jenkins king
"We honor and support
our Veterans"


"Handicap Accessible"


Memberships


"National Funeral Directors Association"


"Connecticut Funeral Directors Association"

Pearl Stanley

Pearl Stanley, age 74, wife of the late Frank Stanley Jr. and resident of Ansonia, died August 14. She was born Aug. 29, 1939 in Quincy Florida, daughter of the late William & Gertrude Harrison Fain. She worked as a dispatcher for Sikorsky Aircraft and was a member of The Clinton A.M.E. Zion Church in Ansonia. She leaves to cherish her memory her son Brad Stanley of Ansonia, 4 step daughters, Sharyn Grant of New Haven, Gayle Stanley of Woodbridge, Lori Wade of Willimantic, CT & Joanne Stanley of Clear Water, Fl., brother Kirkland Fain of Hartford & sister Dorothy Kennedy of Hamden, brothers-in-law Leo & Walter Stanley and several nieces & nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by 2 brothers, Tommy Lee Fain & Sigbe Lewis. A Memorial service and celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, August 21st 10:00 a.m. at Clinton A.M.E. Zion Church in Ansonia. Burial will be private. The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, is entrusted with arrangements. (www.jenkinskingfh.com)

read more. . .

Donald Thomas Smith

Donald Thomas Smith 102 years old, died on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Apple Rehabilitation, Cocomo, in Meriden. He was the husband of the late Alice Larke Smith of Derby. He was born in Naugatuck on November 12, 1911 to Thomas James Smith and Mary Ann Condon Smith. He was formerly a resident of Derby and Ansonia , and resided in Wallingford since 1987. He was a graduate of Ansonia High School, Class of 1929, and New Haven College. He last worked as an accountant for the B. F. Goodrich Company in Shelton. He was a skilled sharpshooter and served with the srh and 13rh Army Air Corps in the Philippines and New Guinea during World War II and is a veteran of the Battles of Lingayen Bay and Luzon. At age 101, Donald was recognized as the oldest living srh Army Air Corps veteran. He was an avid reader with interests in declassified documents relating to the Pacific Campaign of World War II as well as the Irish diaspora of the 19th century . For the past three years, he had been working on his family genealogy and traced the Smith, Condon, Fitzgerald , Reilly , O' Neil , and Murphy ancestors back to the late 18th century. He was most proud of the fact that his lifetime and that of his great grandmother, Mary O'Neil Smith (1820- 1911) spanned the lifetimes of every American President except George Washington. Two sons and their wives survive him: Thomas and Mary Smith of Wallingford, and William and Joanne Smith of Canandaigua , New York. He also leaves four grandchildren: Eileen Marini (Jeffrey) and William (Christine) of Connecticut, and Scott and Will of New York. He also leaves several nieces and nephews. His sister Doris Smith Carle, and brother Norman P. Smith recently predeceased him. Friends and family may call at the Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home , 12 Franklin Street, Ansonia (www.jenkinskingfh.com) from 2:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 27. Please, no young children at the calling hours. The family will meet at the funeral home at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, with the funeral leaving for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 a.m. at St Mary Church in Derby. Burial will follow at Mt. St. Peter Cemetery in Derby. Memorial donations may be made to REGAP, 15 Fairwood Road, Bethany, CT.

read more. . .

Albert J. Satkowski Jr.

~Albert J. Satkowski, Jr., age 52, husband of Maura (McEvoy) Satkowski and resident of Oxford, entered into eternal rest June 22. He was born Jan. 26, 1962 in Derby, son of the late Albert & Mary Uhelsky Satkowski Sr. He graduated from Seymour High School in 1979 and attended Sacred Heart University, where he was selected as a recipient of the National Honor Society. He worked as the Lead Man in the Overhaul& Repair (O&R) Dept. of Sikorsky Aircraft in Shelton, and was part of the elite Presidential Helicopter Squadron (HMX) for over 33 years . He also worked at the former Johnnie’s Service Station in Derby. He proudly served as a supernumerary police officer for the City of Derby for 20 years, and was a member of the police union, Local AFSCME #1376. He was a member of Teamsters Union Local 1150. Albert was a parishioner of St. Michael’s Church in Derby and a member of the Derby Lodge of Elks #571. In addition to his wife, he leaves to cherish his memory his daughter Erin Mary Satkowski and son Albert John Satkowski III, both of Oxford, 2 sisters Mary Ann Satkowski & Patricia Bruce (Randy) both of Seymour, 3 brothers Matthew J. Satkowski (Katie) of Southbury, Peter J. Satkowski (Dana) of Beacon Falls & Paul J. Satkowski (Sandie) of Seymour, Mother-in-law Rita McEvoy of Derby, sister-in-law Amy Cobaugh (David) of Derby and several nieces, nephews, 1 great niece & 1 great nephew. Albert was predeceased by his father-in-law James D. McEvoy, and great nephew Isaiah Bruce. Friends may call on Thursday 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at The Jenkins King& Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, CT. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 10:00 a.m., with friends asked to go directly to St. Michael’s Church in Derby. Burial will follow in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Derby. Friends who wish may make donations to the Albert J. Satkowski, Jr. Children’s Educational Fund through the funeral home.

