MERIDEN -- Mary Coe, 89, of 33 Cone Ave., died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998,
at the Coccomo Memorial after a brief illness.
Born in Meriden, Oct. 15, 1908, she was the daughter of the late Winfield
and Emma Higgins Coe. She was a resident of 326 Bradley Ave. for most of
her life. She was a retired social worker for the New Haven school system.
For many years she and family and friends summered in Niantic.
Having been predeceased by a sister many years ago, she is survived
by distant cousins in her mother's family.
All are invited to attend her funeral liturgy in St. Joseph Church
Friday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. She will be interred with her family in Walnut
Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Smith-Ruzzo
Funeral Home, 226 West Main St., Meriden. There will be no calling hours.
Louis A. Fiondella Jr.
SOUTHINGTON -- Louis A. "Butch" Fiondella Jr., 56, of 1414 Meriden
Ave., died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998, at Bradley Memorial Hospital. He was
the husband of June (Bell) Fiondella.
Born in New Britain on Aug. 26, 1941, he was the son of Edith (Izzo)
Fiondella and the late Louis "Al" Fiondella Sr. He retired as foreman in
the mid-1980s from the Southington Highway Department after 32 years. Recently
he was partners in the Marek Brothers Construction Company. He was an avid
antique and classic car enthusiast and received many trophies on cruise
Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by two daughters, Kim F.
and her husband, Sean Relihan, Tracy Fiondella and her husband, Kevin Dlugos;
a brother, Andrew J. Fiondella, all of Southington; a grandson, Kyle Patrick
Relihan (his special little man); a dear and close friend, Brian Marek
Sr.; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held on Friday, Jan. 9, at 9:15 a.m. from the DellaVecchia
Funeral Home, 211 North Main St., Southington, to St. Thomas Church at
10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be held
Thursday (TODAY) from 4 to 8 p.m. Donations may be made in his memory to
the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Ada Guttenberg died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998, in Rochester.
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Irving and Elma
Guttenberg of Meriden; two daughters and son-in-law, Edith Guttenberg of
Rochester and Rosalie and Irving Berliner of Las Vegas, Nev.; son-in-law,
Lester Marshak; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Friday, Jan. 9, in Rochester. Dr. Guttenberg
will be at home to receive friends on Saturday evening, Jan. 10, and Sunday,
Friends wishing to make a contribution in her name may do so to the
charity of one's choice.
SOUTHINGTON -- Sarah Marshall, 83, of 9 Vermont Court, died Wednesday,
Jan. 7, 1998, at the Southington Care Center. She was the wife of the late
John Andrew Marshall.
Born Jan. 17, 1914, in Lewistown, Pa., she was the daughter of the
late Edward and Frances Ellen (Campbell) Alexander. She was a member of
the Grace United Methodist Church and the Calendar House.
She is survived by three sons, Carl L. Marshall and William N. Marshall,
both of Southington, and Howard J. Marshall of Williamsport, Pa.; three
grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
The funeral will be held Saturday, Jan. 10, at 12 noon at the Grace
United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery. Calling hours
will be Friday, Jan. 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home,
211 North Main St., Southington.
Robert J. Piascyk
WOODBRIDGE -- Robert J. Piascyk, 72, a retired deputy chief for the
New Haven Fire Department, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998, at his home after
a lengthy illness. He was a resident of 18 Woodbine Road and was the husband
of Shirley Matt Piascyk.
Born in New Haven Nov. 13, 1925, he was the son of the late Anthony
and Helen S. Januzewski Piascyk. He was a member of the New Haven Fire
Department for nearly 38 years, from 1948 until his retirement in 1986
with the rank of deputy chief. He was a former fire commissioner in the
town of Woodbridge and was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Beside his wife, he leaves a son, Robert J. Piascyk Jr. of Wallingford;
two daughters, Lynn A. Piascyk of Woodbridge and Beth P. Martin of North
Haven; a brother, Chester F. Piascyk of East Haven; a son-in-law, H. Dale
Martin of North Haven; a daughter-in-law, Bonnie Piascyk of Wallingford;
and two grandchildren, Katherine and Robert J. Piascyk III. He was predeceased
by two brothers, Theodore T. Piascyk and Joseph Passick.
The funeral will leave the Celentano Funeral Home, 424 Elm St., New
Haven, on Friday, Jan. 9, at 9:15 a.m. A Mass of Christian burial will
be celebrated at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 81 Center Road, Woodbridge,
at 10 a.m. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery, Woodbridge. Contributions
may be made to the Woodbridge Volunteer Fire Association, P.O. Drawer 4,
Woodbridge, CT 06525. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday (TODAY)
from 4 to 8 p.m.
