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The Rev. Nicholas Calabro, 73, Greenwich Native

The Rev. Nicholas Calabro, 73, Greenwich Native

GREENWICH, Conn. -- The Rev. Nicholas J. Calabro,  former pastor of the St. Roch's Church in Greenwich, died Aug. 24 at the age of 73. 

A native of Greenwich, he was born Oct. 30, 1941, to Nicolas Sr. and Helena (nee Pugliese) Calabro.

Calabro studied at St. Thomas Seminary College and St. Mary's Seminary, both in Baltimore. There he received a Masters of Divinity degree.

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Magalie Dormevil, 48, Longtime Norwalk Resident

NORWALK, Conn. -- Magalie Dormevil, 48, died Sunday, Aug. 23, in Orlando, Fla., after an 11-year battle with an adenoid cystic carcinoma in the head. After settling in Norwalk in 1991, Dormevil began working as a certified nursing aid...

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Joan Ziac Pankosky, 76, Greenwich Resident

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Joan Ziac Pankosky, 76, of Greenwich died Aug. 15 of heart failure. She was born September 27, 1938 in Greenwich and was the daughter of the late John and Catherine Coughlin Ziac. Following her graduation from Greenw...

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Dr. Johanna Ruzzier Haig, 88, Greenwich Resident

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Dr. Johanna Ruzzier Haig of Greenwich passed on Aug. 14. She valued faith and family above all else, and always took great care to help her children and grandchildren. Born on December 11, 1926, the daughter of Frede...

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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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Jerome Kohlberg, Billionaire Area Businessman, Philanthropist, Dies

Jerome Kohlberg, Billionaire Area Businessman, Philanthropist, Dies

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a highly successful businessman and financier who was born in New Rochelle, lived in Yorktown and worked in Mount Kisco, died on Thursday 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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Grace M. Rich, 98, Lifelong Greenwich Resident

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Grace M. Rich, 98, passed away peacefully July 27, 2015. She was born Oct. 18, 1916, to Rocco and Marie Christensen Rich in Greenwich. She was a lifelong Greenwich resident and graduated from Greenwich High School. ...

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Sidney Singer, 81, Longtime Greenwich and Stamford Resident

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Sidney Singer, 81, a longtime Greenwich and Stamford resident passed peacefully at his home with his devoted wife and darling daughters by his side,  Tuesday, July 28. Singer was born in Toronto, Canada, the son of th...

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Mark A. Covello, 57, Of Greenwich

GREENWICH, Conn. – Mark A. Covello, 57, died Sunday, July 12 in Norwalk Hospital. He was born Jan. 18, 1958, to the late Frank and Marian Pike Covello. He was an avid drummer and enjoyed fishing. He also was a small engine mechanic, and...

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Nancy Whitten, 87, Former Rye Resident Who Taught In Greenwich

Nancy Whitten, 87, Former Rye Resident Who Taught In Greenwich

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y./FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Nancy (Freck) Whitten, 87, of South Hadley, Mass. died July 13, with her family at her side after a brief illness. Born in Perrysburg,...

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Josephine Carlucci Fantin, 77, Of Greenwich

Josephine Carlucci Fantin, 77, Of Greenwich

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Josephine Carlucci Fantin, of Greenwich, died July 13, 2015 at the age of 77, after a battle with cancer. Born Feb. 2, 1938, in Greenwich, to Leonard Carlucci and Min...

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Marie Kolok, 95, Port Chester Native

Marie Kolok, 95, Port Chester Native

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Marie Donatella Kolok (Rocco), 95, a resident of Sakonnet Bay Manor in Tiverton, Rhode Island, died Thursday, July 2. Kolok, a graduate of Port Chester High School, ...

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