Obituaries


Wednesday 04/24/2019
marie-a-contrastano-maniscalco Marie A. (Contrastano) Maniscalco
icon Posted: 24 April 2019 [07:27 PM]

Funeral services will begin on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 9:30 a.m., at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave, Bristol, to St.…

denise-couture-lafleur Denise (Couture) LaFleur
icon Posted: 24 April 2019 [07:26 PM]

Denise (Couture) LaFleur, 62, of Burlington, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, April 23. It was…

Tuesday 04/23/2019
susie-marenna-colapinto Susie (Marenna) Colapinto
icon Posted: 23 April 2019 [07:08 PM]

Susie (Marenna) Colapinto, 92, of Bristol, wife of the late Edward Colapinto, died on Monday, April 22, 2019, at Sheriden Woods Nursing…

bernard-fillion Bernard Fillion
icon Posted: 23 April 2019 [07:08 PM]

Bernard Fillion, 65, of Plainville, passed away unexpectedly on April 14, 2019. He was predeceased by his parents, Thuribe & Yvette…

marilyn-ruth-mcgrath-griffin Marilyn Ruth (McGrath) Griffin
icon Posted: 23 April 2019 [07:07 PM]

Marilyn Ruth (McGrath) Griffin, 90, of Bristol, passed with dignity early Monday morning, April 22, 2019. She married Edward W. Griffin…

Monday 04/22/2019
sharon-lee-henke Sharon Lee Henke
icon Posted: 22 April 2019 [09:03 PM]

Sharon Lee Henke, 76, of Lake Geneva, Wis., died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family after a two-and-a-half-year battle with…

carol-a-linnell Carol A. Linnell
icon Posted: 22 April 2019 [09:01 PM]

Carol A. Linnell, 72, of Pequabuck, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019, at home. Carol was born March 26, 1947, in Bristol,…

albina-swingle-breault Albina (Swingle) Breault
icon Posted: 22 April 2019 [08:11 PM]

Albina (Swingle) Breault, 91, of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, formerly of Bristol, widow of Paul O. Breault, died on April 7, 2019,…

donald-b-mazerolle Donald B. Mazerolle
icon Posted: 22 April 2019 [08:10 PM]

Donald B. Mazerolle, 84, life-long Bristol resident, beloved husband of Judith (Lowrey) Mazerolle, died on Sunday, April 21, 2019, at Masonicare Hospice…

richard-laurier-lafrance Richard Laurier Lafrance
icon Posted: 22 April 2019 [08:10 PM]

Richard Laurier Lafrance made his last wildly inappropriate comment on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the ripe old age of 76. He…

Sunday 04/21/2019
donna-paradis-dube Donna (Paradis) Dube
icon Posted: 21 April 2019 [08:44 PM]

Donna (Paradis) Dube, 72, of Forestville, beloved wife of Jude T. Dube, passed peacefully in her home with loved ones at her…

Rachel Helen Bosari
icon Posted: 21 April 2019 [08:42 PM]

Rachel Helen Bosari, age 99, born Jan. 12, 1920 in Saint Ludger, Canada. She passed away peacefully at her residence the Village Gate community in Farmington, Conn. She was predeceased by her husband, Francis H. Bosari, in 1971. She was…

Wednesday 04/17/2019
raymond-j-fillion Raymond J. Fillion
icon Posted: 17 April 2019 [07:05 PM]

Raymond J. Fillion, 70, of Bristol, beloved husband of Denyse (Levesque) Fillion, died on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Bristol Hospital.…

leona-spooner Leona Spooner
icon Posted: 17 April 2019 [07:05 PM]

Leona Spooner, 81, of Thomaston formally of Bristol died peacefully April 15, 2019 with family by her side. She was predeceased by…

Monday 04/15/2019
ann-marie-simard-strom Ann Marie (Simard) Strom
icon Posted: 15 April 2019 [09:04 PM]

Ann Marie (Simard) Strom, 76, of Bristol, wife of the late Donald G. Strom, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at…

derek-howard Derek Howard
icon Posted: 15 April 2019 [09:03 PM]

Derek Howard, 46, died unexpectedly in his home surrounded by the love of his life, Jennifer Howard and his two step-daughters, Jordan…

Sunday 04/14/2019
amanda-lynn-dery Amanda Lynn Dery
icon Posted: 14 April 2019 [08:42 PM]

Amanda Lynn Dery, 31, of Bristol, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. Amanda was born Sept. 24, 1987, in Bristol, daughter of…

robert-j-warnat Robert J. Warnat
icon Posted: 14 April 2019 [08:42 PM]