MERIDEN -- Josephine Nieves Molina-Roman, 87, of 55 Willow St., died
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998 at the Regency House of Wallingford. She was the
wife of the late Jose Roman.
Born in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, Dec. 11, 1910, she was the daughter of
the late Barbino and Rosa Roman Nieves. She was a resident of Meriden for
40 years, coming from Puerto Rico in 1957. She worked in the Meriden area
as a seamstress for many years.
She is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law, Samuel and Lydia
Molina of Puerto Rico; Juan and Carmen Molina, Hector and Consuelo Molina,
Edwin and Miriam Molina, all of Meriden; stepdaughters, Esther Sepulveda,
Lydia Molina, Aurea Rosado, Josephine and "Raymond" Cardona; stepsons,
Jose and Fremain Molina; and grandchildren, Damaris Molina-Torres, Hector
Molina Jr., Carmen Molina-Rios, Kevin Molina, Melissa Molina, Jazmin Molina,
Marie Arce, Zaida Lookhoff, Daniel Cardona, Ivette Cardona and Janet Cardona.
She is also survived by six great-grandchildren in Meriden and many grandchildren
and great-granchildren in Puerto Rico and Louisiana. She was predeceased
by her first husband, Juan Molina Sr.; a brother, Vicente Roman; a step-grandson,
Jose Sepulveda Jr.; and a stepson-in-law, Jose Sepulveda Sr.
Funeral services will be held from the Beecher & Bennett Flatow
Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden, on Friday, Jan. 9, at 10:15 a.m. A
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Rose of Lima Church
in Meriden at 11 a.m. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday
(TODAY) from 6 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery in
EGAN John F., 85, of South Side Court, Wallingford, died Monday, Jan.
5, 1998, at Veterans Memorial Medical Center after a brief illness. He
was the husband of the late Helen Orosz Egan. Funeral services will be
held Thursday (TODAY) at 9 a.m. from the Wallingford Funeral Home and at
10 a.m. at the Church of the Resurrection for a Mass of Christian burial.
Interment will be in St. John Cemetery.
MURDOCCO, Susan M., 30, of 47 Lynn Drive, Wallingford, died at home
suddenly on Monday, Jan. 5, 1998. The funeral will be held on Thursday
(TODAY), Jan. 8, at 9:45 a.m. from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral
Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden, and at 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Church,
Meriden. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
NEVILLE, William T., 71, of 24 Promontory Road, Cheshire, died early
Tuesday morning, Jan. 6, 1998, at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He was the husband
of the late Sheila E. (Ince) Neville. Funeral services will be held Friday,
Jan. 9, at 9:15 a.m. from the Slater Funeral Home, 242 South Main St.,
Cheshire, to the Church of the Epiphany for a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial will
be in Hillside Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday,
Jan. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. Contributions may be made to the William Neville
Memorial Scholarship Fund in care of Quinnipiac College Development Office,
275 Mount Carmel Ave., Hamden, CT 06518.
ROGERS, Lee, 75, of 405 West Todd Street, Hamden, formerly of Cheshire,
died Monday, Jan. 5, 1998, at Veterans Administration Medical Center in
West Haven after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Violet
(Evans) Rogers. Funeral services and burial, with full military honors,
will be held at the convenience of the family in Arlington National Cemetery,
Arlington, Va. Friends may call at the Alderson Funeral Home and Cremation
Center of Cheshire, 615 South Main St., Cheshire, Friday, Jan. 9, from
5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
American Cancer Society, 2024 East Main St., Waterbury, CT 06705.
William L. Corves
MIDDLEFIELD -- Funeral services for William Louis Corves, 90, of 28
Kickapoo Road, husband of the late Rita L. Taylor Corves, were held Wednesday,
Jan. 7, at 10 a.m. at the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 49 Cook
Ave., Meriden. Pastor Peter Leal officiated. Burial was in Walnut Grove
The pallbearers were Bruce Monahan, Daniel Monahan, Charles Clark,
Troy Clark, Keith Noack and Gary Boehringer.
Mr. Corves died Sunday, Jan. 4, 1998, at his home.
Karl G. Kolb
MIDDLEFIELD -- Karl G. Kolb, of 84 Toad Ridge Road, died Monday, Jan.
19, 1998, at the Miller Memorial Community. He was the husband of the late
Maria Bogenrieder Kolb.
