Sunday, February 15, 2015

Sunday Obituary: William N Larkin

William N. Larkin, 82

Branford – William N. Larkin, 82, of 42 Elizabeth St., died Monday after being stricken at his home. He was the widower of Evelyn Sommers Larkin. Mr. Larkin, son of the late William F. and Anna Brady Larkin, was born in Shelton Feb. 9, 1914. He lived in Branford since 1953. He graduated in 1937 from Amherst College. He then joined New Haven Clock Co. as purchasing agent, which he left to becomeplant superintendent for Sargant Lock and Hardware, retiring as sales manager for Briston Brass. He was a member of the Quinnipack Club, the Branford Yacht Club, the New Haven Country Club, the Graduate Club and had been president of the United Way in New Haven. He leaves sons, William N. Larkin, Jr. of East Haven and Jeffery Larkin of Langley, Wash; and three grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 127 Washington Ave., North Haven 06473; or to the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford 06492.

"William N. Larkin, 82." The Ansonia Sentinel 18 Apr. 1996, Death Notice sec.: A16.

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