Robert J. Warnat, 83, of Plainville, husband of the late Marilyn (Schurman) Warnat, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Jerome Home…

Friday 04/12/2019
raymond-f-glowicki Raymond F. Glowicki
icon Posted: 12 April 2019 [06:30 PM]

Raymond F. Glowicki, Sr., 90, of Bristol, beloved husband of Janice (Bandish) Glowicki, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at home. Raymond…

Steven M. Shields
icon Posted: 12 April 2019 [06:29 PM]

Steven M. Shields, 63, of Bristol, passed away, April 11, 2019, at his home. He was the husband of Patricia (Duncan) Shields. Please visit Dunnfh.com for full obituary.…

james-b-mele James B. Mele
icon Posted: 12 April 2019 [06:28 PM]

James B. Mele, 70, of Bristol, died on April 10, 2019, after a long illness. He was born in Bristol, on June…

michael-a-carrier Michael A. Carrier
icon Posted: 12 April 2019 [06:28 PM]

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Michael A. Carrier on Thursday, April…

Thursday 04/11/2019
lester-ge-butch-bouchard Lester G.E. 'Butch' Bouchard
icon Posted: 11 April 2019 [06:20 PM]

Lester G.E. “Butch” Bouchard, 79, of Bristol, passed with dignity at his home with his family at his side, Thursday, April 11,…

dennis-ouellette Dennis Ouellette
icon Posted: 11 April 2019 [06:18 PM]

Dennis Ouellette, 62, of Bristol, died Saturday, April 6, 2019, at his home. Dennis was born in Bristol, on Feb. 23, 1957,…

Wednesday 04/10/2019
frank-pellegrino-jr Frank Pellegrino Jr.
icon Posted: 10 April 2019 [06:41 PM]

Frank Pellegrino, Jr., 68, widower of Martha Jean (Mullaney) Pellegrino, of Terryville, passed away on April 9, at Yale New Haven Hospital…

Jennifer Ann (King) Sefedini
icon Posted: 10 April 2019 [06:40 PM]

Jennifer Ann (King) Sefedini, 50, of Terryville, wife of Tashgun Sefedini passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Jennifer was born Nov. 25, 1968, in Bristol. She was a loving mother and grandmother and her life…

Eric C. Jenkins
icon Posted: 10 April 2019 [06:39 PM]

Eric C. Jenkins, 37, of Bristol, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019, at home. Eric was born Nov. 13, 1981, in Hartford, son of Wayne and Andrea (Hawksley) Jenkins of Bristol. He was employed by Soldiers Solutions of Wallingford. Eric…

Tuesday 04/09/2019
robert-carl-chatfield Robert Carl Chatfield
icon Posted: 09 April 2019 [07:00 PM]

Robert Carl Chatfield, 71, of Bristol, passed peacefully at home on April 5, 2019.  Special thanks to all who prayed for his…

Carol A. (Dubay) Johnson
icon Posted: 09 April 2019 [07:00 PM]

Carol A. (Dubay) Johnson, 75, of Bristol, beloved wife of the late Roy E. Johnson, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019, at home. Born in Bristol, daughter of the late Romeo N. and Malvina (Gaudette) Dubay. She was raised in…

Myrtle C. Beals
icon Posted: 09 April 2019 [06:58 PM]

Myrtle C. Beals, age 97, passed peacefully on Sunday, April 7, 2019. She was born Nov. 19, 1921, to Bertha (Ryder) and Howard C. Clapp in Hartford. Myrtle married the love of her life, Gordon S. Beals Sr. on…

Monday 04/08/2019
raymond-s-nolan Raymond S. Nolan
icon Posted: 08 April 2019 [09:09 PM]

Raymond S. Nolan, age 68, entered eternal rest, where there is no pain or suffering after a long struggle with throat cancer,…

Genowefa Cwil
icon Posted: 08 April 2019 [09:09 PM]

Genowefa Cwil. Visit www.FunkFuneralHome.com…

Vincent B. Skinner Sr.
icon Posted: 08 April 2019 [09:09 PM]

Vincent B. Skinner, Sr. Visit www.FunkFuneralHome.com…

Sunday 04/07/2019
paul-f-jankowski Paul F. Jankowski
icon Posted: 07 April 2019 [09:04 PM]

Paul F. Jankowski, 86, of Burlington, beloved husband of Caroline (Kaminski) Jankowski, died on Friday, April 5, 2019, at Bristol Hospital.…

renaud-joseph-pelletier Renaud Joseph Pelletier
icon Posted: 07 April 2019 [09:04 PM]

