He was born February 20, 1938, one of six sons of the late Theofanis K. and Mary (Thomas) Paraskeva in New Haven, CT. He was a 1958 graduate of Hillhouse High School. He was for many years a general contractor and built several custom colonial ... (Southbury Patch)
He was also a proud member of the Rotary Club. In 1964, President Lyndon Johnson nominated him as the Consul of Portugal to the State of Connecticut. He assisted immigrants from around the world to assimilate to American culture and seek successful lives. (American-Republican)
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Margaret’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook Street, I-91 Tech Ctr, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3045. To leave online condolences, please visit www.cognetta.com (Stamford Patch)
Born in New Britain, CT on July 25, 1929, he was the son of the late Leon and Marja (Zynda) Koncewicz. He was employed at Landers, Frary & Clark and Emhart/Black & Decker for many years. He was in the U.S. Navy from 1946 to 1950. He leaves his sister ... (Bristol Press)
Lillian M. O’Brien, 89, of Kensington, wife of Edward O’Brien, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. Born in New Britain, a daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie (Topa) Pac, Lillian graduated from ... (New Britain Herald)
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