24 in Reading, Mass., surrounded by his loving family. Born in Cranston, R.I., December 1, 1924, he was the son of the late Paul and Andreana (Lombardo) Matrullo. He was the beloved husband of the late Eugenia C. (Sibella) Matrullo.

  • John J. Benanti

    John J. Benanti, 94, Newtown, died peacefully August 20, at Pope John Paul Care Center, surrounded by his loving family. Born July 17, 1919, in Manhattan, he overcame the hardships of the Great Depression and the death of his father, at age 11, by working as a shoeshine boy and Western Union Messenger, to help support his family.

  • Rose L. Reggiano

    Rose L. Reggiano, 88, of Sandy Hook, died August 21, at Masonicare at Newtown. She was born in Smithers, W. Va., October 28, 1924, one of ten children of the late Mario and Angela (Castro) Lodato.