Hartford Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Albert Roderick, Sr.

    Albert Roderick, Sr., 82, of 16 Calalla Court, died October 22, 2014 at his home. A native of East Falmouth, Massachusetts, son of the late George and Dominga Fontes Roderick, he was a retired employee for the University of Hartford Connecticut and a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church.

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  • Thursday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Albert Roderick, Sr.

    Albert Roderick, Sr., 82, of 16 Calalla Court, died October 22, 2014 at his home. A native of East Falmouth, Massachusetts, son of the late George and Dominga Fontes Roderick, he was a retired employee for the University of Hartford Connecticut and a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church.

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  • Tuesday Oct 21 | via Evening Sun 

    Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

    At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs. At the end of the show, the legendary designer himself emerged, supported by two of his models.

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  • Monday Oct 20 | via Monterey County Herald 

    Man dies from gunshot wound in Big Sur

    BIG SUR >> A man died from a gunshot wound Monday morning on a trail head near Soberanes Point off Highway 1, authorities have confirmed. The man was wearing a helmet when California Highway Patrol crews found him dead near a motorcycle, CHP spokesperson Jaime Rios said.

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  • Saturday Oct 18 | via Cape Cod Times 

    Winifred Dworak, 86

    Winifred Dworak, 86, of West Hartford, Conn., and South Yarmouth, Mass., wife of the late William J. Dworak, passed away Oct. 17, 2014, at Harborpoint of Centerville, Mass. She was born in Janesville, Wis., daughter of Winifred and Charles Dorr, grew up in Milton, Wis., and graduated from Milton High School, where her father was the superintendent of schools.

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  • Thursday Oct 16 | via Connecticut Post 

    Frank: Gun violence growing more prevalent

    My family has been admitted into the club no one wants to join, but indiscriminately adds members every day. Unfortunately, the odds are that some of you who are reading this will join this "club" too, unless we all collectively stand up and say enough is enough.

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  • Wednesday Oct 15 | via The Vermont Standard 

    Alice Tibbits Obituary

    There will be no funeral services but a gathering to celebrate the life of Alice E. Tibbits, 59, who died Oct. 1. Family and friends are invited to the Grafton County Fish And Game Association, 153 Trues Brook Road, Lebanon, N.H. 03766 on Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. Those attending are welcome to stay following her celebration for refreshments. Just days before her passing Alice fulfilled a lifelong dream of visiting Florida to swim with the dolphins.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via WWLP 

    Firefighter Kevin Bell mourned in Hartford

    With the sound of drums and bagpipes filling the air, and hundreds of firefighters from Connecticut and the country saluting, Engine 16 arrived at First Cathedral Church in Bloomfield for the funeral service for Firefighter Kevin Bell. "The loss of a firefighter in fire combat will never be forgotten," Fire Chief Carlos Huertas said during the funeral service.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via FireHouse.com 

    Family, Friends Remember Fallen Hartford Firefighter

    Oct. 13--At a candlelight vigil within a few hundred feet of Kevin Bell's home in Chappelle Gardens, the fallen Hartford firefighter was remembered Sunday night as a hero, a role model, a devoted husband and father, and a talented musician and D.J. known as "B-Stro." "The whole of the North End belongs to Kevin," said Michael Holmes, a lifelong friend.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Procession leads fallen firefighter to cathedral

    The 48-year-old was killed while responding to a two-alarm fire on Blue Hills Avenue on Oct. 7. Firefighters Kevin Burk and Jason Martinez were injured fighting the blaze. Drivers were told to expect road closures in Bloomfield between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Blue Hills Avenue will be shut down between Wintonbury Avenue and Cottage Grove Road.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via WTNH 

    Paying respects to Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell

    Firefighters from across Connecticut are gathering this morning to pay respects at the funeral for Hartford firefighter Kevin Bell, who died in the line of duty last week. Bell will be laid to rest today.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via The Hartford Courant 

    Friends, Family, Remember Fallen Firefighter, As a H...

    HARTFORD 10-12-2014 Wayatte Statham-Bell holds the light a candle during a memorial Virgil for late husband Kevin Bell Sunday evening. The event was held outside of the community Center at Chappelle Gardens.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via The Hartford Courant 

    Friends, Family, Remember Fallen Fire Fighter, As a ...

    HARTFORD 10-12-2014 Hartford Fire Department Firefighter Nicole Mercado overcome with emotion during a memorial Virgil Sunday evening. Mercado worked with Kevin Bell who in line of duty.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via Cape Cod Times 

    Judith G. vonHentschel, 73

    Judith G. vonHentschel 73, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday, October 2, 2014, at home after a long battle with ALS. Born in Hartford, Connecticut, she spent 32 years on Cape Cod with her family before moving here in 2004.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via Camden Chronicle Independent 

    Thelma J. Miller-Johnson

    Thelma J. Miller-Johnson, 78, of East Hartford, beloved wife of Psalm Johnson passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born September 23, 1936 in Camden, SC daughter of Blanche Miller of Hamden, CT and the late Willis Miller.

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  • Thursday Oct 9 | via NBC Connecticut 

    Family of Kevin Bell Remembers Lost Loved One

    Two days after a blaze claimed the life of Hartford firefighter Kevin Bell, his mother and sister are sharing stories about the loved one they lost. "He was the most wonderful son you could ever have in your life.

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  • Thursday Oct 9 | via The Hartford Courant 

    Funeral For Fallen Firefighter To Be Held Monday

    Jason Martinez, 29, of Manchester, suffered burns over 10 percent of his body and was transferred by helicopter to the burn unit at Bridgeport Hospital, where he remained in critical but stable condition Wednesday. Jason Martinez, 29, of Manchester, suffered burns over 10 percent of his body and was transferred by helicopter to the burn unit at Bridgeport Hospital, where he remained in critical but stable condition Wednesday.

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via NBC Connecticut 

    "The Suffering and the Grief Is Indescribable&q...

    One firefighter has died and three others were injured battling a two-alarm house fire in Hartford on Tuesday night. A flag outside the Blue Hills Fire Station in Hartford, Connecticut is flying at half-staff this morning to honor a firefighter who was killed while battling a fire last night.

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via KNUS-AM Aurora 

    1 firefighter dies, 3 injured in Connecticut blaze

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Firefighter dies, 3 injured in Hartford blaze

    A Connecticut firefighter has died and three others have been injured in a house fire in Hartford. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Lt.

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