Obituaries for the Aug. 28 edition


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

  • Edmund J. Apruzzese, 74, of Bristol, husband of Joann (Wojciechowski) Apruzzese, died Sunday, Aug. 16.
  • Robert J.  Gray, 84, of Southington, died on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at The Summit of Plantsville. He had been the loving husband of Delphine (Krom) Gray for 64 years.
  • Raymond F. Sabatella Jr., 83, of Largo, Fla., died on Friday, Aug. 14. He was predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Joan (Stefanik) Sabatella.
  • Dora (D’Angelo) Stocking, 84, of Southington, died on Saturday, Aug. 15. She had been the wife of Richard J. Stocking for 59 years.

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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