David W. Ondrick, 52, of Ridgefield, passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. He was the loving son of the late William and Shirley (Nelson) Ondrick. Friends will be received on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will be private.
Richard T. Owczarzak, 89, of Ridgefield, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was the loving husband of Mrs. Grace (Pizzimenti) Owczarzak. Mr. Owczarzak was born in Buffalo, NY on July 21, 1929; the first born of the late Anthony and Bernice (Bogdan) Owczarzak. He attended Corpus Christi … read more
Steven P. Bloom passed away on January 20th, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of twenty years, Sharon Austin Bloom, and his adored daughter, Dara Bloom (m. Gerald Cohn) of Durham, NC. Steven was born February 11, 1947 in New York, NY to parents Sally and Bill Bloom, and was predeceased by his beloved little sister, Robin. He … read more
Florence Sunkens of Ridgefield died peacefully on November 10, 2018, just shy of age 98. She is survived by her daughter, Irma Slavin, of Ridgefield. She enjoyed gatherings at Founders Hall and the CHIRP concerts, where she could be found sitting near the performers and dancing. She loved walking & meeting new people. She will be missed by all.
Vincent J. “Jimmy” Giambartolomei Jr., 87, died peacefully December 27, 2018 at his home with the love and comfort of his family around him. He was born in Ridgefield, CT., on February 9, 1931 the son of Vincenzo J. and Mary (Belardinelli) Giambartolomei. He is a graduate of Ridgefield High School Class of 1948. He proudly served his country in … read more
Mary Ann Hogan, 84, departed this life on January 16, 2019 at Pomperaug Woods, Southbury, CT. She was the beloved wife of William Hogan. Mary Ann was born in Chicago, IL on October 27, 1934 to the late James and Marion (Seraponas) Wallace. Chicago was her home town. She grew up there and attended all her schooling including the secretarial … read more
Jane R. Knudsen passed away peacefully on December 27, 2018, at age 57, surrounded by her family: Bobby, Dana, Kelley, Chris, and Elaine. Jane was born on September 19, 1961, in New York, NY, daughter of Marvin and Elaine Rosenthal, and sister of Lynn. She was a cheerleader at Byram Hills High School and University of Miami, and graduated from … read more
Alice Forrest Peschel of Ridgefield, CT and Pawling, NY, lived an amazing 90 years. She died as she wished — in her home, in her sleep, surrounded by her family on December 16. She was an accomplished businesswoman, mother, grandmother and friend to many. In lieu of flowers, buy some for yourself and live a long, happy life!
Renate Elisabeth (Seipp) Ross, 92, of Ridgefield, died on December 28, 2018 at Danbury Hospital. Born in Germany, the daughter of the late Fritz and Auguste (Pullig) Seipp, she worked as a legal secretary for Siemens for over 10 years. A loving and devoted family woman, her children and grandchildren were the light of her life. An avid gardener, she … read more
James Henry Beardsley, 94, of Seymour, CT entered into rest peacefully on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. He was born in Watkins Glen, NY to Lewis and Leonta Dunham Beardsley on June 20, 1924. Jim was the epitome of the ‘Greatest Generation’ his love for his Family, his Country & his God defined him. Right out of high school, he joined … read more