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Alton P. “Al” Oakes – 1926 – 2017 – member of the New England Hot Rod Hall of Fame

Alton P. Oakes, 91, of Bristol, beloved husband of Allison (Clark) Oakes, died on Wednesday (November 29, 2017) at Bristol Hospital.

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Jane B. Sturges – 1923 – 2017 – mother of John Sturges

WATERBURY – Jane B. Sturges, formerly of Rockledge Drive, Waterbury, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, surrounded by the love and comfort of her family, at RegalCare Center of Waterbury after an extended illness.

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Rose M. Gasparri – 1916 – 2017 – mother of Bob Gasparri

Rose M. (Calabro) Gasparri, of Waterbury, entered into the gates of heaven after 101 years of life on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Meridian Manor Health & Rehabilitation.

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Grace Louise Cookson – 1918 – 2017 – mother of Diane Gasparri

Grace Louise (Kittle) Cookson, 99, of Waterville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 surrounded by her loving family.

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Robert Lehman – 1946 – 2017 – owned 1932 Ford highboy roadster

Robert H. Lehman, “Bob,” beloved husband of Patricia Sullivan Lehman for 33 years, passed away peacefully at home on October 18, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.

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Anna M. Rotzal – 1920 – 2017 – mother of Hank Rotzal

Anna M. (Kulikowski) Rotzal, age 97, of Seymour, entered into peaceful rest on Monday, October 16, 2017 at Shady Knolls Health Care.

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Thank You from the Brass City Cruisers!

The Brass City Cruisers would like to thank everyone who came out today for our Annual Appreciation Picnic at the Wolcott VFW. Thank you to those who signed up for the games too! And a big thank you to everyone that helped to make this a great day!

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John “J.B.” W. Bunnell – 1940 – 2017 – radio icon, beloved father, and friend to many

Mr. John “J.B.” W. Bunnell, age 77, entered Doo Wop heaven on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by loving family and friends.

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Death of John “J.B.” Bunnell

The Brass City Cruisers are sad to announce the death of John “J.B.” Bunnell, as posted by his daughter on Facebook this morning. John most recently hosted the Solid Gold Rock and Roll Party on Sunday evenings on WATR.

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Arthur P. Hartmann – 1943 – 2017 – father of Jason Hartmann

WATERTOWN – Arthur Paul Hartmann, 73, of Mount Fair Drive, passed away Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

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Thank you from the Brass City Cruisers!

The Brass City Cruisers would like to thank those that made the Municipal Stadium car cruise a success today. We had about 225 cars and trucks overall and had a very good time. Thank you to everyone once again for coming down

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Richard E. Allman Jr. – 1942 – 2017 – member of several collector car clubs

NAUGATUCK – Richard E. Allman Jr., 75, also of Melbourne, Fla., died Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at Beacon Brook Health Center.

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