Bereavements

Milton Hudson Spath
Retired member Milton Hudson Spath passed away recently.

As more information becomes available it will be posted here.

Ryan Rafferty
Member Ryan Rafferty passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017.

Visiting hours will be Thursday morning from 9:00-10:30 AM in the Iovanne Funeral Home, 11 Wooster Place, New Haven, CT 06511. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Mary Church, 731 Main Street, Branford, CT 06405 at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Center Cemetery, Branford.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Ryan’s family at this most difficult time.

Clyde Monts
Member Clyde Monts recently passed away.

A memorial service honoring his life will be held ton Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8 AM the Phillips Metropolitian CME Church. Funeral to follow at 9 AM.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this most difficult time.

Sandra Winchester
On Friday, April 22, 2016, member Raymond Winchester’s wife, Sandra, passed away.

A memorial service honoring Sandra’s life will be held this summer – additional details will be posted here when available.

In the meantime, our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

David McQuillian
On Tuesday, March 15, 2016, member David McQuillian passed away.

Unfortunately, no arrangements have been made, nor any any other details available.

Harry McFadyen Sr.
On Monday, November 23, 2015, retired member Harry McFadyen Sr. passed away.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 12 noon at the S.R. Avery Funeral Home, 3A Bank St., Hope Valley, RI 02832. A calling hour will precede the service, starting at 11 AM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Harry’s honor to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Charles Lathrop
On Wednesday, October 21, 2015, retired member Charles Lathrop passed away.

His family will receive friends on Sunday, Oct. 25th from 4-6 p.m. at the Mystic Funeral Home on Route 1 in Mystic.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, Oct. 26th at 10 AM, from the funeral home. Burial will follow with military honors at the Elm Grove Cemetery on Route 27 in Mystic

James William Pearce
On Sunday, September 30, 2015, James William Pearce – brother to Local 237 member Thomas Renfrow – passed away.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 7 PM at the New Comer Funeral Home, 343 New Kamer Road, Colonie, NY 12205.Calling hours will precede the service from 4 to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions in James’ name may be made to: Make-A-Wish Foundation, 3 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205.