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  • 16 hrs ago | via Iobserve 


    Father Richard P. McBrien, a retired professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame and who was chair of the university's theology department for 11 years, died Jan. 25 at age 78 in his native Connecticut. A Jan. 25 announcement by the university said Father McBrien had died after a long illness, but did not specify the cause of death.


  • Yesterday | via DFW Catholic 

    Prayers offered upon death of prominent dissenting t...

    Hartford, Conn., Jan 26, 2015 / 05:19 pm .- Father Richard P. McBrien, a Notre Dame theology professor who came to prominence for opposing Catholic teaching on several issues, died on Sunday in Connecticut at the age of 78. "While often controversial, his work came from a deep love of and hope for the Church. We pray for eternal rest for his soul," University of Notre Dame President Father John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. said of Fr.


  • Sunday | via The Hartford Courant 

    Hartford Native The Rev. Richard McBrien Dies

    The Rev. Richard McBrien, a University of Notre Dame theology professor known for his popular books on Catholicism and unabashed liberal stands on church teachings, has died.


  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    James Chase

    Mr. Chase graduated from Marlboro High School in 1969. In 1973, he graduated from the University of Hartford.


  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Stamford Daily Voice 

    James Palma Sr., Former Stamford Resident, 88

    Palma was born on Staten Island on Jan. 29, 1926 to the late Joseph A. and Marie Moore Palma. He grew up in Staten Island, and met Alexanderina O'Neill, his wife of 59 years, at his best friend's wedding.


  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via Patch.com 

    William Kingsley White, 64; Computer Consultant with...

    William Kingsley White, 64, of West Suffield, beloved husband of Cynthia Kendall White, passed away peacefully at home January 12, 2015. He was born in Hartford, the son of the late Elmer and Isabelle Gertrude White and lived in West Suffield most all his life.


  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via The Vermont Standard 

    Janice Williams Obituary, 80

    A memorial service will be held at the Unitarian Society of Hartford on Jan. 23 at 4 p.m. for Janice Wood Williams, 80, who died Jan. 9. Janice was born and raised in Woodstock, daughter of Arthur and Jeanette Woods. She graduated from American International College with a BA degree and earned her Masters Degree in Library Science at The Pratt Institute.


  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via Patch.com 

    Edward Lemieux Sr., 88, Worked 41 Years at Connectic...

    Edward Joseph Lemieux Sr., 88 of Manchester, loving husband of the late Phyllis M. Lemieux for 62 years, died peacefully Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Ed was born in Hartford, CT on March 23, 1926, son of the late Joseph and Johannah Lemieux.


  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via Patch.com 

    Marie Sprague, 91, U.S. Navy Veteran and Longtime Pr...

    Marie Sprague, 91, of Summerfield, Florida, formerly of Manchester, CT and Holland, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 8. She was born April 23, 1923 to Lester and Alice Vozzolo. She served in the U.S. Navy and was a long-time and dedicated employee at Pratt & Whitney for her entire career.


  • Friday Jan 9 | via Patch.com 

    Darlene Norton, 71, Bookkeeper for Brown's Flowers

    Darlene Norton, 71, of Manchester, formerly of West Hartford, loving wife of 51 years to Morrell S. Norton passed away on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 with her family at her side. She was born on August 15, 1943 in Westerly, RI daughter of the late Andrew and Ruth Jack and had been a resident of Manchester since 1965.


  • Friday Jan 9 | via Patch.com 

    Laura Bellis, 88, Mother of Two and a Lifelong Manch...

    Laura C. Bellis, 88, of Manchester, the wife of 64 years to Charles E. Bellis died Sunday Jan. 4, 2015 at Crestfield Health Care Center. She is survived by her sons Danny Bellis and his wife Karen of Union, and Thomas Bellis of East Hartford; her brothers Lloyd J. Cassista of Newington and Flloyd Cassista of Tennessee; and several nieces and nephews.


  • Thursday Jan 8 | via Adrian Journal 

    Adrian mourns the loss of Gene Irvin

    Gene Edwin Irvin, 78, Adrian, Missouri died Saturday, December 20, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the Adrian Optimist Building in Adrian with burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Adrian.


  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Bernice Plourde

    Bernice Plourde, 93, died December 15, 2014 at Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton after a brief illness. She was born December 7, 1921 in Caribou, the daughter of Alex and Odile Plourde.


  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Patch.com 

    Josephine Hogan, 95, Manchester Resident Since 1950

    Josephine B. Hogan, 95, of Manchester, beloved wife of the late James T. Hogan, died peacefully, Friday Jan. 2, 2015 at Manchester Memorial Hospital. She was born Nov. 12, 1919 in Hartford, daughter of the late Frank & Magdelina Bania and had lived in Hartford until 1950 when she moved to Manchester.


  • Sunday Jan 4 | via Post-gazette.com 

    Obituary: Stuart Scott / Prominent ESPN sportscaster

    Stuart Scott, a prominent ESPN sportscaster who was known for infusing his reports with a blend of pop culture references, slang and exuberant phrases that made him something of a pop culture figure in his own right, died early Sunday in a hospital near Hartford, Conn. He was 49. "Booyah!" was Scott's signature expression, and it spread well beyond sports and into mainstream culture.


  • Sunday Jan 4 | via SFGate 

    Stuart Scott, ESPN sportscaster, dies at 49

    ESPN anchor Stuart Scott jumps rope during a workout at Plus One Defense Gym in West Hartford, Conn., Feb. 25, 2014. Scott used mixed martial arts and high-intensity cross-training workouts to restore the energy that chemotherapy sapped from him.


  • Sunday Jan 4 | via MassLive.com 

    Obituaries today: Matthew McBride worked at McCormic...

    Matthew Joseph McBride , 30, of Southwick passed away on Dec. 28. He was born in Hartford, Connecticut. He relished everything the outdoors offered, with a special love of hunting and fishing.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Benevento, Mary Jane Joly

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Mary Jane Joly Benevento. Mary Jane Joly Benevento Mary Jane Joly Benevento, born of French Canadian parents February 16, 1926 passed from this earth, Wednesday, December 24, 2014.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via Patch.com 

    Jan White, 86, Magazine Designer and Prolific Author...

    Jan Viktor White, 86, an architect who became one of the world's leading magazine designers, passed away on Dec. 30. Born in Prague on April 6, 1928, he left Czechoslovakia for London with his mother, Karla Weiss, to join his father, the renowned architect and illustrator Emil Weiss , who had left six months earlier. He received a full scholarship to the Leighton Park School, where his talents in drawing and sculpture were quickly recognized.


  • Monday Dec 29 | via Community Advocate Newspaper 

    Geraldine C. Hafford, 70, of Shrewsbury

    Geraldine C. Hafford, of Shrewsbury, died at home Friday, Dec. 26, 2014 with family gathered by her side. She was 70. Born in Hartford, Conn., daughter of the late Raymond and Catherine Beaulieu, "Gerry" spent many years in Ashland, Maine; Franklin, Mass.; Rochester, N.H.; and Shrewsbury, Mass.