Bridgeport Obituaries

Bridgeport Obituaries

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  • Wednesday | via The Darien Daily Voice 

    Muriel (Cissie) Wakeman, 97, Longtime Darien Resident

    Wakeman attended the University of Connecticut in Storrs and the University of Bridgeport before earning an associate's degree from Edgewood Park College in New York. She also was a member of the Noroton Presbyterian Church for 62 years, where she was involved in women's groups and Prime Timers for seniors.


  • Wednesday | via The New Canaan Daily Voice 

    Carol Ruth Shepherd, 93, Longtime New Canaan Resident

    A Bridgeport native, Shepherd graduated from Cornell University in 1944 with a B.S. in home economics, now the School of Human Ecology, where she specialized in nutrition. She went on to work in the Army Air Corps in a variety of jobs, including food organization analysis and often talked of painting numbers on airplanes.


  • Monday May 2 | via The Westport Daily Voice 

    Playground To Memorialize Weston Woman Injured In Bo...

    A GoFundMe site has been launched to build a memorial playground in memory of a Weston woman who dedicated her life to helping others after being injured in the Boston Marathon bombings. Boston firefighter Jimmy Plourde created the site after learning Victoria McGrath, who he had carried to safety on April 15, 2013, had died in a Dubai car crash in March.


  • Thursday Apr 28 | via The Fairfield Daily Voice 

    Samuel John Rotolo Sr., 93, Fairfield Native

    At 18, Rotolo joined the Army Air Corps, returning after World War II in 1944. He attended Arnold College - which later became the University of Bridgeport - and was the owner of Rotolo LTD, a snack food distribution company.


  • Thursday Apr 28 | via The Fairfield Daily Voice 

    Jesus Ramos, 90, Fairfield Resident

    Jesus Ramos, of Fairfield, husband of 63 years to Herminia Ballester Ramos, died Wednesday, April 27 at the Ludlowe Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Fairfield. He was 90. He was born and raised in Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, to the late Antonio and Carmen Ramos.


  • Wednesday Apr 27 | via 

    Obituary: John Morris LeMarier, 56, of Milford

    John Morris LeMarier, age 56, of Milford, beloved husband of May Lisa LeMarier, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2016 at home, surrounded by his loving family, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Born in Bridgeport on November 7, 1959, he was the son of Lucy Gumkowiski LeMarier and the late Donald LeMarier.


  • Tuesday Apr 26 | via The Fairfield Daily Voice 

    Richard Joseph Magdon, 66, Longtime Fairfield Prep C...

    After beginning as an assistant football coach, Magdon became head coach at Fairfield Prep and finished with a record of 96-69-2, including a victory against Cheshire High School in 1996 to end that school's 49-game winning streak. In lieu of flowers contributions are requested to Jayme Tuttle Jr.'s Education in care of Lawrence F. Pace Jr., P.O. Box 5126, Bridgeport, CT 06610.


  • Tuesday Apr 26 | via Plastics News 

    NEWS Obituary: Logic Seal inventor Paul Allen

    Paul Allen, founder of Logic Corp., a Middlebury, Conn., company that makes pressure controllers used in injection molding, died April 23 in Newtown. He was 85. Allen started his plastics career at Remington Rand's Electric Shaver Division in Bridgeport, Conn., working on the design and development of components, particularly plastic parts.


  • Wednesday Apr 20 | via The Fairfield Daily Voice 

    Marlene Huff Estabrooke, 85, Southport Resident

    She was born Dec. 12, 1930 in Garfield, N.J. Her family moved to Bridgeport when she was 5. After she graduated from Harding High School, the family moved to Fairfield. She resided in Southport since 1982.


  • Wednesday Apr 20 | via Darien News-Review 

    Ceremony will mark anniversary of L'Ambiance collapse

    The L'Ambiance Plaza Memorial Ceremony outside City Hall in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday, April 23, 2015. 5 comments

  • Tuesday Apr 19 | via 

    Sonja Faust Liljengren, of Monroe, Passed Away

    Sonja Faust Liljengren died Friday April 15, 2016 at Masonicare in Newtown. She was born in Manchester, CT, attended school in Bridgeport, graduating from Bassick High School in 1944, and attended RI State College.


  • Saturday Apr 16 | via The Port Chester Daily Voice 

    Harold Wood, 96, Longtime Westchester Resident, Supr...

    Harold L. Wood, a longtime resident of the Westchester area, died in Florida on Thursday, April 14. He was 96. Wood was born in Bridgeport, Conn., to Harriet Wood Bannister and James Wood. He graduated from Ossining High School and Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, He served as a sergeant in the Army Air Corps at Tuskegee in Ala., and graduated from Cornell Law School and NYU.


  • Friday Apr 15 | via 

    Obituary: Ruth E. Neumann, 69, of Oxford

    Ruth E. Neumann age 69 of Oxford entered peaceful rest on April 14, 2016 at St. Vincent Medical Center, Bridgeport. She was the beloved wife of 46 years to Harold Neumann, Jr. Mrs. Neumann was born February 20, 1947 in Derby, daughter of the late George and Irene Anderson.


  • Thursday Apr 14 | via 

    Obituary: Marie "Mary" Piselli, 94, of Mil...

    Marie "Mary" Piselli, 94, a longtime resident of Milford and beloved wife of the late Guy Piselli, passed away peacefully on April 13, 2016. She was born on October 15, 1922 in Bridgeport to the late Gennaro and Elizabeth Cichello.


  • Tuesday Apr 12 | via 

    Obituary: Elizabeth "Anne" Muscolino, 95, ...

    Services: A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday April 15, 2016 at the Southbury Funeral Home of Munson-Lovetere, 235 Main Street North. Visitation: Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Thursday April 14, from 4 to 7 P.M. Southbury Elizabeth "Anne" Muscolino, 95, of Southbury died April 9, 2016 at River Glen Heath Care Center in Southbury.


  • Saturday Apr 9 | via 

    Obituary: Mary G. Mottola, 99, of Milford

    Mary G. Mottola, age 99, of Milford, beloved wife to James Vincent Mottola, passed away at home on April 7, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Bridgeport on April 1, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Tommaso and Vincenza Rutelli Mariconda.


  • Wednesday Apr 6 | via Darien News-Review 

    Bridgeport man dies in fiery I-95 crash

    A car driven by a Bridgeport man burns after crashing into trees near the Darien rest area on I-95 on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Jimmy Munoz, 35, of Bridgeport was pronounced dead at the scene.


  • Apr 4, 2016 | via 

    Grace Heagney, 88, of Newtown, Passed Away Peacefully

    Grace Heagney passed away peacefully at the age of 88 on March 22, 2016 at Bethel Health Care with her loving family by her side. Grace was born April 3, 1927 in Bridgeport CT, the daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Urban.


  • Apr 3, 2016 | via 

    Ida A. Lownds, 74, of Bethel, Passed Away

    Ida A. Lownds, 74, of Bethel, CT passed away on Friday evening, April 1, 2016 at Regional Hospice in Danbury after a brief illness with her family at her side. She was the wife of David L. Lownds.


  • Mar 31, 2016 | via 

    James Pisaretz, of Easton, Passed Away

    Jim was born in Bridgeport on March 1, 1954 to Peter and the late Doris Keane Pisaretz. Graduating with honors from Fairfield Prep High School, Jim went to Western Connecticut State University then moved to Long Beach, CA and graduated magna cum laude from Long Beach State with a journalism degree.