82 Fairview Ave.
Naugatuck, CT 06770
Phone: 203-729-4334
Fax: 203-729-4336
Arnold Waite

Arnold M. Waite

Sunday, July 19th, 1936 - Sunday, May 12th, 2019
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Arnold M. Waite
1936 - 2019

Unionville, CT Arnold M. Waite, 82, died peacefully on May 12, 2019 at St. Raphael’s Hospital in New Haven.

Arnie was born on July 19, 1936 a son of the late Arnold B. and Ethel (Yanosy) Waite. He grew up on Hoadley Street in Naugatuck, and he and his family attended Hillside Covenant Church. He began working at Talevi’s Furniture Store in Naugatuck and remained in the furniture business his entire career, retiring from J.C. Penney. Arnie was U.S. Army Vietnam Era Veteran, a member of the Wheeler Plainville Y.M.C.A., a member of the Lions Club and a member of the Burlington Men’s Club. He was a loyal N.Y. Giants, N.Y. Yankees and UConn Huskies fan. Arnie was an avid horseracing fan who especially loved his annual trips to Saratoga Racetrack.

Arnie is survived by his daughter, Janna Waite and his son, Thomas Waite. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his son, Richard A. Waite, his brothers, Michael and William Waite and his sister, Carole Waite.

Calling hours will be Thursday from 4-6pm at the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Avenue, Naugatuck. Military Honors will be accorded at the funeral home Thursday at 6:00pm.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home
    Address
    82 Fairview Avenue
    Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
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Barbara & Rob Saelens

Posted at 03:21pm
Arnie has been my neighbor for 40+ years. I have so many memories of him through the years. He certainly was entertaining!! His parties were epic including fireworks!! It was always comforting to walk out on our deck, smell his cigar smoke, and know he was enjoying the serenity of the lake. He will be missed.
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Stephen and Michael Fields

Posted at 11:49am
In honor and memory of a great neighbor.
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Stephen Fields

Posted at 11:47am
To Family, you have my sincerest sympathy in Arnold's passing. He was my neighbor and I always appreciated his no nonsense personality. We also served on our homeowners association board a number of years back and again I appreciated Arnie's being no nonsense and task oriented. My son cleaned and tuned his heating system for years which he enjoyed doing. The sunlight is just a little dimmer in the neighborhood now. Stephen Fields
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Much love, David & Gretchen

Posted at 09:32am
Our lives are so much richer for having shared them with Arnie. He will always be in our hearts.
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Michael R. Sharon, MD

Posted at 06:52am
I will miss Arnie at the Naugy High School "Class of 54" reunion in September. In high school we hunted together in the Naugatuck State Forests. Arnie Inherited a beautiful Ithaca shotgun with Damascus barrels. My heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.
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