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IN MEMORIAM: Christopher Hale Porter

Christopher Hale Porter, 69, of Berlin is playing golf in heaven after passing away January 7, 2020 after a long and courageous battle. Chris, the son of the late Eliot Hale II and Marilyn (Broersma) Porter, was born in New Britain on July 23, 1950 and would always say he met his wife just three days later when she was …

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IN MEMORIAM: Henry Ferguson

Dr. Ferguson’s borderless personality included a love of the sea. He learned to sail as a young child in the waters off Fishers Island, N.Y., and later crewed on a yacht in the Bermuda Race.

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IN MEMORIAM: Albert F. “Al” Gordon

Al Gordon, a man who loved history and helping others, died on July 27, 2019, in New York City. He was 83 years old. Mr. Gordon was born on July 4, 1936, in New York to Albert H. and Mary A. Gordon. His father took over the investment firm Kidder, Peabody & Co. in 1931, building the company up and …

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