He was born Oct. 1, 1904, in Weiler-Rems, Germany, a son of the late
Friedrich and Sofie Schaeffer Kolb. He had been the owner of Kolb's Meat
Products in Buffalo, N.Y., and later in Philadelphia until he retired to
Middlefield in 1961. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church.
He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Lore L. and Harold Neun
of Middlefield; a sister, Maria Buehner of Germany; two grandchildren,
Karen Wood of Ridgefield, Sandra Hurd of Hamden; five great-grandchildren,
Michael Wood, Brian Wood and Kevin Wood, all of Ridgefield; Lauren Hurd
and Leslie Hurd, both of Hamden.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Rudolf Kolb and Reinhold Kolb;
three sisters, Frieda Kolb, Martha Karrer and Mathilde Mayer.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998, at 2 p.m. at
the St. John Lutheran Church, 520 Paddock Ave., Meriden. The Rev. Carl
A. Krueger will officiate. Burial will be in Gethsemane Cemetery. Friends
may call at the church one hour prior to the service. Contributions may
be made to St. John Lutheran Church, 520 Paddock Ave., Meriden.
CHESHIRE -- Mrs. Cecilia (Brodeur) Lamb, 92, of 371 Blacks Road, widow
of Rudolph L. Brodeur and Joseph W. Lamb Sr., died peacefully Monday evening,
Jan. 19, 1998, at her home.
Mrs. Lamb was born Sept. 13, 1905, in Meriden, daughter of the late
Charles and Angeline (Trepanier) Rouleau, and had lived in Cheshire since
1924. She was a communicant of St. Bridget's Church. She married at the
age of 19 and became a certified temporary foster care parent in 1957 and
attended to over 54 foster children. She was a strong believer in work
ethic and the importance of family and community. Mrs. Lamb was active
in the Cheshire Senior Citizens and its Minstrel Singers. She operated
a baby-sitting service in Cheshire for 10 years and was known for her crocheting
and wonderful sense of humor.
She leaves two sons, Louis Brodeur of Sheffield, Mass., and Gerard
Brodeur of St. Charles, Mo.; 10 daughters, Mrs. Claire Meng-Young of Skowhegan,
Maine, Jeanette Brewerton of Cheshire, Helen Bowen-Kitchner of Ontario,
Canada, Anita Glidden of Manchester, Margaret Scarpa of Gloversville, N.Y.,
Edna Costello of Cheshire, Dorothy Woodhouse of Lake Panasoffkee, Fla.,
Ann Bernier of Cheshire, Carolyn Fekete of Southport and Bernadette Fournier-Golenbowski
of Grandy, N.C.; a brother, Felix Rouleau of Meriden; 56 grandchildren,
71 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held Friday at 9:15 a.m. from the Slater Funeral
Home, 242 S. Main St., to St. Bridget's Church for a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial
will be at St. Laurent Cemetery, South Meriden. Friends may call at the
funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made
to the Make a Wish Foundation, 925 White Plains Road, Trumbull, CT 06611.
Andrew H. Pereyo
MERIDEN -- Andrew H. Pereyo, 88, husband of Gladys Ruggles Pereyo of
26 McKenzie Ave., South Meriden, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 1998, in New Britain
General Hospital after a brief illness.
He was born in Puerto Rico, Nov. 30, 1909, a son of the late Jesus
and Mercedes Garcia Pereyo, and was employed at the International Silver
Co. in the shipping and receiving department for 25 years, retiring in
1971. Prior to that, he worked at New Departure for 20 years. He was a
minister of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses and served as an elder
of the congregation for 25 years.
Besides his wife, he is survived by a brother, Albert Pereyo of Meriden;
and three grandchildren, David A. Waller of Meriden, Pamela Nyack of Montville
and Kerri B. McGrath of Salem. He was predeceased by a daughter, Diane
Pereyo Forrest, two brothers and two sisters.
A memorial service will be held in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses,
Saturday, Jan. 24, at 6 p.m. Arrangements are in care of Beecher &
Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden.
Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Kingdom
Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 410 Main St., South Meriden, CT 06451.
SOUTHINGTON -- The funeral services for Dorothy Higginston were held
Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998, at Mary Our Queen Church. Burial was in St. Thomas
Mrs. Higginston is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Maureen
and Bob DeBishop of Southington, Phyllis Magoon of Gill, Mass.; and three
granddaughters, Susan Kloss, Karen DeBishop and Valerie Magoon.
The pallbearers were Steve and Bob Aldieri, Jim DeBisschop, Armand
Solomita, Robert Phelps, Aaron McCloud.
