Category: Obituaries

Southington Observer Obituaries Section

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,…

Obituary: David W. Kimmel Sr., 84

David W. Kimmel Sr., 84, died unexpectedly Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at his home. He leaves his wife of 58 years, Carmillia (Gioia) Kimmel; his sons David W. Kimmel, Jr. of Rhode Island, and Robert G. Kimmel and wife Drina…

Obituary: Frederick E. Kuhr, 81

Frederick E. Kuhr, 81, of Southington, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 26, 2019 in Griswold, CT. Frederick was the devoted husband of Elke (Bäuerle) Kuhr for 53 years. Born on October 12, 1937 in Waterbury, CT to the late…

Obituary: Robert Mirando, 82

Robert Mirando, 82, of the Plantsville section of Southington passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at the HCC at New Britain General. He was the husband of the late Margaret (Douty) Mirando. He was born February 2, 1937 in…