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Waterbury Republican-American Classic Car Feature

Pay close attention to the Waterbury Republican-American on Saturdays and you may see some familiar looking vehicles.

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Ricky Kennedy – 1967 – 2017 – son of Norm Kennedy

WALKER, La. – Ricky Kennedy passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, January 4, 2017 in Walker, La. He was 49 years old, having been born on Independence Day, 1967, in Waterbury, Connecticut.

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David R. Catalani – 1957 – 2016 – owner of two classic cars

WATERBURY – Mr. David R. Catalani, age 59, passed away after a long illness on Dec. 24, 2016 at his home. He was the longtime companion of Ann Carlozzi.

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William J. Warner – 1964 – 2016 – owner of 1966 Ford Mutsang

MIDDLEBURY – William J. Warner, 52, the husband of Stefanie (Capozziello) Warner, and father of William Travis Warner, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 at Saint Mary’s Hospital

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Fortune Atchison – 1944 – 2016 – sister of Rocco Neri

CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Mrs. Fortune “Booby” (Neri) Atchison, age 72, formerly of Waterbury, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 in Cape Coral, Fla., where she had resided for more than 10 years.

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Raymond J. Kasidas Sr. – 1937 – 2016 – Avid Car Enthusiast

Mr. Raymond J. Kasidas Sr., 79, of Watertown, passed away peacefully Tuesday November 29, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Marlene C. (Charette) Kasidas who passed away April 7, 2016

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Ronald Kostka – 1949 – 2016 – restored vintage cars

WATERBURY – Ronald Henry Kostka, age 67 of Oxford, passed away peacefully in Waterbury Gardens (Waterbury) after a long illness.

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Thomas M. Cavaliere Sr. – 1927 – 2016 – father of Michael Cavaliere

Thomas M. Cavaliere Sr. 89, a lifelong resident of West Haven beloved husband of 63 years to Alice Pregman Cavaliere passed away quietly after a long courageous fight with Amyloidosis of the heart on November 18, 2016 in the West Haven V.A. Hospital.

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David J. Millican Sr. – 1952 – 2016 – owner of 1967 Camaro

David J. Millican Sr., 64, beloved honey of 43 years to Sue Simoneau Millican, peacefully entered into eternal rest on Friday morning, November 11, 2016, at Yale-New Haven Hospital, with his family by his side.

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Margaret Ross – 1928 – 2016 – mother of Frank “Junior” Ross

TORRINGTON – Margaret Ross, 88, of Torrington, CT, passed away Saturday, October 29th, 2016, at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

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William R. Leonard – 1932 – 2016 – member of the Connecticut American Motors Association (CAMO)

William R. Leonard, 84, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2016, in the arms of his loving wife and surrounded by his children and grandchildren.

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Congratulations to Janice Mulhall – #1 Wendy’s Franchise in North America!!!

The Brass City Cruisers and Friends would like to congratulate Janice Mulhall, owner of several Wendy’s restaurants in the state (including our cruise spot at the Colonial Plaza). Janice won the highest Wendy’s Award – #1 Franchise in North America. Congratulations to Janice and her entire team on a job well...

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