Mrs. Higginston, of Lawncrest Drive, Southington, died Sunday, Jan
11, 1998. She was the widow of William Higginston. Plantsville Memorial
Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Vito M. Paluconis
MERIDEN -- The funeral of Vito M. Paluconis, 77, of 36 Hart Ave., beloved
husband of Josephine Loniewski Paluconis for 56 years, was held on Tuesday,
Jan. 20, 1998, at 10:30 a.m. from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral
Home, 88 E. Main St., and at 11 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Church. The Rev.
Edmund S. Nadolny celebrated a Mass of Christian burial and officiated
at the committal service in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Military honors were
accorded by a composite unit of the Connecticut National Guard.
The pallbearers were Mark Mason, Kenneth Stabach, Russell Tencza, Roger
Tencza, Tom Wielgosz and Larry Wielgosz, all nephews.
Mr. Paluconis died Saturday, Jan. 17, 1998.
MERIDEN -- The funeral of Geraldine Valerie, 64, wife of Dominic J.
Valerie, of 66 Blackstone Village, was held Tuesday morning, Jan. 20, 1998,
at 9:15 a.m. in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Her funeral liturgy was
conducted by the Rev. David Borino. Deacon Frank Tomasiello concluded the
funeral service with committal prayers at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
The pallbearers were Thomas Korab, George Valeriay Jr., Rick Valeriay,
James Whittaker, Wayne Valeriay and Ronald Martin.
Mrs. Valerie died Saturday, Jan. 17, 1998, in the Westfield Care and
Rehab Center after a brief illness. Funeral arrangements were under the
direction of the Smith-Ruzzo Funeral Home, 226 W. Main St.
LOMBARDI, Mary Bellomo, 95, of Cass Avenue, Wallingford, wife of the
late Agostino Lombardi, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 1998. Funeral services will
be held Wednesday (TODAY) at 9:30 a.m. when the funeral cortege will proceed
from The Wallingford Funeral Home, 809 North Main St., Ext., Wallingford,
to SS. Peter and Paul Church were a mass of Christian burial will be celebrated
at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be at St. John Cemetery in Wallingford. Gifts
in her memory may be sent to SS. Peter and Paul Church, 193 N. Orchard
St., Wallingford, CT 06492.
William Bass Jr.
MERIDEN -- William J. Bass Jr., 75, of 68 Sunbright Drive South, husband
of Anita Fontanella Bass, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at Veterans Memorial
Medical Center, West Campus, after a brief illness.
Born April 13, 1922, in New Britain, he was the son of the late William
J. Bass Sr. and Julia McGrath Bass. He was a graduate of New Britain High
School and had lived in Meriden since 1948. Mr. Bass was employed by the
U.S. Postal Service as the superintendent of mails in New Britain, retiring
in 1977. He was a veteran of World War II, having served with the U.S.
Navy in the Pacific Theatre. He was a parishioner of St. Rose of Lima Church,
and was a member of the Cross Trailers Square Dance Club, and was an avid
bowler. He was also a member of AARP and NARFE.
Besides his wife, Anita, he is survived by a daughter and son-in-law,
Nancy and John Ksiazek of Prospect; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and
Karen E. Bass of Meriden; two grandchildren, Sara and Adam Ksiazek; one
sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Walter Rivers of Plainville; a sister-in-law,
Clara St. Onge of Meriden; a brother-in-law, Leo St. Onge of South Carolina.
He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Mr. Bass was predeceased
by a sister, Rita Welintikonis, and a brother, Charles Bass.
The funeral will be held at 9:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, from the John
J. Ferry and Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., and at 10 a.m. in St. Rose
of Lima Church. Burial with military honors will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, at the funeral home.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc.,
300 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT 06450.
MERIDEN -- Katerina Kyriakou, 73, of 21 Hilltop Road, wife of the late
Haralampos Kyriakou, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at home after a lengthy
Born May 4, 1924, in Cyprus, she was the daughter of the late Rev.
and Mrs. John Kyriakou. Mrs. Kyriakou had lived in Meriden for 20 years.
She is survived by three daughters and two sons-in-law, Praxoulla and
Solon Moutta of Meriden, Yianoulla Toumazis of Middletown and Kia and John
Kazantzis of Danielson; one son, Kakos Kyriakou of Cyprus; 14 grandchildren;
10 great-grandchildren; and two sisters and two brothers living in Cyprus.
She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, from the John
J. Ferry and Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, and at 10 a.m.
in St. George Greek Orthodox Church in New Britain, with the Rev. James
Bogiatzis officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (TODAY).
