Service Schedule and Obituaries

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Kayla Ruscoe Friends will be received on Sunday, April 29, 2018 from 12 Noon to 2 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield with interment immediately following in Mapleshade Cemetery, Ridgefield. 
Mary M. McInerney
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Msgr. Robert Weiss and Msgr. Laurence Bronkiewicz on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary’s Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.  In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in honor of their grandson, Liam, to Little Britches Therapeutic Riding, P.O. Box 120; Woodbury, CT 06798, www.littlebritchesct.org.
Harry F. Doyle Sr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, April 23, 2018 at 10:30 am in the Church of St. Mary, 26 Dodgingtown Rd., Bethel. Interment will be private and at the direction of the family.
The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave. (between White & Osborne Sts.) Danbury on Saturday, April 21, 2018 between the hours of 1 pm and 4 pm.

Jean P. Remond
Friends will be received on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from Noon to 2 PM at Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home; 9 Granville Avenue, Danbury. A prayer service will be held at the conclusion of calling hours. Interment will be private. Contributions in Mr. Remond’s memory may be made to Vietnam Veterans of America: 
Cloris Pearson
Cloris will be missed on this earth by the many who crossed her path, and the impact in the Ridgefield 
community and beyond will be felt for eternity. Donations in her memory may be made to the Visiting Nurses Association, 27 Governor St., Ridgefield, Ct. 06877.
Ryan James Bishop

Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Avenue (between White and Osborne Sts.) Danbury.
Interment will follow in Pembroke Cemetery, Danbury.
The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Dr. Henry J. Showah The Rite of Burial will take place on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. in St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 125 Kohanza St., Danbury.  Interment will follow in Wooster Cemetery, Danbury with military honors. The family will receive friends at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church on Monday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Eileen E. Profeta
Eileen E. Profeta, 84, of Ridgefield, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield
Virginia G. Curnal Virginia G. Curnal, 91, of Sandy Hook, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. She was the loving wife of the late Jacob Curnal. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. Elizabeth Seton Church; 520 Ridgebury Road, Ridgefield. Interment will be private, there will be no calling hours. Kane Funeral Home, Ridgefield is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Christina M. Alvarez
A Funeral Home service will take place on Saturday, April 6, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Avenue, Danbury with Deacon Peter Kuhn of St. Joseph Church, Brookfield officiating.
Interment will take place at the direction of the family.
The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Avenue, (between Osborne & White Streets), Danbury on Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Judith Weiss In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the American Lung Association at lung.org.
Terrence E. Whalen
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 1:15 p.m. in St. Joseph R.C. Church, Danbury with the Rev. David W. Franklin, Parochial Vicar, officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Peter Cemetery, Danbury.  The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 4pm to 7pm. 
Dr. Herbert F. Janick, Jr. There will be no calling hours. All are warmly invited to join the family of Dr. Janick  (Herb) for a Memorial Service on Saturday April 21, 2018 at 1:30pm. The Service will be held at Western Connecticut State University, Warner Hall (1st floor), Fifth Ave., Danbury, CT 06810. 
Rosalie M. (LaCava) Garavel Funeral services will be private. Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, Danbury is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Vincent J. Nichols The family is planning a celebration of his life at a later date.
Marie Richards A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM at St. Joseph Church; 8 Robinson Avenue, Danbury. Entombment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery; Bronx, NY. Friends will be received on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Alda (Cappelloni) Carboni A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will take place at a later date in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Tyler J. Cullen Services will be private.
Margaret A. Riddles
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church, 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield, CT. Interment will take place at a later date in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ridgefield, CT. There will be no calling hours.
George M. Lukchis
George M. Lukchis, 80, of Danbury, loving husband of Mrs. Rita (Stegerhoff) Lukchis, passed away on March 19, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Peter Church, 121 Main Street, Danbury. Interment will follow in St. Peter Cemetery, Danbury. Friends will be received from 2:00 to 5:00 PM on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home; 9 Granville Avenue, Danbury.

Arthur “Artie” Montanari The family will receive friends in the Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah St., Ridgefield on Friday, March 23, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Timothy F. Dunleavy  Graveside funeral services and burial will take place in St. Mary Cemetery, Ridgefield at a date and time to be announced. There will be no calling hours.
Joseph W. McManus, Jr. Friends will be received on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from2:00 to 4:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will be private.
Helen Walczykowski A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, RidgefieldInterment will take place in the spring at St. Mary's Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Stephen Robinson A memorial mass  to celebrate Stephen’s life will be held at 10 AM, on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at St. Mary’s Church, 55 Catoonah Street, in Ridgefield Connecticut.
Thomas Gaetano Yacono Funeral services will take place in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury, CT on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.

Entombment will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, NY at 12:30 p.m.

