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    Leroy Adams

    Leroy Adams Leroy Adams, 84, of Lebanon, passed away on February 7, 2017 at the William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich. Born on June 25, 1932, he was one of five sons of the late Arnold and Helen (Maine) Adams.  His brothers being: Douglas, George, Robert, and Lambert.  Leroy retired several years ago after having worked for the Town of Bozrah in the Public Works department.  He also worked for the Gilman Brothers Company and Jaffee Farm doing haying.  Leroy enjoyed… Lero…

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    Jeanne Evans

    Jeanne Evans Jeanne (Sweeney) Evans, 68, of Colchester and formerly of East Hartford, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family after a long, courageous battle with cancer on Saturday (Feb. 18, 2017). Born May 22, 1948 in Madera, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clair and Mary (Isenberg) Sweeney. Jeanne had worked as a Registered Nurse at Mystic Health Care and Rehabilitation Center for many years before her retirement.  Mrs…. Jeanne (Sweeney) Evans, 68, o…

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    Donald Begansky

    Donald Begansky Donald James Begansky, 67, of Amston, passed away at home with his family by his side on February 14, 2017. Born in Hartford on February 16, 1949, he was a son of the late Theophil and Nina (Denisky) Begansky.  After serving in the U.S. Airforce, Don attended American River College.  He retired in 2014 after a career as a respiratory therapist.  Donald took great pride in caring for children at the Connecticut Children’s Medical… Donald James Begansky, 6…

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    Sylvia Tyler

    Sylvia Tyler Sylvia M. Tyler, 92, of Groton and formerly of Voluntown, widow of the late Donald Tyler, passed away Saturday (January 21, 2017) at Lawrence & Memorial Hospital in New London. Born August 8, 1924 in Pomfret, she was the last surviving child of five born to the late George and Mildred Putnam (Wells) Wilcox. Mrs. Tyler had been a longtime member Ekonk Grange and the Norwich Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Sylvia was the loving wife of the late… Sylvia M….

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    William McLaughlin

    William McLaughlin William Edward McLaughlin, 23, of North Stonington, CT passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Born May 6, 1993, in Norwich, CT he was the son of Edward and Wenona (Crooks) McLaughlin. Will was a member of the Preston City Congregational Church. Will was currently attending the University of Connecticut, School of Law. Prior to that, he graduated with honors from Eastern Conneticut State University with a degree in Political Science. While at Wheeler High… W…

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    Leon Levine

    Leon Levine Leon Levine, 84, of West Palm Beach, FL, husband of Anita (Schwartz), father of Barry and Marc, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017. Born in Norwich, CT on September 15, 1932 he was a son of Samuel and Gertrude (Small) Levine. There will be a memorial service Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at noon at the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home chapel, 167 Old Hartford Rd. Colchester, CT. A private burial will follow in Ahavath Achim Cemetery in Colchester. Leon Levine, 84, of West Palm Beac…

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    Margaret Sullivan

    Margaret Sullivan Margaret M. Sullivan, 84, of Moodus and formerly of Colchester, passed away at Middlesex Memorial Hospital Hospice on February 12, 2017 with her family by her side. Born in Waterbury on November 20, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Margaret (Cleary) Tenney.  Margaret grew up in Waterbury and remained there while she raised her own children.  She worked at the Waterbury Hospital as a Licensed Practical Nurse, retiring in 1993.  After her childre…

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    Anna Raymond

    Anna Raymond Anna (Olubowic) Raymond, of Amston, passed away peacefully surrounded by love at home on Sunday (Feb. 5, 2017). Born on August 3, 1931 in Colchester, she was the daughter of the late Kazimier and Benedykta (Dyczewska) Olubowic. Anna grew up in Colchester and graduated from Bacon Academy. She was the loving wife to her late husband, Douglas R. Raymond (who predeceased her on June 1, 1996); devoted mother to their three sons, Douglas Raymond of Colchester, John Raymond of Norwich a…

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    Herbert St. Peter

    Herbert St. Peter Herbert Wallace St. Peter, of Columbia and formerly of Colchester, passed away peacefully Tuesday (Feb. 7, 2017) at the age of 60. Born July 29, 1956 in Norwich, he was the son of the late Gerald and Viola “Ginger” (Rogers) St. Peter. Herb grew up in Colchester and attended Bacon Academy with the Class of 1974.  He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served proudly at the end of the Vietnam War until his honorable discharge in January of 1978. Herb gave his all in…

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    Kyle Baltz

    Kyle Baltz Kyle Thomas Baltz, 29, of Lebanon, went home to the loving arms of Jesus and his late mother in Heaven on Saturday (January 21, 2017) with his loving family by his side.  He was born on March 25, 1987 in Hartford, the son of Thomas Raymond Baltz of Myrtle Beach, SC (formerly of Lebanon) and the late Barbara Ellen (Peck) Baltz. Kyle was a 2005 graduate of Lyman Memorial in Lebanon.  He was an avid car enthusiast, especially Volkswagens, and enjoyed working… Kyle Thomas B…

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    Nancy Wayland

    Nancy Wayland Nancy Alicia Wayland, 83, passed away on December 19, 2016 at her home in Lebanon with her family by her side.  Alicia exemplified virtuous citizenship, serving her community selflessly for more than four decades of government service and civic engagement. She was passionate about history, dedicated to uncovering and preserving the truth about the past. She served as the Lebanon Town Historian, authored books and scholarly articles, led historical preservation… Nancy Alic…

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    Kenyon Gardner

    Kenyon Gardner Kenyon David Gardner, 82, of Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at Hartford Hospital after a sudden illness.  Born in Brockton, MA on April 23, 1934, he was a son of the late William and Rita (Rush) Gardner.  He married his beloved Fernande Elaine Henri on October 1, 1955 in Biddeford, ME. In 1961 they moved to New Britain where they started raising their family.  In 1976, the family moved to Colchester for a number of years. Finally, in… Kenyon David…

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    Patrick Duclos

    Patrick Duclos Patrick Clifford Duclos, 51, beloved father, brother, son, boyfriend, and friend, died on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Yale New Haven Hospital.  Born on July 2, 1965 in Manchester, he was a son of Margot and Ed, Sr., Pat grew up in South Windsor, graduating from South Windsor High School, class of ’83.  He continued his education at Manchester Community College and Central CT   State University with a degree in math and engineering. Pat began… Pa…