rank E. Velky, 102, of Bridgeport, died July 27, at Connecticut Hospice. Mr Velky was born in Bridgeport to Martin and Julia (Pekar) Velky.
He was a founding member of the Cedarhurst Association on Lake Zoar in Newtown.
Jeannine C. Lombardo, 69, of Brookfield, loving wife of 50 years to Joseph Lombardo, died July 23, at Danbury Hospital. She was born January 29, 1944, in Membruggen, Belgium, to Leonard and Rosalie Stegen.
Robert James Curtis died July 18, at Candlewood Valley Care Center, New Milford, after fighting a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease for 26 years. He was born in Glen Cove, N.Y., February 19,1932, to Robert and Catherine (McGowan) Curtis. He was the beloved husband of Christina Curtis for 56 years.
Zita B. McMahon, 75, wife of the late John Gary McMahon of Sandy Hook, died peacefully July 12, surrounded by family. She was born December 4, 1937, in Passaic, N.J., a daughter of Joseph and Albina Wyka.
James Theodore Rockwell, 82, of Newtown, died July 13, due to the progression of Alzheimer’s. Mr Rockwell, aka “Rocky,” was born in Newtown, the twelfth of thirteen children of Stephen Edmund Rockwell and Elizabeth (Carl) Rockwell.