Places

  • Derby is also known as: New Haven County / Derby city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Ben Kopec (musician and composer), Tom Condon (american football player), Danielle Ferland (actor), and Michele Ragussis (chef).

History

The city has a Metro-North railroad station called Derby – Shelton. Derby was settled in 1642 as an Indian trading post under the name Paugasset. It was named after Derby, England in 1675. In the nineteenth century, both corsets and hoop skirts were manufactured in the city. Charlton Comics, a comic book publishing company that existed from 1944 to 1986, was based in town. The city has resurrected an "historic trough" – a century-old granite structure with lion-head spigots—as part of a gateway entrance plaza at the Division Street entrance to the Derby Greenway. The fountain was given to the City in 1906 by the National Humane Alliance and erected at the intersection of Seymour and Atwater Avenues. The water was first turned on on June 1, 1906. Years later it was moved to Founders Commons when traffic patterns made its original location a problem. It fell into disrepair and was not used as a fountain while on Founders Commons. When the Derby Greenway was built, the fountain was moved...

The official website for the city of Derby is http://www.lnvalley.org/derby/.

There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Derby, Connecticut.

Derby Obituaries

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 29th, 2015 that Henry P "Hank" Petroski passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Petroski was 76 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Henry P "Hank"'s life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on September 20th, 2015 that Milton Charles Cochran perished in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Cochran was 68 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Milton Charles's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on August 24th, 2015 that Timothy F Jr McQueeney perished in Venice, Florida.  McQueeney was 71 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Timothy F Jr's life.

It was reported on January 28th, 2015 that Anne Bodnar (Guzzardi) passed on in Derby, Connecticut.  Ms. Bodnar was 90 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Anne's life.

It was noted by New Bern Sun Journal on August 15th, 2014 that Francis Joseph Sabatini passed on in New Bern, North Carolina.  Sabatini was 80 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Francis Joseph's life.

It was noted by The Times Record on July 8th, 2014 that Michael M "Mike" Gragen perished in Brunswick, Maine.  Gragen was 66 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Michael M "Mike"'s life.

It was written by Norwich Bulletin on July 3rd, 2014 that Sandra Jeanette Villegas passed on in Derby, Connecticut.  Villegas was 53 years old and was born in Guatemala City, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sandra Jeanette's life.

It was written on January 15th, 2014 that J Russell Curley passed on in Derby, Connecticut.  Curley was 85 years old and was born in Providence, RI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor J Russell's life.

It was written by Kane County Chronicle on July 27th, 2013 that Edward B Millard perished in St Charles, Illinois.  Millard was 80 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edward B's life.

It was noted by Burlington Free Press on July 9th, 2013 that Dorothy Rose Potter (Rosha) passed away in Shelburne, Vermont.  Ms. Potter was 92 years old and was born in Derby, CT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dorothy Rose's life.

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Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home

Since our founding, the guiding principle of Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home has been the commitment to treating each family who comes to us as our own. With sincerity, pride, and dedication, we are committed to this time-honored tradition.

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W.S. Clancy was established in 1900 by William S. Clancy, great-grandfather to Jeffrey S. and John P. Klarman, who now operate the firm. It has been operated by members of the Clancy family since its inception. W.S. Clancy, or "Will" as he was...

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