Peter J. Carroll
Peter J. Carroll, 88, of Milford, CT, loving husband of 66 years to Florence P. (Reynolds) Carroll, passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Peter was born on Dec. 6, 1932, in Milford, CT, son of the late Joseph and Florence (Herting) Carroll.
After a longtime physical education teaching and coaching career in Fairfield, CT, Peter retired in1993. Peter also served on the Milford Planning & Zoning Board, Milford Transit District Board and was a member of the Milford Democratic Town Committee.
In addition to his wife, Peter is survived by his children, Christopher (Debby) Carroll, Shawn Carroll (Donna Cartwright), Colleen Carroll Noyes, all of Milford, and Stacie (Michael) DiNello of Deep River, CT; grandchildren Kerrie Payne, Katie Garbati, Eleanor Noyes, of Milford, Kelly Gilchrist of Cheshire, CT, Brianna David of Palermo, Maine, Peter DiNello of Wallingford, CT, Fiona Noyes of Naugatuck, CT, William Carroll of Frederick, MD and 10 great-grandchildren. Peter was predeceased by his brother, Howard Carroll, and a grandchild, Kylene Carroll.
The family wishes to thank Maria, his caregiver, and the staff of doctors and nurses at the VA and Connecticut Hospice especially Marie and Michelle.
Friends and family may call from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the CODY-WHITE FUNERAL, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT. Military Honors will be served at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place that morning at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Mary Church (Precious Blood Parish), 70 Gulf St., Milford. Interment will follow at Saint Mary Cemetery, Buckingham Ave., Milford. Masks and social distancing will be required.
Published by The New Haven Register on May 13, 2021.