The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, Danbury on Saturday from 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 am.
Veronica Carroll Neligan The family will receive friends at the Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield on Thursday, March 15th from 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 10:15 A.M. at St. Mary Church, 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. A private entombment with follow in the Neligan Family Mausoleum at St. Mary Cemetery, Ridgefield.
Dorathea E. Gulya
There will be no calling hours and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 19, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of St. Mary, 26 Dodgingtown Rd.,, Bethel. Interment will follow at the family plot at St. Mary Cemetery. Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danburyis in charge of arrangements.
Louise Ann (Halal) Hajj
The family will receive friends at St. Ann Melkite Church, 181 Clapboard Ridge Rd., Danbury, CT Friday March 16th from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
The Rite of Burial will take place in St. Ann Church on Saturday, March 17th at 10:00 am followed by burial at St. Peters Cemetery in Danbury.
Lewis "Lew" Nicoletti A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 10 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 520 Ridgebury Rd., Ridgefield.  Interment will be private at at the direction of the family.  The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury on Thursday, march 15, 2018 from 4pm to 7pm. 
Charles Louis DuVivier, Jr. Charles and his wife attended Zion Lutheran Church in Stamford, and private services will be held there at a later date.
Anna Mattola
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Elizabeth Seton Church; 520 Ridgebury Road, Ridgefield. Interment will follow in Holy Mount Cemetery; Eastchester, NY. Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Dorothy A. Crofut Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury with the Rev. Frank Brasler, Pastor of the Ridgebury Congregational Church, Ridgefield, officiating.  Burial will follow in Wooster Cemetery, Danbury.  The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home on Wednesday from 1:15p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Edward Earl King The family will hold an 11:00 AM viewing at Mt. Pleasant A.M.E. Zion Church, 69 Rowan Street, Danbury, followed by a funeral service at Noon. Burial will take place immediately after the service in Wooster Cemetery, Danbury.
James Tremante James Tremante, 68, of Wilton, loving husband of Mrs. Bonnie (O'Neil) Tremante passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Friends will be received on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Regional Hospice and Homecare: 30 Milestone Road; Danbury, CT 06810www.regionalhospicect.org
Carmelita “Carmie” Gregory
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday March 14, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Entombment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, 110 North Street, Ridgefield.
Mildred (Millie) Bedard
Friends will be received on Sunday, March 18 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. In lieu of flowers, please memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or The American Kidney Foundation.
Jacob Franc Funeral services will take place on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 11:30 am in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury.

Interment will follow in St. Peter Cemetery, Danbury with military honors.

The family will receive friends in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home on Friday from 10:15 am to 11:15 am.
Irene A. Massagli
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 10:15 AMat St. Mary Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will take place in the Spring at St. Mary Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. The family suggests that those who desire to make memorial donations in remembrance of Irene do so by sharing their time and presence with their favorite charity.
Marguerita "Gretchen" (Schmitt) Leserra A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah St., Ridgefield on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 10 a.m.  Interment will take place (Spring Burial) in St. Mary Cemetery, Ridgefield .  The family will receive friends in the Kane Funeral Home, Ridgefield on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 4 P.M. to 8 P.M. 
Gino L. Baldaserini A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 8:45 to 9:45 AM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield
Stephen Michael Bruno A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am on Friday, March 2, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 520 Ridgebury Road, Ridgefield.. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, 110 North Street, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Kim Reynolds Willis
Kim Reynolds Willis, 59, of Brookfield, father of Kyle Embree and brother of Dawn Perodeau, Laure Lisk and the late April Willis, died on Friday, February 23, 2018 at New Milford Hospital.  A Celebration of Life will take place at at time and place to be announced.  There will be no calling hours.  Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury is in charge of arrangements.
John P. Humeston Friends will be received on Wednesday February 28, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will take place on Thursday March 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM at South Salem Cemetery; Spring Street, South Salem.
Junius Flagg Brown Jr.
A Celebration of his Life will take place on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm at Saugatuck Harbor Yacht Club, Great Marsh Road, Westport. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s research, www.michaeljfox.org
Maureen Mehls Kiernan Friends will be received on Sunday, February 25 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Regional Hospice and Homecare: 30 Milestone Road; Danbury, CT 06810,www.regionalhospicect.org
Dorothy L. Purvis Dorothy L. Purvis, 63, of Danbury, died on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at her home.  The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury.
Kevin Patrick Carroll Funeral Services will be private. There will be no calling hours.
Janet F. Vitti Services will be private.
Joseph D. Barnell
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 16 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment with US Military Honors will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Thursday, February 15 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Jeanne Mastandrea A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, February 12 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery; 110 North Street, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Sunday, February 11 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Taffy A. Jowdy The Rite of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony Maronite Catholic Church, 17 Granville Ave., Danbury.  Interment will follow in St. Peter Cemetery with military honors.  The family  will receive friends at St. Anthony Maronite Catholic Church on Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.. 
Robert Lien Johnson Robert Lien Johnson, 96, of Ridgefield, husband of Mrs. Katherine Ann (Recker) Johnson, passed away on Sunday, February 4. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Kane Funeral Home, Ridgefield.
Dr. Herbert F. Janick, Jr. There will be no calling hours. All are warmly invited to join the family of Dr. Janick  (Herb) for a Memorial Service on Saturday April 21, 2018 at 1:30pm. The Service will be held at Western Connecticut State University, Warner Hall (1st floor), Fifth Ave., Danbury, CT 06810. 

Morris J. Feinson Funeral services will take place on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 1PM in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury with Cantor Penny Kessler of the United Jewish Center, Danbury officiating.Burial will follow in the United Jewish Center Cemetery, Brookfield.
Anthony J. Octavio
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on February 17, 2018 at 10:15am at St Mary's Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will be private, there will be no calling hours.
Judy Schafer A memorial service for Judy Mae Schafer will be held on Saturday, January 27 at 3:00 PM at Jesse Lee Memorial United Methodist Church, Ridgefield.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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