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Robert J. Bartkus – 1949 – 2020 – raced at Dover Drag Strip and local tracks

Posted by on Jun 27, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Robert J. Bartkus – 1949 – 2020 – raced at Dover Drag Strip and local tracks

Robert J. Bartkus, 70, of Watertown, passed away unexpectedly from complications during heart surgery on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Marilyn (Simmons) Bartkus.

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William W. “Bill” Black – 1934 – 2020 – Car Cruiser, Worked on Race Cars

Posted by on Jun 24, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

William W. “Bill” Black – 1934 – 2020 – Car Cruiser, Worked on Race Cars

WATERTOWN — William W. “Bill” Black Sr., 85, of Watertown, passed away peacefully at Waterbury Hospital on June 22, 2020, with his daughter Doreen, and niece Nancy Geary, by his side. He was married to the late Catherine Black for 46 years.

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Lorraine Chapin – 1966 – 2020 – niece of Carol Carey

Posted by on Jun 19, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Lorraine Chapin – 1966 – 2020 – niece of Carol Carey

OAKVILLE — On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, Lorraine Carol Chapin, 53, of Oakville, loving daughter, niece and cousin, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by loved ones.

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Joanne Mucci – 1933 – 2020 – mother of Larry Mucci

Posted by on Jun 1, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Joanne Mucci  – 1933 – 2020 – mother of Larry Mucci

CHESHIRE – Joanne Mucci, 87, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at the Cheshire Regional Rehab Center in Cheshire. She was the beloved wife of the late Rudolph C. Mucci.

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Car Cruising and the COVID-19 Virus – April 17, 2020 Update

Posted by on Apr 17, 2020 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Car Cruising and the COVID-19 Virus – April 17, 2020 Update

The Brass City Cruisers would like to pass along an update regarding the status of our cruising season in light of the COVID-19 virus.

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Gene Austin – 1939 – 2020 – Sycamore Drive-In Owner & Cruiser

Posted by on Apr 3, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Gene Austin – 1939 – 2020 – Sycamore Drive-In Owner & Cruiser

Gene Austin was born in Danbury, CT on September 4, 1939, a son of Herbert (Ted) and Josephine (Jurinski) Austin.

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Lois J. Longo – 1950 – 2020 – sister of Claire Dileo & car cruiser

Posted by on Apr 1, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Lois J. Longo – 1950 – 2020 – sister of Claire Dileo & car cruiser

WATERBURY – Lois J. Longo, age 69 of Waterbury, passed away unexpectedly at Saint Mary’s Hospital on Monday, March 30, 2020 due to complications of COVID-19 virus.

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Dianne M. Caliola – 1951 – 2020 – local area car cruiser

Posted by on Feb 2, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Dianne M. Caliola – 1951 – 2020 – local area car cruiser

MELBOURNE, Fla. – Dianne Marie Bouchard Caliola, 68, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in Melbourne, FL.

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JoAnn A. Atwood – 1966 – 2020 – wife of Steve Atwood of Oakville VFW

Posted by on Feb 1, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

JoAnn A. Atwood – 1966 – 2020 – wife of Steve Atwood of Oakville VFW

OAKVILLE – Mrs. JoAnn A. (Laganga) Atwood, 53, of Oakville, passed away, Thursday, January 30, 2020, at Waterbury Hospital.

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Roger D. Farina – 1938 – 2020 – cruised with classic 1951 Mercury & 1933 Chevrolet

Posted by on Jan 28, 2020 in News, Obituaries | 0 comments

Roger D. Farina – 1938 – 2020 – cruised with classic 1951 Mercury & 1933 Chevrolet

NAUGATUCK – Roger D. Farina, 81, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at Waterbury Hospital.

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