John Stevens

  • "Just thinking about you tonight."
    - Joe Plitnick
  • "Miss you Son"
    - Beverly Stevens
  • "John You were a great friend...Thank you."
    - Joe Plitnick
  • "I just found out today about my very good friend's..."
    - Joe Plitnick
  • "To one and all - I was so saddened to learn of John's..."
    - Jeanne Osborn Di Muzio

Stevens, John C.
John C. Stevens, age 52, of Torrington, devoted father of Christopher J. Stevens, passed away October 27, 2012, at the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale -New Haven. Born in Bridgeport, he is the beloved son of Beverly Randall Stevens and the late Henry (Mit) Stevens. John was raised in Trumbull, graduated from Trumbull High School, Class of 1978 and Johnson & Wales Culinary School. An avid Yankee fan, he is a former member of Trumbull's Long Hill Volunteer Fire Department. John was currently the sales manager for Torrington Honda. In addition to his son and mother, he is survived by a brother, Glenn H. Stevens and wife Kathy of Derby, two sisters, Pamela J. Stevens and partner MaryAnn Palazzi of Stratford and Lori A. Koripsky and husband Bob of Stratford, niece and nephews, Alyssa and Jonathan Stevens and Robert and Steven Koripsky. Friends may call Monday, 4:00 - 8:00p.m., in the Redgate - Hennessy Funeral Home, Main Street and Gorham Place, Trumbull, with a prayer service to be offered at 7:30p.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Christopher J. Stevens College Trust, through the family or funeral home. To send online condolences, please visit


Published in Connecticut Post from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2012