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Monsignor Robert F. McCormick, 95, Of Darien

Monsignor Robert F. McCormick, 95, Of Darien
OSSINING, N.Y. -- Monsignor Robert F. McCormick, of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York and former pastor of St. Augustine’s Church in Ossining, died Friday, Sept. 23 at the Convent of St. Birgitta in Darien, Conn., where he was the resident chaplain. He was 95. 

Upon his ordination in 1947...

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Nathaniel 'Nate' Wilson, 45, Of Darien

Nathaniel 'Nate' Wilson, 45, Of Darien

DARIEN, Conn. -- Nathaniel "Nate" Wilson, 45, of Darien, passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. Born May 7, 1971, in Santa Rosa, Calif, he was the son of Cheryl San Fillipo and the late La...

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Greenwich's Ian Kerr, Award-Winning Public Relations Executive, Dies At 90

Greenwich's Ian Kerr, Award-Winning Public Relations Executive, Dies At 90

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Ian Kerr, a Greenwich resident whose creative thinking and advocacy for the concept of brand management elevated the practice of public relations for more than six dec...

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Fred Hellerman, 89, Last Member Of The Weavers, Dies At Weston Home

Fred Hellerman, 89, Last Member Of The Weavers, Dies At Weston Home

WESTON, Conn. — Fred Hellerman, a folk singer and last remaining member of The Weavers, died Thursday at his longtime Weston home, according to the Connecticut Post. Hellerman, who was al...

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Gene Wilder, 83, Of 'Blazing Saddles,' 'Willy Wonka' Dies At Stamford Home

Gene Wilder, 83, Of 'Blazing Saddles,' 'Willy Wonka' Dies At Stamford Home

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Stamford resident Gene Wilder, who appeared in "Blazing Saddles" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," among other films, died Monday from complications of Alzhe...

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Services For Cecie Munkenbeck, 96, In Connecticut

Services For Cecie Munkenbeck, 96, In Connecticut

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Cecie Munkenbeck died peacefully Aug. 17 at Stamford Hospital at the age of 96. She was born in New Orleans, and attended Noroton Convent of the Sacred Heart in Darien,...

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Lee Papageorge, Owner Of Oscar’s Deli In Westport, Dies

Lee Papageorge, Owner Of Oscar’s Deli In Westport, Dies

WESTPORT, Conn. — A week after the Westport landmark Oscar’s Delicatessen closed its doors for good, its longtime owner died after a long battle with lung cancer. Lee Papageorge died Mond...

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Fairfield's Suzanne Wright, Co-Founder Of Autism Speaks, Dies At 69

Fairfield's Suzanne Wright, Co-Founder Of Autism Speaks, Dies At 69

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Autism Speaks co-founder Suzanne Wright died Friday, July 29, at her home in Fairfield after a nine-month battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 69. At the helm of Auti...

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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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Shirley Jean Brown Gurliacci, 81, Longtime Darien Resident

Shirley Jean Brown Gurliacci, 81, Longtime Darien Resident

DARIEN, Conn. — Shirley Jean (Brown) Gurliacci, a longtime resident of Darien, died Thursday, June 30, at Meadow Ridge Senior Living in Redding. She was 81. She was born Jan. 12, 1935 in ...

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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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Eunice Mehan Thomas, 90, Worked As Nurse In Darien Schools

STAMFORD, Conn. — Eunice Mehan Thomas, a native of Stamford, died Thursday, May 19. She was 90.She was the only child of Anthony and Jennie Czescik Mehan. She attended the Holy Name School and Stamford High School, gr...

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Joanne Kelly Hagopian, 86, Darien Resident

Joanne Kelly Hagopian, 86, Darien Resident

DARIEN, Conn. — Darien resident Joanne Kelly Hagopian died Monday, May 30. She was 86.  She graduated from Michigan State University and moved to Darien in 1967.  Hagopian is survived by ...

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