• Daren Anderson Liker

    Daren Anderson Liker, 58, a former resident of Newtown, died suddenly August 14, at her residence in England. She was born September 3, 1956, in New Rochelle, New York, to parents Robert and Elinor Anderson.

  • Virginia Patricia Hunt Peterson

    Virginia Patricia Hunt Peterson, 96, of Lakewood, Colo. and formerly of Sandy Hook, died September 1, at Willow Brook Place. She was born in Spokane, WA, on September 11, 1918, the daughter of Olga Matilda Petersen Hunt and Joseph Frederick Hunt. 

  • Louis J. Saccone

    Louis J. Saccone, 85, of Bridgeport, beloved husband of Sylvia De la Victoria Saccone, died suddenly September 9 in St Vincent’s Medical Center. Born in Bridgeport, December 3, 1929, he was a son of the late Peter and Mary Feola Saccone and was a lifelong resident of Bridgeport.

  • Donna Lee Brogan

    Donna Lee Brogan, 67, died suddenly September 9, in her Newtown home. She was born in Milford, and was the daughter of the late Edith (Ceccarelli) Tickey and Lawrence Surenko. Ms Brogan graduated from Notre Dame High School and Champlain College.

  • Franklin E. Dillon

    Franklin E. Dillon, 88, of Sandy Hook died September 12. He was born May 30, 1927, in Maywood, Ind., the son of Mildred and Ford H. Dillon. Mr Dillon served his country in both World War II and the Korean War.

  • Edward R. Cumm

    Edward R. Cumm, 75, of Danbury, husband of Aida (Parente) Cumm, died September 10 at his home. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., July 14, 1940, to Veronica (Schoepp) and Edward V. Cumm, he was raised in the Bronx, where he attended local schools and later Pace University.

  • Patricia R. Bonetti

    Patricia R. (Daino) Bonetti, 95, a resident of Fairfield for nearly 70 years, and beloved wife of 74 years to Dante Bonetti, died peacefully at her home August 28. Born in Bridgeport, she graduated from Warren Harding High School in 1938.

  • Frank M. Nosal, Sr

    Frank Michael Nosal, Sr, 95, of Fairfield, died September 2, just two days shy of losing his wife, Vera, two years ago. Mr Nosal (aka “Pop, the Energizer bunny”) was born December 12, 1919, and was the son of the late Veronica and Michael Nosal.

  • Benjamin A. Palagonia

    Benjamin A. Palagonia, 88, of Sherman died September 2 in New Milford Hospital. He was born March 30, 1927, in Brooklyn, N.Y., and was a son of the late Giroloma (Buscemi) and Joseph Palagonia.

  • Margaret Valine

    Margaret “Peggy” (Steck) Valine, 78, of Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of Newtown, Danbury, and East Haven, died unexpectedly August 20. She was the wife of the late Wilbur “Willie” Carl Valine, Jr. She was born in Danbury, May 14, 1937. One of four children, she was the daughter of the late Edwin Albert and Marguerite Dooley Steck.