Category: Obituaries

Southington Observer Obituaries Section

Obituary: Laurie Ahearn, 56

Laurie Ahearn, 56, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Tuesday, February 22, 2017. Born Aug. 12, 1960 in Southington to the late John and Jeannine (Dupuis) Ahearn, she had…

Obituary: John A. Sokolnicki, 72

John A. Sokolnicki, 72, of Madison passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday, February 20, 2017 at St. Raphael’s Hospital. He was the loving husband of Marcia (Giles) Sokolnicki for 39 years. Born April 16, 1944 in Wilkes-Barre,…

Obituary: Martin J. Scanlon Jr., 90

Martin J. Scanlon Jr., 90, of the Plantsville section of Southington passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017 at the Veterans Home and Hospital in Rocky Hill. He was the husband of the late Sally (Tagg) Scanlon. Born January 9,…

Obituary: Melvin W. Rose, 80

Melvin W. Rose, 80, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at the Summit at Plantsville. He had been the loving husband of Mary “Jean” (Bowen) Rose for 60 years. Born on June 22, 1936 in Baltimore,…

Obituary: John Sosnowski, 86

John Sosnowski, 86, formerly of Waterbury, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.  He was the devoted husband of Lucille (Kiermont) Sosnowski. John was born in Biakystok, Poland on January 2, 1931. He came to the US in the 1960’s…

Obituary: Hazel E. Heap, 82

Hazel E. Heap, 82, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. She was the wife of the late Lewis Heap, M.D. She is survived by her daughter, Francesca Heap and her son-in-law, Alan Conklin, of Plainville; daughter,…