Dennis John Flaherty


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          WATERBURY- Dennis John Flaherty, 70, of Waterbury died Friday, May 29, 2020 at the VA Hospital in West Haven. He was the husband of Patricia (Walsh) Flaherty.  

          Dennis was born in Waterbury on January 27, 1950 son of the late John J. and Marion (Sitkiewicz) Flaherty and was a lifelong resident of Waterbury. He graduated from Sprague Grammar School and Kennedy High School and then received his Accounting Degree from Post University.

          Dennis was a U.S. Navy Veteran who served during the Vietnam War. After being discharged from the service Dennis worked at Timex in Middlebury and then retired from Kerite Cable in Seymour after working there for 38 years.

          He was an avid golfer having been a member of the Watertown Country Club and enjoyed his yearly trip to Martha’s Vineyard.

          Besides his wife Patricia of 41 years, he is survived by his brother, James Flaherty and his wife Patrice of Guilford, his brother in laws, Edward J. Walsh of Rochester, NY, Neil E. Walsh and his wife Wendy Thornley of Prospect, his sister in law, Noreen Lawlor of Cheshire and several nieces and nephews.

          All services are private and at the convenience of the family. The Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow Street in Waterbury is in charge of the arrangements.

          Memorial contributions in memory of Dennis may be made to; Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111.



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