|Death: ||Aug. 18, 2012|
Wife of Leonard B. Chaponis for 33 years. Mary was born in Hartford, daughter of the late William and Doris (Zbikowski) Howard; she lived most of her life in Hartford and New Britain. She was a member of St. Jerome Church, New Britain. Mary was a Realtor with Unique Realty. She was appointed to the Commission on Aging in New Britain and a member of the New Britain Senior Center, Secretary of the Republican Town Committee and Citizens Property Owners Association. Mary served with the U.S. Army at Fort McClellan, AL and was a member of the Women's Auxiliary of VFW Post 511, New Britain. She is survived by her husband, Leonard; her son Christopher Hicks, of New Britain; her brother, William T. Howard and his wife Dolores of Chesterfield, MO, her sister, Ronnie Charamut and her husband Joseph of Newington. She was predeceased by her brother Warrant Officer Robert Howard, helicopter specialist with the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam; he is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Published in The Hartford Courant on August 20, 2012
Arlington National Cemetery
Created by: Edward Johnson
Record added: Aug 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95652295
Added: Feb. 9, 2015