read more. . .

Lillian Mae Thomas Stafford

Lillian Mae Thomas Stafford, age 91, of Ansonia entered into eternal rest peacefully at home May 17.She was the beloved wife of the late Alfornia Stafford. She was born in Darlington, S.C. on Sept. 6, 1922 daughter of the late Tollie & Rena Thomas. She was a devoted mother and grandmother, and enjoyed being with family, traveling church functions and music. She was a member for 30 years to The Grace Communion International Church in Stratford. She is survived by a brother Edward Thomas of Ansonia, 2 granddaughters Sonia Boyd (Germaine) of Ansonia & Shelly Stafford of New Haven, daughter in law Marlene Butler of Ansonia, one grandson, Dana Stafford of California 8 grand & 6 great grandchildren & numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by a Son Kenneth Stafford, 4 brothers & 1 sister. Friends may call on Thursday, May 22 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St Ansonia, CT. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) Prayer services will begin at 6:00 p.m. The family would like to thank Mary Jo, Kelly & Robin of Seasons Hospice for all the love & support.

read more. . .

Anthony V. Sicsico

Anthony V. Sicsico, a 45 year old resident of Ansonia passed away at home May 7. He was born Jan. 6, 1969 in Bridgeport, CT, son of Lois Wildman of Ansonia and the late Anthony V. Sicsico Sr. In addition to his devoted mother Lois, he leaves to cherish his memory his loving brother Robert, sister-in-law Donna, and their children of Bridgeport, and his dear aunts & uncles Shirley & Jack Tecci, Robert & Mel Baden & their families. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his maternal & paternal grandparents. Friends may call on Monday, May 12 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at The First Baptist Church, 235 Prindle Ave. Ansonia. Memorial services will immediately follow. Donations in his memory may be made to The Smilow Cancer Center @ YNHH or The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation through the funeral home. The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, is entrusted with arrangements. (www.jenkinskingfh.com)

read more. . .

Virginia Rose Spinelli

Virginia Rose Spinelli, age 97, wife of the late Michael J. Spinelli and lifelong Ansonia resident, entered into eternal rest April 3 at Bishop Wicke Health Center in Shelton. She was born on Christmas Day in 1916 to the late Louis & Philomenia “Fannie” Ezzo Eletto and was a parishioner of Holy Rosary Church in Ansonia. She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter Ann (John) McCall of Ansonia, 2 sons, Carl (Jeanette) Spinelli of Laurel, Delaware & Michael Spinelli of Ansonia, sister Babe LaPaglia of Ansonia and 9 grandchildren & 13 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by 1 brother & 4 sisters. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 8 at 10:00a.m. at Holy Rosary Church in Ansonia. Family and friends will gather at 9:00 a.m. at The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, before the funeral leaves for church. Burial will follow in Mt. St. Peter Cemetery in Derby. Friends may call Monday evening at the funeral home 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The family would like to thank all the staff at Bishop Wicke Health Center, of 580 Long Hill Avenue, Shelton, CT., for the loving care given to Virginia. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be given to Bishop Wicke Recreation Dept.

read more. . .

