Obituary: Daniel Melillo

Daniel Joseph Melillo, Jr. passed into the next life on April 28, 2020 at Danbury Hospital from natural causes. Daniel was born on Feb. 15, 1927 at Norwalk, CT to Daniel Joseph Melillo, Sr., son of Antonio Milillo and Maria Cristina Cianci, immigrants from Castelgrande, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy, and Gladys Arlene Finch, daughter of William Sylvester Finch of Stamford, CT and Jennie Florence Thayer, daughter of Hiram Stetson Thayer and Elizabeth Mathews of Braintree, Mass. read more...

Victor R. Coudert, III, 60, Passed Away on July 4

Victor R. Coudert, III, cherished husband of Jeanne Comeau Coudert, passed away suddenly of heart complications on July 4 in Jupiter, Florida at the age of 60. He also leaves behind his two beloved children, his daughter, Alexis (Lexi) C. and his son, Charles F. He was immensely proud of their accomplishments.
Victor was a larger than life figure who made and kept friends wherever he traveled throughout his life. Born in Stamford, CT and raised in Greenwich, Victor was the son of Virginia Beach Coudert and the late Victor R. Coudert, Jr. He attended St. Marys School, Brunswick and Greenwich High School, where he was a member of the ski team. He went on to graduate from Sacred Heart University.
An avid skier, sailor and golfer, the Couderts spent over twenty summers in Edgartown, Massachusetts. The Vineyard was Victor’s favorite place and he was a long-time member of the Chappaquiddick Beach Club, The Edgartown Yacht Club and The Reading Room. He loved
nothing more than getting out on the water for Saturday
afternoon racing.
Victor also leaves behind his six siblings and their spouses,
Anne Schreckinger (Peter), Margot Wolfe (Sam), Cathy Coudert, Matthew Coudert (Hobby), Paul Coudert (Marnie) and Lucy Conrod (Doug), an uncle, Rene Coudert and an aunt, Jeannette Crane. He also leaves behind his mother-in-law, Mrs. Robert Comeau, sister-in-law Linda Comeau Taben (Peter), brother in-law Bobby Comeau (Sherry) in addition to many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A celebration of his life will take place on July 19th, 2019 in Greenwich, Connecticut. Victor was a colorful man and to honor his spirit the family requests no black please.

Obituary: Florence Orlando

Jan. 4, 1936 – Jan. 29, 2019
Florence Marie Dowd Orlando (Flo) of Greenwich, CT passed away peacefully on Jan. 29, 2019 at Greenwich Hospital. She was 83. Flo leaves behind her adoring husband of 62 years, Lou, her loving son Lou, III and wife Betsy of Rye, N.H., grandchildren Matt, Jason and Jennifer, brother James Dowd and wife Connie of Stuart, Fla., brother-in-law Dick Holman and wife Helen of Easton, Mass. and several nieces and nephews: Debbie Holman, Joan (Holman) Soloman, Amy (Holman) Ryan, Kathy (Dowd) Macia, Tim Dowd, Chris Dowd, Jim Dowd, Jr., Mary Beth (Dowd) Morgan, and Patrick Dowd. She was predeceased by her mother Florence Dowd and sister Patricia Holman. read more...