Obituaries for March 20

The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions:

Rita Mae (LaPoint) Cyr, 86, of Southington, died on Tuesday, March 10 at The Summit of Plantsville. She had been the loving wife of the late Clarence W. Cyr for 66 years.

Andrea Fasulo, 93, of Waterbury, died on Sunday, March 8 at the Cheshire House Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Waterbury. He was the widower of Maria (Libera) Fasulo.

Richard J. Haman, 78, of Plantsville died on March 5. He was the son of Julius and Ebba (Anderson) Haman of Berlin.

Michael “Mickey” Kurtz, 90, of Southington, died on Saturday, March 7 at Middlesex Hospital. He had been the loving husband of Ruth (Yeske) Kurtz for 60 years.

Clayton F. Lumbra, 77, of Southington died on Monday, March 9 at Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain General. He had been the loving husband of Patricia (Zajko) Lumbra for 53 years.

Cathy Oshana died on March 6, 2015. She was born on April 6, 1938 in New Britain, daughter to the late Esther and Zaya Oshana.

Thomas Winter, 82, of Southington, died at home on Wednesday, March 11. He was the husband of Sandra (Porthouse) Winter for 57 years.

David W. Yeske, 69, of West Hartford, died on Sunday, Feb. 15 at the Hebrew Health Center in West Hartford.

Do you have an obituary that you would like printed in The Southington Observer? Send the information to The Southington Observer, care of the editor John Goralski at, mail it to The Southington Observer, 213 Spring St., Southington, CT 06489, or fax it to The Southington Observer at (860)621-1841. Deadline is noon on Friday for the following week’s edition. The editor reserves the right to edit all notices for clarity, length, grammar, and style.

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