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Shawn Johnson, 37, Danbury Educator

Shawn Johnson, 37, Danbury Educator

DANBURY, Conn. — Shawn Johnson, a Danbury resident and teacher in the city's school system, died Thursday, July 30, at the age of 37.

Johnson grew up in Newtown and graduated cum laude from Western Connecticut State University, where he studied elementary education and psychology. He was an educ...

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Maddalene DiStefano, 75, Lived In Danbury

Maddalene DiStefano, 75, Lived In Danbury

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Maddalena DiStefano of Danbury, a former longtime resident of Mt. Vernon, died on Aug. 26, 2015. She was 75.DiStefano was was born in Italy on Oct. 19, 1940. She wa...

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Alejandro Garcia, 20, Student At WestConn In Danbury

Alejandro Garcia, 20, Student At WestConn In Danbury

STAMFORD, Conn. – Alejandro Garcia, of Stamford, died on Sunday, Aug. 9. He was 20. Garcia was born on July 18, 1995 in Stamford to Patricia Garcia and Alejandro Garcia Sr. He graduated...

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Football Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Of Greenwich Dies At 84

Football Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Of Greenwich Dies At 84

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Frank Gifford, a star running back and receiver for the New York Giants who went on to become a nationally renowned sportscaster, died Sunday of natural causes at his ...

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Rowdy Roddy Piper, Star Of Stamford's WWE, Dies At 61

Rowdy Roddy Piper, Star Of Stamford's WWE, Dies At 61

STAMFORD, Conn. — Roderick George Toombs, better known as the WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper — has died at the age of 61, the Stamford-based WWE announced on its website. “Roddy...

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David Kennedy, Stamford Native, Talent Agent, TV Producer

David Kennedy, Stamford Native, Talent Agent, TV Producer

STAMFORD, Conn. — David Kennedy, a former entertainment talent agent and award-winning television producer, died June 14 in Los Angeles after complications from knee replacement surgery. ...

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Trumbull Native Killed On D.C. Subway To Be Laid To Rest

Trumbull Native Killed On D.C. Subway To Be Laid To Rest

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Fairfield County will mourn on Monday as funeral services are held for Trumbull native Kevin Joseph Sutherland, who was slain on a subway train in Washington, D....

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Kevin Sutherland, 24, Trumbull High Graduate Who Interned For Himes

Kevin Sutherland, 24, Trumbull High Graduate Who Interned For Himes

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Funeral services will be held Monday for Kevin Joseph Sutherland, a Bridgeport native and a 2009 graduate of Trumbull High School, who was slain July 4 in Washin...

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Rebecca Draper Townsend, 17, Graduate Of Immaculate High In Danbury

Rebecca Draper Townsend, 17, Graduate Of Immaculate High In Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. — Funeral services were celebrated Tuesday for Rebecca Draper Townsend, a 17-year-old from Brookfield who died after she was hit by a car while crossing a road in Danbury l...

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Raymond A. Beylouni, 75, Of Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. – Raymond A. Beylouni, of Danbury, died Monday, June 22. He was 75. He was the chairman of Colonial Ford-Subaru & Mazda of Danbury, and is survived by wife Bonnie (nee Sult) Beylouni. Visiting hours will be from 4-9 ...

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Robert Herman, 80, Of Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. – Robert Herman, 80, of Danbury, died Sunday, June 14 at Danbury Hospital. Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, he was the son of the late Steven and Mildred Herman. He worked for Perkin Elmer for over 35 years. He was an avid r...

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Guy J. Farina, 84, Of Danbury

Guy J. Farina, 84, Of Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. – Guy J. Farina, 84, a former resident of Stamford, died Friday, May 15, at Danbury Hospital. He was born in New York City on July 26, 1930, to the Francesco and Ursula Fa...

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JPMorgan Vice Chairman Jimmy Lee Of Darien Dies At Age 62

JPMorgan Vice Chairman Jimmy Lee Of Darien Dies At Age 62

DARIEN, Conn. -- JPMorgan Vice Chairman Jimmy Lee died unexpected on Wednesday while exercising at his home in Darien, the company said. He was 62. “It is with deep sorrow and a heavy he...

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