Obituaries

Southington Observer Obituaries Section

Obituary: Donald B. Fries, 94

July 27, 2016
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Donald B. Fries, 94, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Thursday July 21, 2016 at HOCC of New Britain. He had been the loving husband of Lorraine (Harriott) Fries for 60 years. Born on January 30, 1922 in Middlefield to the late Frederick and Anne (Meek) Fries, he had been a longtime Southington resident. Donald…

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Obituary: Willy H. McDonald, 80

July 27, 2016
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Willy H. McDonald, 80, of Lake Alfred, FL. passed away December 29, 2015 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale, FL. Born in Underhill, VT. he was a former Southington resident before moving to Florida. Surviving is his wife, Margaret (Peer) McDonald; a daughter Brenda Olivieri and a son Scott McDonald; 8 grandchildren; a great grandchild;…

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Obituary: Richard Francis ‘Dick’ Sargent Sr., 95

July 27, 2016
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Richard Francis “Dick” Sargent Sr. passed away on July 26, 2016 after a short illness. He was the husband of Elsie Bernice (Blanchard) Sargent. He was 95. He was a life-long resident of Southington and resided at The Orchards at Southington at the time of his death. Dick was born on April 5, 1921 in…

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Obituary: Mavroudis ‘Mike’ Vassiliou, 60

July 27, 2016
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Mavroudis “Mike” Vassiliou, 60, of Bristol, beloved husband of Paraskevi “Evvie” (Hatzisavvas) Vassiliou, died on Monday (July 25, 2016).  He was the founder and owner of Family Pizza in Southington since 1990. He was born in the village of Profilia in Rhodes, Greece on April 6, 1956, and he was one of six children of…

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Obituary: Christine (Nash) Hackett, 77

July 27, 2016
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Christine (Nash) Hackett, 77, of Southington passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at the HCC at Bradley Memorial. She was the wife of the late William D. Hackett. Born February 9, 1939 in New York, NY she was the daughter of the late Kurt and Elsa (Geidt) Nash. Christine was an insurance agent for…

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Obituaries: Joan Carol (Doolittle) Beyer

July 27, 2016
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Joan Carol (Doolittle) Beyer, 73, died July 23. She was born and raised in Plainville and graduated from Plainville High School as a member of the class of 1961. She married the love of her life Fred Beyer, who also graduated from Plainville High as a member of the class of 1958. After her husband’s…

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Obituary: Raymond E. Caisse, 88

July 26, 2016
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Raymond E. Caisse, 88 passed away peacefully on Friday, July 22, 2016. Raymond was born in Waterbury on Jan. 16, 1928 to the late Arthur and Mary Caisse. He went through the Waterbury school system, served in the U.S. Navy and worked for Shoe Hardware & New England Ice & Oil for many years. Raymond…

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Obituary: Wayne Stephen Moore, 63

July 25, 2016
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Wayne Stephen Moore, 63, formerly of Southington, died on Wednesday, July 20 in Debary, Fla. He was born in Caribou, Maine, on Jan. 16, 1953, son of George and Mary Moore. He attended Southington schools when he was growing up. He is survived by his four children, Freedom, Jessie, Sara and Amber; his sister, Diane;…

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Obituary: Ann (Patterson) Hartung, 87

July 22, 2016
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Ann (Patterson) Hartung, 87, of Southington passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at her home. She was the wife of the late Robert E. Hartung Sr. Born January 23, 1929 in Pittsburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Paul James Smith and Frances Patterson Smith. Ann was a member of the American…

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Obituary: Kathleen ‘Kash’ (Stanish) Bailey, 83

July 20, 2016
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Kathleen “Kash” (Stanish) Bailey, 83, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, July 10, 2016. She had been the loving wife of the late Gordon “Rocket” Bailey for 53 years. Born April 10, 1933 in Plantsville to the late Joseph and Mary (Zygmunt) Stanish, she had been…

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