Obituaries for March 29


The following obituaries were received for the March 29 Bristol Observer. For more details, see the print version of the March 29 newspaper or check out our e-edition, which goes live on Friday, March 29.

Marvin A. Levine,
retired from Pratt & Whitney
Marvin A. Levine, 79, of Bristol, died Monday, March 18 at Bristol Hospital. He was the husband of the late Judith (Segal) Levine.

Pauline Pomianowski Powers,
occupational therapist
Pauline Pomianowski Powers, 92, died Sunday, March 17, in Livingston, Mont.
Andrew L. Lyga,
retired from Superior Electric
Andrew L. Lyga, 88, of Terryville, husband of Olga (Pastyrnak) Lyga died Wednesday, March 20 at Cook Willow Convalescent Home, Plymouth.
Judith Abrams,  retired from Crystal Lab
Judith (D’Agostino) Abrams, 74, of Southington, died March 13 at Hartford Hospital.
Michael A. Virello,
World War II Naval veteran
Michael A. Virello, 88, of Bristol, widower of Dorothy (Kirschner) Virello, died on Wednesday, March 13 at Bristol Hospital.
Carl L. White,
grew up on Fall Mountain
Carl L. White, 51, of Thomaston, died on Sunday, March 17 at Charlotte-Hungerford Hospital.
Donna LeBlanc,
special education teacher in Bristol
Donna (Riley) LeBlanc, 67, of Bristol, widow of Joseph C. LeBlanc, died on Wednesday, March 20 at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford.
Warren E. Dion,
retired electrical engineer
Warren E. Dion, 93, of Bristol, husband of Lorraine (Sherwood) Dion, died Thursday, March 21 at Cook Willow Convalescent Home.
Mary Piotrowski,
life member of VFW Auxiliary
Mary (Gebrian) Piotrowski, 97, of Bristol and formerly of Forestville, died Wednesday, March 20 at The Pines. She was the widow of Edward Piotrowski.
Margaret Weeks,
member of St. Andrew Lutheran Church
Margaret Weeks of Bristol, died on Wednesday, March 20 at Countryside Manor.
Michelina ‘Dorothy’ Houle,
retired from Ingraham/ Bussman
Michelina “Dorothy” (Martinelli) Houle, 90, of Bristol, widow of Albert V. Houle, died on Tuesday, March 19 at her home.
Paul R. Picard, retired iron worker
Paul R. Picard, 84, of Bristol, widower of Laura (Bernier) Picard, died on Sunday, March 17 at Ingraham Manor.