Edith Pitt Stahl

Edith Pitt Stahl passed away peacefully February 21,2014, surrounded by family and friends. Born in Ansonia Connecticut, January 5, 1917, daughter of Thomas and Viola Pitt, predeceased by her husband Arthur L Stahl, son Alan T Stahl, and Grandson Nathaniel Stahl brother Thomas Pitt and sisters Marjorie Sleeves and Hilda Iles,. She leaves her son Craig A Stahl, his wife Elizabeth, Grandsons Joshua I Stahl, Christian A Stahl and, granddaughter Carrie Foster, her husband John and great grandsons, Cage and Ashur Foster. Step Grandchildren, Jennifer Snow and Brendan Snow. Former daughter-in-laws Gretchen C Stahl and Cheri L Stahl. Edith graduated from Ansonia High School, Class of 1934, Arcadia University formally Beaver College, Class of 1938. She was the dietitian at Griffin Hospital during and after WWII and office manager for Stahls' Automobile dealership in Derby for until retirement. Devoted member of the Orange Congregational Church since 1955 when she moved to Orange from Ansonia with her family. Edith was a proud lifelong member of the Order of Odd Fellows and Rebecca Lodges. A memorial service to be held at the Orange Congregational Church on Saturday March 1, 2014 at 11:OOAM. There will be no calling hours; burial will be private at the convenience of the family. The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, is entrusted with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, her family requests that charitable donations can be made through the Funeral Director, in Edith's name to the Orange Congregational Church Endowment Fund, Griffin Hospital Development Fund or the Veterans Organization of your choice.

read more. . .

Roosevelt Smith

Roosevelt Smith, a 70 year old Ansonia resident and husband of Martha Smith, passed away Jan. 18, 2014. He was born April 26, 1943 in Darlington, S.C., and worked as a machine operator for Latex Foam Co. In addition to Martha, he leaves his daughter Sabrina Smith of Ansonia, 2 sons, Roosevelt Smith Jr. of Ansonia & Clayton Benjamin of New Haven, his sister Mary Thompson of Anderson, S.C. and 1 grandson & 1 granddaughter. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, Jan. 24 at 11:00 a.m. from The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) Burial will be private. Friends may call on Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. before the service. Donations may be made to The American Cancer Society.

read more. . .

Vera Sokolowski

Vera Sokolowski , an 88 year old Derby resident formerly of Ansonia and wife of the late Eugene Sokolowski, entered into eternal rest, at home surrounded by her loving family on September 13. She was born on August 31, 1925 in Ansonia. She was the daughter of the late Timpko Chirkot and Effie Horbal Chirkot. She was a graduate of Ansonia High School, Class of 1943 and Bellevue Hospital School of Nursing in N.Y with a diploma from NYU, class of 1946. She worked as a Registered Nurse for Griffin Hospital in Derby as well as serving as assistant director of nurses at Hewitt Health Center in Shelton. Vera retired in 1984 to care for her grandchildren. She was a parishioner of St. Joseph's Church in Ansonia and was a former member of St. Peter & St. Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church in Ansonia. She is survived by her son, Robert Sokolowski of North Carolina and daughter, Mary Ellen lannucci (Bruce) of Derby, with whom she resided. She also leaves four grandchildren: Melissa(Dustin) Griffin of South Carolina, Mary Allison (Luis) Barrios of Derby, Scott (Caitlin) Iannucci of Ansonia, and Kristen Iannucci of Derby as well as six great grandchildren. She also leaves several nieces and nephews. Vera loved spending time with her family, the joy of her life. The family would also like to thank her aide Yocasta for her care and compassion, enabling Vera to remain at home during her long illness. She was predeceased by two sisters, Marie Balco and Louise Mica as well as a nephew, Ronald Mica. Friends may call on Monday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Joseph's Church in Ansonia. Burial will follow in St. Peter & St. Paul Cemetery in Derby. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to St. Joseph's Church in Ansonia.

read more. . .

Douglas Stowell Jr.

Douglas Stowell Jr., a 44 year old Oxford resident ,passed away surrounded by his family after a short illness May 24. He was born April 15, 1969 in Bridgeport, son of the Douglas Stowell Sr. & Judith Barlow of Oxford. He graduated from Central High School in Bridgeport and worked as a landscaper for Park City Cemetery. He loved Harley Davidsons, fishing, going to the casino and following The N.Y. Yankees & Giants. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his sister April Stowell. In addition to his mother Judith, he is survived by his brother Leonard Stowell of Bridgeport, his sister Elizabeth Seno & her fiancé Anton Ciotta of North Haven, his step brother William Barlow of Waterbury, step sister Larissa Nichols of Oxford, very special friend Karen Lafarier & nieces Katie Stowell, Tiffany Gibson & Shea Nichols & nephews, Edward Gibson, Leonard Stowell Jr. & Loudon Nichols. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday May 29th at 11:00 a.m. from The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, CT. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Trumbull. Friends may call on Tuesday, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

read more. . .

  < Previous  123  Next >