Johnathan M. Malizia, 32

Johnathan M. Malizia, age 32, a longtime resident of New Canaan, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2019 at Norwalk Hospital surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Stamford on October 29, 1986. He is the son of Kenneth and Maureen Winters Malizia of New Canaan. John graduated from New Canaan High School in 2004 and began working for his father’s local cleaning business. John loved music, traveling, fishing, animals and being with friends who also shared these passions.

Coffee’s on for Thursday

Join fellow residents, business owners and editor Michael Dinan for the monthly Community Coffee, to be held 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 7 in the Curtis Art Gallery on the main floor of New Canaan Library. (Please use the original Main Street-facing entrance.)

The free, public coffee is a group conversation about what’s happening around town, moderated by Dinan. It’s presented in partnership with the library, and we serve Zumbach’s Gourmet Coffee (thank you, Doug). Topics come from our attendees could include Nursery Road traffic, proposed flagstone patio, communications from Town Hall, retaining walls, Summer Theatre of New Canaan 2019, school regionalization, municipal budget or upcoming elections. Feel free to arrive late or leave early, as schedules permit, as well as to participate actively in discussions or just listen.

Michael V. Christiano, 67

Michael V. Christiano, 67

Michael V. Christiano age 67, died peacefully on Monday, February 11, 2019 at Norwalk Hospital. 

Born in Norwalk, CT on November 10, 1951, he was the son of the late Michael V. and Julia Spinosa Christiano. 

Mike was known fondly by his friends as “Nungie,” a name given to him in his youth. Mike worked doing body work and paint and repair on cars in New Canaan for many years. Michael was known by those who knew him for being shy, loyal and generous. 

He is survived by his loving daughter, Collette Christiano of Nantucket, MA and his sister, Patricia Wood of South Salem, NY, as well as his nieces Kimmy LaTourette of New Fairfield and Kelly Svendsen of Danbury. A Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday April 13, 2019 from 2 to 4 PM at the Hoyt Funeral Home, 199 Main St. New Canaan, CT.

Woodland Road Colonial Sells for $1,160,000

The following property transfer was recorded recently in the Town Clerk’s office. For more information about each property from the assessor, click on the street address. To get the history of a New Canaan street name, click here. ***

Feb. 11

132 Woodland Road

David Woodman to Wissam Alnouri

Gregory J. Karl, 58

Gregory J. Karl, age 58, of Canal Winchester, Ohio died peacefully surrounded by his family Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. 

Born June 18, 1960 to the late Henry E. & Marion T. (Kennedy) Karl and raised in New Canaan, he was a 1978 graduate of New Canaan High School and also a graduate of Springfield College. He was employed by Thirty-One Gifts. Greg enjoyed photography and was an Eagle Scout.