Tag: Plainville Funeral Home

Obituary: Gene A. Tracy, 84

Gene A. Tracy, 84, of Plainville passed away on July 10, 2019.  He joins his late family: his wife Rosalie, son Gary and daughter Nancy (Tracy) Folsom. Gene is survived by his sister Sylvia, his four grandchildren Hillary, Lilah, Shelby…

Obituary: Celestina (Bianchi) Martin, 84

Celestina (Bianchi) Martin, 84 of Plainville, passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain.  She is now reunited with her husband, James Martin who predeceased her in 1960. Born in New Britain on…

Obituary: Jean (Ohrnstedt) Woolverton, 91

Jean (Ohrnstedt) Woolverton, 91, of Plainville, wife of Gene F. Woolverton for more than 63 years, passed away peacefully at her home with her family by her side on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Born in New Britain on December 5,…

Obituary: Amanda L. Adorno, 28

Amanda L. Adorno, 28, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Saturday June 15, 2019, with her family and friends by her side at the Hospital for Special Care. The daughter of Rosa Flores, Amanda was in the care of…

Obituary: Verna M. (Thibodeau) Paradis, 81

Verna M. (Thibodeau) Paradis, daughter of the late Adolph and Modeste (Martin) Thibodeau passed away Sunday June 2, 2019 at the UConn Health, John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington surrounded by her loving family. Verna was born March 19, 1938 in…

Obituary: Andrew (Andy) A. “Skev” Soltis, 90

Andrew (Andy) A. “Skev” Soltis passed away peacefully on May 31, 2019 at the age of 90 with his family by his side. Andy was born in New Britain on August 7, 1928 to Anna (Svitana) and John Soltis. He…

Obituary: William John Tata, 76

William John Tata, 76, of Plainville, passed away with his family by his side on Thursday, May 23, 2019. Born in Waterbury on December 26, 1942, he was one of four children to the late Eugene and Edna (Pomeroy) Tata. …

Obituary: Maria Dolores (Vazquez) Forcella, 82

Maria Dolores (Vazquez) Forcella, 82, formerly of Plainville, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Livewell in Plantsville.  She is now reunited with her beloved husband of 45 years, Ermanno, who predeceased her in 2003. Born in Puerto Rico…

Chamber celebrates local businesses at annual meeting

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Plainville Chamber of Commerce celebrated several businesses and individuals at their 111th annual awards dinner and annual meeting on April 23. “Working and supporting the business community in Plainville, as well as honoring the…

Obituary: Robert Arthur Yawin Sr., 88

Robert Arthur Yawin Sr., 88, of Plainville, passed away at 10:50 p.m. Sunday, April 21 at Bristol Hospital, Bristol, Connecticut, surrounded by loving family. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Helen (Ferrarese) Yawin, 8 children, 19 grandchildren,…