Obituaries

Raymond Perleoni
B: 1929-08-13
D: 2018-04-23
View Details
Perleoni, Raymond
Francisco Collazo
B: 1937-09-24
D: 2018-04-23
View Details
Collazo, Francisco
Olivia Fraga
B: 1961-04-01
D: 2018-04-21
View Details
Fraga, Olivia
Alba Echevarria
B: 1948-04-13
D: 2018-04-12
View Details
Echevarria, Alba
Thomas Burns
B: 1954-12-13
D: 2018-04-12
View Details
Burns, Thomas
Joan Maxwell
B: 1926-02-24
D: 2018-04-10
View Details
Maxwell, Joan
Joao Cardoso
B: 1937-02-22
D: 2018-04-08
View Details
Cardoso, Joao
Maria Simao
B: 1935-03-13
D: 2018-04-07
View Details
Simao, Maria
Americo Rodrigues
B: 1940-06-25
D: 2018-03-26
View Details
Rodrigues, Americo
Irene Sousa
B: 1938-03-28
D: 2018-03-24
View Details
Sousa, Irene
John Orofino
B: 1936-09-19
D: 2018-03-23
View Details
Orofino, John
Wilson Cortes
B: 1957-11-27
D: 2018-03-19
View Details
Cortes, Wilson
Evelyn Lamoureux
B: 1927-01-03
D: 2018-03-19
View Details
Lamoureux, Evelyn
Vicky Mangene
B: 1965-01-27
D: 2018-03-19
View Details
Mangene, Vicky
Robert Dean
B: 1941-04-10
D: 2018-03-17
View Details
Dean, Robert
Paul Glover, Sr.
B: 1931-09-23
D: 2018-03-13
View Details
Glover, Sr., Paul
Lucille Mason
B: 1922-04-04
D: 2018-03-11
View Details
Mason, Lucille
Vasmattie Kallicharan
B: 1943-02-14
D: 2018-03-06
View Details
Kallicharan, Vasmattie
Dorothy Weigel Eisele
B: 1920-02-13
D: 2018-03-02
View Details
Weigel Eisele, Dorothy
Katherine Reynolds
B: 1926-12-21
D: 2018-02-21
View Details
Reynolds, Katherine
Walter Sevetz
B: 1957-12-06
D: 2018-02-20
View Details
Sevetz, Walter

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1084 New Britain Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06110
Phone: 860-561-3800
Fax:

Sympathy Store

A way to Send a Little Comfort Gift Baskets and Food, Memorial Gifts, Jewelry and Books

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

Funeral Pre-Planning Checklist

We've put together this funeral pre-planning checklist to help you.

Taking Care of Finances and Property

  • Create a contact list of everyone who should be notified in a medical emergency or death including the name of your funeral home.
  • Give your executor(s) a copy of your will and the contact list.
  • Give your executor(s) a list of bank and investment accounts, creditors, mortgage or lien information, insurance policies, retirement plans, safe deposit boxes, real and personal properties of value and all related telephone numbers.
  • If you are receiving benefits from Social Security or the Veterans' Administration, your executor needs that information to suspend benefit payments.
  • Select someone you trust to deal with your online accounts: email, online memberships, and social media. Include all relevant information and whether or not they should delete, close, or keep any of the accounts.

Taking Care of Funeral-Related Details

We suggest the following:

  • Make note of all the details you want mentioned in your obituary. You could even take this one step further and write your own obituary.
  • State, in writing, your preferences for burial or cremation.
  • If burial is preferred, provide the details of the cemetery arrangements. If you have not purchased a burial plot, this is the time to do so.
  • If you have chosen burial, what type of casket would you like? Should it be made of wood, metal, or composite materials?
  • If you choose cremation, what do you want done with the ashes?
  • Would you like a traditional funeral, memorial service, or celebration-of-life?
  • If you'd like a celebration-of-life, what location would you suggest for this event?
  • What special activities would you prefer at a celebration-of-life?
  • What music or special readings would you prefer?
  • What type and colors of flowers would you prefer?
  • Would you like to select a charitable organization to receive donations in your name?
  • If you're a veteran, would you like to receive full military honors as part of your service? Would you like to be buried in the grounds of a veterans' cemetery?

Taking Care of Your Pets

If you share your life with animal companions, you should think about who you would like to take care of your pets. Consult with the person to see if this is something they are interested in doing for you and then write down your intentions and include all contact information. This should be signed and witnessed, and then given to your executor.

Final Tasks in Funeral Pre-Planning

In addition to your will, the contact list, and the list of all your online account login details and related documents should be provided to your executor.

Finally, you may want to consider paying ahead of time for your funeral choices. Speak to us about how your pre-payment monies will be handled.

Before You Leave

You will have the peace-of-mind knowing all the details are written down and there can be no mistaking your wishes. If you need help - we're here for you. Call us today at 860-561-3800.
 

Don't wait until it's too late.
Contact Us for quality funeral services.

Contact us today!