J. J. Coyle, Retired School Teacher, Dies
James J. Coyle, Bracewood Rd, manual training teacher at Washington school for 31 years, died at St. Mary’s Hospital last night after a long illness. Born in Waterbury, he was the son of the late Patrick and Margaret (Brady) Coyle. He had been retired for the past five years. Mr. Coyle was a communicant of SS Peter and Paul Church. He is survived by five sons, Robert J., John J., both of New Haven; James J., Jr., of Detroit, and Rev. Joseph J Coyle, SVD of Techny, Ill.; two daughters, Mrs. Richard S. Wolff, Woodcliff Lake, NJ and Miss Madeline M Coyle, Springfield, Ill; two brothers, Thomas and William, both of Los Angeles, Cal., two sisters, Miss Margaret E Coyle and Mrs. William Cass, both of Waterbury, and 13 grandchildren.
The funeral will be held Monday at 8:15 from the Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow St., to SS Peter and Paul Church at 9 when a high Mass will be celebrated by his son. Burial will be M Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home tomorrow from 7 to 10 p. m. and Sunday from 2 to 10 p. m.
Waterbury Republican. Obituary – 10/14/1955, pg. 3
Thanks to The Silas Bronson Library for scanning & emailing this obituary to me!