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Obituaries

News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Obit: Barbara Mary Kennett, 84, of Oxford a Senior Citizen Center Member

Obit: Barbara Mary Kennett, 84, of Oxford a Senior Citizen Center Member

Barbara was a 42-year Oxford resident.
Obit: Joan James, 90, of Oxford

Obit: Joan James, 90, of Oxford

She worked for the Merchant Navy in Great Britain
Funeral, Calling Hours Scheduled for Lori Gellatly, 32

Funeral, Calling Hours Scheduled for Lori Gellatly, 32

Calling hours set for Thursday evening at Seymour Congregational Church.
Lifelong Oxford Resident Rosemarie Greco Passes at 102

Lifelong Oxford Resident Rosemarie Greco Passes at 102

Oxford native watched the town and region changed over the course of a century.
Pete Seeger, Legendary Folk Singer, Dies at 94

Pete Seeger, Legendary Folk Singer, Dies at 94

His 70-year music career dates back to his days as a student at Avon Old Farms in Connecticut.
Obituary: William Schmitt, of Oxford

Obituary: William Schmitt, of Oxford

He used his expertise in computer technology to help support his children's scouting programs.
Obituary: Alma Piper, 82, Longtime Oxford Resident

Obituary: Alma Piper, 82, Longtime Oxford Resident

Services will take place on Thursday, Jan. 9.
Obituary: Barbara Yuravich, 93

Obituary: Barbara Yuravich, 93

Her funeral is Tuesday, Jan. 7.
Peter Mezger, Longtime Oxford Resident, Dies at 72

Peter Mezger, Longtime Oxford Resident, Dies at 72

A machinist by trade and a Ham Radio Operator by hobby, he was an avid reader who loved spending time with his family and anything to do with planes.
Robert Smith, World War II Veteran and Pilot

Robert Smith, World War II Veteran and Pilot

The Woodbury resident was a past president of a flying club based out of Oxford Airport.
Carol Taylor Young, 57

Carol Taylor Young, 57

Obituary: Loretta Sharpe, 73, of Oxford

Obituary: Loretta Sharpe, 73, of Oxford

Mrs. Sharpe was a volunteer at the Seymour-Oxford Food Bank.
Obituary: Rebecca Karlak, 25, of Seymour

Obituary: Rebecca Karlak, 25, of Seymour

Rebecca gave selflessly to others.
Obituary: Thomas L. Breving, 78, of Oxford

Obituary: Thomas L. Breving, 78, of Oxford

Tom’s life was a life devoted to family, faith, and service to his church and others.