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John Russell Sunbury

March 28, 1936 November 25, 2016
John Russell Sunbury
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John Russell Sunbury, age 80 of Bridgeport, beloved husband of Joan (Garrity) Sunbury passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 in Saint Vincent Medical Center, Bridgeport.

Mr. Sunbury was born March 28, 1936 in Bridgeport, son of the late Clifford and Helen (Maloney) Sunbury and had been a life time area resident.

John was a graduate of Harding High School and retired from the A&P Food Stores after many years. He was a proud United States Army Veteran of the Korean War. He enjoyed reading and smoking his pipe, was a great animal lover and will be missed by his dog Princess, and always had time for the Lawrence Welk reruns.

Survivors in addition to his wife include his six children, William Edgett and his wife Jean, Lynn Staton and her husband John, Russell Edgett and his wife Sabine, Rhea Coles, Cindy Zaugg and her husband Allen and John Coles and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to attend his funeral service with full military honors on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. by meeting directly in Saint Michael's Cemetery, 2205 Stratford Ave., Stratford, CT.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mr. Sunbury may be made to either; Homes for the Brave, 655 Park Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605, or the ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929,
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Interment with Full Military Honors




1:00 PM 12/1/2016 1:00:00 PM
Saint Michael Cemetery

2205 Stratford Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615

Saint Michael Cemetery
2205 Stratford Avenue Stratford 06615 CT
United States

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Homes for the Brave

655 Park Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06605

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