Obituary: Roland Milmore, who grew up in Weston, dies while on vacation in Florida

Roland Bourne Milmore of Vernon Hills, Ill., a former Weston resident, died suddenly on the evening of April 13 while vacationing in Florida. The death was reported Friday afternoon by his sister Susan Milmore Grimshaw. Born Dec. 2,1959, he was the son of the late Thomas and Eleanor (Bourne) Milmore and grew up in Weston, where he graduated with the class of 1977. He attended Southern and Central Connecticut State Colleges and he was employed in the hospitality business as a banquet manager. Married three times, he is survived by his wife, Melissa Matthews and daughter Morgan Milmore, both of … Read more

OBITUARY: William Joseph Hollis, Jr., 87

Mr. William Joseph Hollis, Jr., 87,¬† formerly of Weston, Ct., died peacefully on April 10, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va., while surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Sept 2, 1926, in Louisville, Ky. His parents were William Joseph Hollis, Sr., and Irene (Ritter) Hollis. Bill graduated from the University of Louisville with a degree in Civil Engineering in 1947, and received¬† a Masters of Science from Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1953. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He began his career at Pittsburg Plate Glass Company, and the family later moved to … Read more

OBITUARY: Irving Lee Cannon, 81

Irving Lee Cannon of Weston, CT, age 81, died at home on March 21st, 2014, surrounded by family. He was the son of the late Helen and Paul Cannon of Lakehurst, NJ and was predeceased by his sister Barbara Cannon Rolstad of Naples, FL. Irv graduated from the University of Michigan in 1955 with a degree in Business Administration and was an avid Wolverine fan thereafter. At Michigan, he was a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity where he developed lifelong friendships. Upon graduation, he was commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Air Force through the ROTC program … Read more

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