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Edward C. Keough Sr., Of Newtown, Owner of Keough's Paint and Hardware

Edward C. Keough Sr., Of Newtown, Owner of Keough's Paint and Hardware

NEWTOWN, Conn. – Edward C. Keough Sr., a resident of Sandy Hook, died Saturday, July 16. He was 83.

Born on April 23, 1933, in Stoughton, Mass., he was the second child of Alfred and Mary (Chaisson) Keough.

The family moved to Queens Village, N.Y., where he graduated from St. Francis Xavier High ...

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'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley

'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley

POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y. -- Sydney H. Schanberg, who earned a place in history with his chronicles of war-torn Cambodia in the 1970s for The New York Times, died Saturday in Poughkeepsie, The ...

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'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Prize winner dubbed the "messenger to mankind" for his dignified writings about the horrors of the Holocaust, died Saturday. He was 87. “In the darkness of th...

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Bruce E. Melillo, 81, Port Chester Native

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Bruce E. Melillo, of New York City, died Saturday, June 18, at his home in Manhattan. He was 81. The son of Nick and Sue Melillo, he was born and raised in Port Chester with his sisters, Patricia ...

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Anita Pollack Schorr, 85, Holocaust Survivor From Westport

Anita Pollack Schorr, 85, Holocaust Survivor From Westport

WESTPORT, Conn. — Anita Pollack Schorr, a Westport resident who survived the Holocaust and shared her story with groups across Fairfield County, died Thursday. She was 85."It was with dee...

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Thomas Fujitani, 73, Former Wilton Football Coach

DANBURY, Conn. – Thomas Fujitani of Danbury died unexpectedly Saturday, April 2. He was 73.He was the husband of 51 years of Donna (Ferraro) Fujitani.He was born in Greenwich on Feb. 21, 1943, the son of Thomas Fujita...

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Former Wilton High Football Coach Tom Fujitani, 73

Former Wilton High Football Coach Tom Fujitani, 73

WILTON, Conn. — Longtime Wilton High School football coach Tom Fujitani, who was also a star quarterback at Greenwich High and the University of Bridgeport, died Saturday while on a fishi...

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Sister Francis Regis Carton, 93, Wilton Resident

WILTON, Conn. – Sister Francis Regis Carton, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, died Tuesday, March 29, at Lourdes Health Care Center in Wilton. She was 93. Mary Carton was born April 4, 1922, in New York C...

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Norwalk's James Noble Dies At 94, Played Gov. Gatling On 'Benson'

Norwalk's James Noble Dies At 94, Played Gov. Gatling On 'Benson'

NORWALK, Conn. — James Noble -- a Norwalk resident who was perhaps best-known for his long-running role of Gov. Eugene X. Gatling on the sitcom "Benson" -- died on Monday, March 28, at No...

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Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus of Nazareth, a Galilean carpenter turned itinerant minister whose appeals to piety and whose repute as a healer had galvanized a growing contingent of believers, died on Friday afte...

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Colleen McMahon-Passero, 59, Wilton Resident

Colleen McMahon-Passero, 59, Wilton Resident

WILTON, Conn. -- Colleen M. McMahon-Passero -- a Wilton resident, formerly of New Canaan -- died on Sunday, Feb. 28. She was 59. Born in Yonkers, New York, McMahon-Passero attended Saint ...

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Heineken Importer Leo Van Munching Of Darien Dies At 89

Heineken Importer Leo Van Munching Of Darien Dies At 89

DARIEN, Conn. — Leo Van Munching Jr., a Darien resident who guided Heineken’s dominance in the U.S. imported beer market, died Feb. 14 after a long illness. He was 89. Born in 1926 in Ro...

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Iris May Barton, 89, Wilton Resident

WILTON, Conn. – Iris May Barton, of Wilton, died Wednesday, Feb. 3 at Wilton Meadows. She was 89. She was born in Gibraltar in 1926, the daughter Alfred and Conchita Stokes-Vecchio. After she and her family came to th...

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