Death notices


* Ruth J. Smith, 84, of Milan, died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008, in Fisher- Titus Medical Center. Friends may call from 11 a.m. Monday until the funeral service at 1 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, with the Rev. David Cirata officiating. Burial will be in Olena Cemetery.


* Larry Kenneth Coffey, 59, of Willard, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, in Willard Mercy Hospital. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Monday in Secor Funeral Home in Willard. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Pastor Bart McKelvey officiating. A private burial service will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven at a later date.