Obituary: Victor V. Firman, 22

Victor V. Firman, beloved son of William and Georgia Firman, died suddenly on Sunday, Aug. 23. Victor, born Oct. 20, 1992, was a graduate of Weston High School and was completing his studies in clinical psychology at the University of Pittsburgh. While in high school, Victor spent his summers working at Peter’s Market in Weston and the Weston Department of Public Works. In college, Victor completed internships in youth addiction rehabilitation at various clinics and hospitals and more recently at the University of Pittsburgh’s Medical Center. Victor is survived by his parents, his sisters, Nikole and Rene Firman, and his … Read more

Obituary: JoAnne Cottrell Rueckert, 63

JoAnne Cottrell Rueckert, 63, formerly of Weston and Westport, died on July 2, surrounded by her family at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla. She is survived by her husband, Robert Rueckert, of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. She is also survived by her three sisters: Diane Cottrell Grant of Jacksonville, Fla; Laura Gail Link (and brother-in-law James Link) of Hilton Head, S.C. and Trumbull; and Alva Joyce Perkins of Jacksonville, Fla. JoAnne was an adored aunt to ten nieces and nephews and eighteen great nieces and great nephews. Born in Springfield, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Thomas … Read more

Obituary: Alyson Williams, graphic artist

Alyson Williams, formerly of Weston and later in Westport, died peacefully July 19th, after a yearlong battle with cancer. Born in Worcester, Mass., and raised in Weston, Conn., she chose to live near her family and friends in Blackrock, where she could garden and smell the salt air. She was the daughter of Cynthia Williams and the late Norman Williams, of Weston, and sister to Heather Williams of Westport, and Carrie Gilbertie of Stratford, and Brother in Laws Colin Walklet and Tom Gilbertie. She was the doting Aunt to Taylor Walklet, and Sarah and Grace Gilbertie. Alyson also leaves her … Read more

Obituary: Mildred Piazza, 97

Mildred Piazza, age 97 of Weston, the beloved wife of the late Dr. Louis R. Piazza, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, August 2, 2015. She was born in Passaic, NJ to the late Alfonse and Rosina Battiste. She was a generous, thoughtful, engaging and elegant woman who left a lasting impression. She led by example and by love and wanted the best for everyone. She is survived by her loving daughters, Patrice Kopas and her husband, Kenneth and Carina Silvestri and her husband, John all of Weston. She will also be missed by her beloved grandchildren, Christopher, Mark, … Read more

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