Obituaries

Death notices for Darienites, immediate relatives and others of interest to town residents

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Gregory Siegner, 63; Geologist; Grew Up in Darien; in Retirement, He and His Wife Traveled the Country in an RV

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Gregory Baxter Siegner, 63, of Green Cove Springs, Florida and formerly of Mt. Airy, Maryland, passed away on May 11 at Acadia National Park, Maine. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Anthony Malizia, 82, Business Owner, ‘Could Build, Engineer or Fix Just About Anything’

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Anthony M. Malizia, beloved husband, father, and friend passed away peacefully on May 30 in Martin Memorial Hospital in Stuart, Florida. He was 82. His like will never be seen again. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Former Darien Selectman Charles Burwell’s Role in the D-Day Invasion

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Charles Burwell, a former Darien resident, teacher and selectman who passed away on Feb. 26, 2016 was a 26-year-old naval intelligence officer on June 4, 1944. His assignment: briefing Generals Dwight Eisenhower and Bernard L. Montgomery on exactly which day the weather would be calm enough for D-Day while the moon was still bright. (more…) Continue Reading →

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