Category: Obituaries

Southington Observer Obituaries Section

Obituary: Denise (DiNello) Olson, 66

Denise (DiNello) Olson, 66, of Plantsville, passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Southington Care Center, joining her beloved husband, George.  A beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, she faced her cancer battle with admirable…

Obituary: Howard J. Kane, 86

Howard J. Kane, 86, of Southington, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Joyce (Grover) Kane, married in 1956 for 63 dedicated years. He was born Aug. 16, 1933 in New Britain, the son…

Obituary: Harold Vincent McDermott, 68

Harold Vincent McDermott, 68, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019 at UConn Heath Center. He was the husband of Norine (Tuttle) McDermott. He was born March 12, 1951 in Waterbury, the son of the…

Obituary: Joseph Clifford Rizzo, 44

Joseph Clifford Rizzo, 44, of Southington passed away Tuesday night, August 27, 2019 at the HCC at Bradley Memorial Hospital. He was born September 11, 1974 in New Britain and was the beloved son of Salvatore and Nancy (Malcein) Rizzo…

Obituary: Marlene (Pelkey) Gilbert, 76

Marlene (Pelkey) Gilbert, 76, of the Plantsville section of Southington passed away Sunday, September 1, 2019, at her home. Born February 7, 1943, in Eagle Lake, ME, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Victoria (Dube) Pelkey. Marlene…

Obituary: Paul Nelson Bernatchy, 92

Paul Nelson Bernatchy, 92, resident of Southington, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Mulberry Gardens Assisted Living. He was predeceased by his wife Dorothy Rose (Kern) Bernatchy. Born October 14, 1926 in Lisbon, N.H. he was the son…

Obituary: Julia Bruno, 17

Julia Bruno, 17, of Southington passed away as the result of a motor vehicle accident on Sunday, September 1, 2019 at the CT Children’s Medical Center in Hartford. She was surrounded by her family. She was born September 9, 2001,…