Category: Obituaries

Southington Observer Obituaries Section

Obituary: Richard H. Fortier, 90

Richard H. Fortier, 90, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 29, 2019 at MidState Medical Center. He had been the loving husband of the late Carmella (LoRusso) Fortier. Born on May 19, 1928 in Waterbury to the late…

Obituary: George Greene Jr., 90

George Greene Jr., 90, of Southington, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Summit at Plantsville. He was the husband of the late Kathleen (Shabon) Greene. He was born January 28, 1929 in Southington, the son of the late…

Obituary: Leonard M. Parente, 89

On April 1, after a long illness, my father’s breathing became erratic and was rapidly declining.  After a few days he stabilized.  A week later I said to his nurse, “I thought he was going to pass last week.”  She…

Obituary: Rose (DeMartino) Earley, 76

Rose (DeMartino) Earley, 76, of Cheshire, passed away peacefully after battling lung cancer on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at The Orchards in Southington. Born on February 20, 1943 in New Haven, CT to the late Leo and Carmel (Calabrese) DeMartino,…

Obituary: Joseph A. DiLeo, 90

Joseph A. DiLeo, 90, of Southington and formerly of Waterbury, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the HOCC of New Britain. He had been the loving husband of Anne (Smith) DiLeo for nearly 58 years. Joseph was…

Obituary: Melvin Morris, 81

Melvin Morris, 81, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  He was born in South Dakota, son of the late Harvey and Cora (Dinger) Morris.  He was predeceased by his loving wife Harriet (Borajkiewicz) Morris who is sure to…

Obituary: Dorothy Glines, 89

It is with great sadness we announce that Dorothy Glines, 89, of Southington has passed away after a brief illness on April 21, 2019. She was the wife of the late Raymond J. Glines. Born in Concord, New Hampshire, she…

Obituary: Bill Kahn, 75

Bill Kahn, 75, passed away peacefully on April 16, 2019 in Southington, CT surrounded by family and friends. Bill was born in Danbury, CT on November 25, 1943. He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 48 years,…