Marcellus Alexander Edwards, Jr.
Marcellus Alexander Edwards, Jr., 68 of Hamden went home to be with his Lord suddenly on Wednesday, October 19, 2011. He was a loving husband, and loved his family.
Marcellus was born in Roanoke, VA on December 25, 1942, a son of the late Marcellus A. and Thelma Lee Edwards, Sr. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Edna Phillips Edwards of Hamden, two sons, Marcellus A. Edwards, III of North Haven and Marcus Edwards of Atlanta, GA, his daughter-in-law Patrice Edwards of North Haven, three step-children, Anthony Lewis, and Tracy and Sharon Lyons of Hamden, two grandchildern, Marcellus A. Edwards, IV and Morgan Edwards of North Haven, and two sisters, Sharon L. Edwards of West Haven, and Carolyn Justus-Flood and her husband William Flood of New Haven. He also leaves behind a host of step-grandchildren, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A celebration of Marcellus' life will take place on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at Pitts Chapel, U.F.W.B.C, 64 Brewster St., New Haven. Burial will follow in Cenerville Cemetery, Hamden.
Courtesy Washington Memorial Funeral Home
Lillian Moriarty Pyne
Lillian Moriarty Pyne, 85, of East Haven passed away October 15, 2011 in the Hospital of St. Raphael.
Wife of the late Michael T. Pyne. Mother of Michael F. (Marilyn) Pyne of North Haven, Kathleen Pyne of Northford and James Pyne of East Haven. Grandmother of Caitlin Pyne. Daughter of the late Michael and Catherine Russell Moriarty. Sister of Kathleen McKeon of W. Springfield, MA and the late Mary Hogan and Thomas Moriarty.
Prior to her retirement Lillian worked for Turbine Components for 17 years.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Our Lady of Pompeii Church, 355 Foxon Rd., East Haven, CT 06513.
Courtesy PORTO FUNERAL HOME