Renaud Joseph Pelletier, 82, of Bristol, died on April 4, 2019. He was the husband of Antoinette Pelletier and they were married…

Friday 04/05/2019
Joseph J. Mafale
icon Posted: 05 April 2019 [07:12 PM]

Joseph J. Mafale, 98, a World War II veteran who served in Egypt, of Bristol and Sun City Center, Fla., died on March 29 in Sun City Center.  He is survived by Lezlie Darwin Pitzer, his beloved of 29 years and…

Wednesday 04/03/2019
susan-desmarais-york Susan (Desmarais) York
icon Posted: 03 April 2019 [06:36 PM]

A prayer service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2019, at 11 a.m., at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol.…

mrs-mary-cassineri-harrigan Mrs. Mary (Cassineri) Harrigan
icon Posted: 03 April 2019 [06:36 PM]

Mrs. Mary (Cassineri) Harrigan, 98, of Bristol, entered into eternal life on Sunday, March 31, 2019, at The Pines of Bristol. She…

Tuesday 04/02/2019
Joseph J. Mafale
icon Posted: 02 April 2019 [09:14 PM]

Joseph J. Mafale of Bristol and Sun City Center, Fla., died on March 29 at Sun City. Born on Sept. 12, 1920, in Sicily, he came to America when he was 10. Prior to retirement, he was the owner of…

evelyn-edith-lassy Evelyn Edith Lassy
icon Posted: 02 April 2019 [09:13 PM]

Evelyn Edith Lassy (nee Schrager) of Farmington, passed away peacefully on March 29. She leaves daughter, Christine (Lassy) Zarrella and son-in-law,…

john-francis-fran-fries John Francis 'Fran' Fries
icon Posted: 02 April 2019 [09:13 PM]

John Francis ‘Fran’ Fries, 77, of Bristol, passed away peacefully on March 19, 2019.   Fran was born in Bristol on Feb.…

michael-p-ouellette Michael P. Ouellette
icon Posted: 02 April 2019 [09:12 PM]

Michael P. Ouellette, 73, of Bristol, beloved husband of Velma (Green) Ouellette, died on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at home. Mike…

Marcia B. (Bekstrom) Theer
icon Posted: 02 April 2019 [09:12 PM]

Marcia B. (Bekstrom) Theer, 83, of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2019. Marcia was born on March 26, 1936, in Bristol, to the late Einar and Olga (Westfall) Bekstrom. Marcia was a parishioner at St. Andrew Church,…

Monday 04/01/2019
claire-irene-mino Claire Irene Mino
icon Posted: 01 April 2019 [09:07 PM]

Claire Irene Mino, 87, daughter of the late Joseph P. and Flo (Lafferty) Mino, entered into eternal rest on March 27, 2019.…

Sunday 03/31/2019
irene-p-yeski Irene P. Yeski
icon Posted: 31 March 2019 [08:27 PM]

Irene P. Yeski, 61, of Plainville, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019. She was born on December 11, 1957 in Southington,…

Irene P. Velardo
icon Posted: 31 March 2019 [08:27 PM]

Irene P. Velardo, of Terryville, passed away Friday, March 29, 2018, at Ingraham Manor in Bristol. She was the wife of John Velardo. She was born in Bristol, the daughter of the late Dominick and Christine (Cistare) Perugino. She lived…

Thursday 03/28/2019
Thomas Alfred Greenleaf
icon Posted: 28 March 2019 [05:54 PM]

Thomas Alfred Greenleaf, 77, of Corona, Calif., passed away on Feb. 12, 2019, after a long illness.  Born in Bristol on July 20, 1941, he was the son of the late Dorothy (Carlson) and Frederick Greenleaf. He attended Bristol schools…

Wednesday 03/27/2019
Mary Jane (Uebrick) Wollenberg
icon Posted: 27 March 2019 [06:17 PM]

Mary Jane (Uebrick) Wollenberg, 88, of Terryville, wife of Ronald N. Wollenberg, passed away Monday, March 25, 2019.  Mary was born in Port Huron, Mich., on Jan. 5, 1931, daughter of the late Everett and Frances Uebrick. She graduated from…

Roger Joseph Simoneau
icon Posted: 27 March 2019 [06:17 PM]

Roger Joseph Simoneau, 73, of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away suddenly on Monday afternoon, March 25, 2019.  Born March 15, 1946, in Waterbury, Roger was raised from birth in Bristol, by his loving parents, Joseph Simoneau and Lumina (Gagne) Simoneau.…