EAST HAVEN--Anna M. Behrend Rustick, 77, of 1270 N. High St., East
Haven, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at the Hospital of St. Raphael after
a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Edward J. Rustick.
Mrs. Rustick was born April 6, 1920, in New Haven, and was the daughter
of the late Louis Sr. and Anna Rich Behrend. A resident of North Haven
for many years until moving to East Haven in 1991, she had worked at Pratt
and Whitney Aircraft for many years until her retirement and later for
the North Haven Board of Education, cafeteria department, for many years.
She was a former member of the North Haven Senior Center and a former parishioner
of St. Barnabas Church of North Haven.
She leaves a daughter, Mary Ann Marchitto of Branford; brothers William
Behrend of Wallingford and Raymond Behrend of North Haven; and is also
survived by four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Predeceased
by a sister, Lillian Giamo, and brothers Robert, Paul and Louis Behrend.
Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36
Washington Ave., at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30. A Mass of Christian burial
will be celebrated in St. Barnabas Church at 10 a.m. Interment will follow
in All Saints Cemetery. The visiting hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday,
Jan. 29, at the funeral home.
Joseph Simone Sr.
SOUTHINGTON -- Joseph F. Simone Sr., 75, of 48 Stuart Drive, died Thursday,
Jan. 22, 1998, on the Norwegian Sea cruise ship. He was the husband of
Lillian C. (Grande) Simone.
Born Oct. 18, 1922, in Southington, the son of the late George F. and
Anna M. (Galiette) Simone Sr. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran with
the 37th Div. of the 140th Field Artillery. Prior to his retirement, he
was employed by Ideal Forging Corp. for many years. He was a life member
of the Southington Kiwanis Club, the American Legion Kiltonic Post 72,
the Gridiron Club, Scarpa Shodda Club and the AARP. Mr. Simone was a communicant
of Mary Our Queen Church.
Besides his wife, he is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law,
Susan and Robert Monaco of Plantsville, Barbara Simone and William Guerra
of Chester and Johanna and Michael Furgalack of Cheshire; a son and daughter-in-law,
Joseph and Wendy Simone Jr. of Plainville; a brother, George F. Simone
Jr. of Southington; two sisters, Rosalyn Manware of Cheshire and Jean Kirychuk
of Southington; a granddaughter, Taylor Anna Furgalack; and many nieces
The funeral will be held at 9:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, from the DellaVecchia
Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., to Mary Our Queen Church at 10 a.m. Burial
with military honors will be in St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will
be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, at the funeral home.
SOUTHINGTON -- Janice "Ms. Jan" VanVleet, 59, of Union Street, died
Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, at her home.
She was born May 6, 1938, in Battle Creek, Mich., daughter of Olive
(Tift) Hawley and the late Theodore Hawley. She owned and operated Pa-sha
Pet Grooming in Southington for more than 30 years and was a member of
the American Rifle Club.
Besides her mother of Lehigh Acres, Fla., she is survived by a son,
Alan Cohen of Bridgewater, N.J.; a daughter, Denise Krom of Southington;
a sister, Patricia Nuding of Fort Meyers, Fla.; a stepson, Gary DuFour
of Naugatuck; three stepdaughters, Cynthia DeLorenzo of Oakville, Cathleen
Tupper of Rockville and Christine Dmuchowski of Naugatuck; 11 grandchildren
and a beloved friend, Lorraine Castillo of Wethersfield.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at the Woodtick
Memorial, 420 Woodtick Road, Wolcott. Calling hours are from 6 p.m. to
the time of the service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
LOHR, Jean V. Bodwell, 83, of Center Village, Glastonbury, formerly
of Hamden, died unexpectedly at her home Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998. She was
the wife of the late Calvin R.Lohr. Her family will receive relatives and
friends at the Wallingford Funeral Home, 809 North Main St. Ext., Wallingford,
Wednesday (TODAY) from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held Wednesday
(TODAY) evening in the Wallingford Funeral Home at 7:15 p.m. Interment
will be private. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be sent to
the Whitneyville Congregational Church, 1253 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06517.
TAYLOR, Norma (Weaver), 86, of 3061 Donnelly Drive, Lantana, Fla., formerly
of 30 Hanover St., Yalesville, wife of the late Milford J. Taylor, died
Friday, Jan. 23, 1998, at her home. The funeral services will be held on
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at 11 a.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral
Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, wtih the Rev. William Huegel of the First
Baptist Church of Wallingford officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove
Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday (TODAY) morning
prior to the funeral service from 10 to 11 a.m.