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Mr. John S. Carbone

Mr. John S. Carbone
Mr. John S. Carbone, 67, of South. Lakeside Drive, Terryville, passed away at his home, Sept. 8, 2013 after a brief illness, he was the husband of Mary (Cilibert) Sparks Carbone.

John was born New Britain on Nov. 25, 1945, the son of the late John M. and Elizabeth (Barrows) Carbone.

He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving in Vietnam. He worked for the Disabled American Veterans in Newington for over 15 years. He'll be best remembered for all the work he did for veterans services in his life and was recognized for all his past achievements and awards, including national awards. He is a member of the DAV and was Past Commander Chapter 5 and Past State Commander Department of Connecticut, and also was a member of The American Legion.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his two sisters, Betty Lou Mineweaser and her husband, Joseph, and Mary Jane Groth and her husband, Carl; stepsons, Gregory and Jeremy Sparks, stepdaughter Amanda Sparks. Two nieces, Kathy Mason and her husband Larry and Brianne Groth. A great-nephew Ryan Lantz, plus the love of his life he was known as "Papa John" his two grandchildren Jeremy and Jayden Sparks.

Friends may call at Dunn funeral home 191 West St., Bristol, CT on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.. Graveside service with full military honors will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown.


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As your hearts are full of grief and pain, I hope that your family will draw comfort from the promise from God found at John 5:28, 29. Here we are assured of a wonderful promise that soon our loved ones will be resurrected back to life on a paradise earth.  Please find much comfort in this promise and may God prove to be your true source for strength and hope during this most difficult time. For more information on the hope for those we have lost in death go to jw.org.

ToniaS Nov 4 2013 12:00 AM

So sad John was awesome person friend and boss ive had the pleasure of knowing him for 15 years we worked side by side for many men's outings breakfasts childrens x mas partys the world truly lost a wonderful person my heart goes out to his wife and step kids .may he rip him and teddy are playing cribbage and having a cocktail at this moment..

kara Sep 21 2013 12:00 AM

Alan Belanger
So sorry to learn of John's passing. I wish to offer my deepest condolences to you and your entire family. Al

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM