Carlton Saari Obituary

Carlton  Saari
Carlton Saari

March 4, 1945 - March 8, 2019
Born in New London, CT
Resided in Waterford, Connecticut


Waterford - Carlton Saari, 74, of Shore Road, Waterford, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, March 8, 2019, at his residence.

Carlton was born March 4, 1945, in New London, the son of Carl Frederick Saari and Henrietta Blean Saari.

Carlton was an electrician with IBEW Local 90 for many years. He was a life member of the Goshen Fire Department and a communicant of St. James Episcopal Church, New London. He served for five years in the Connecticut National Guard.

He is survived by his wife, Sheila Johnson Saari; a brother, Norman Saari of Charlotte, N.C.; and many nieces and nephews.

Celebration of the Eucharist will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. James Church, 76 Federal St., New London. Interment will follow in Jordan Cemetery, Waterford. The family will receive relatives and friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Thomas L. Neilan & Sons East Lyme Funeral Home, 48 Grand St., Niantic. Memorial contributions mat be directed to the Goshen Fire Department or to the charity of your choice.

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Thomas L. Neilan & Sons East Lyme Funeral Home
48 Grand Street
Niantic, CT US 06357
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. James Episcopal Church
Huntington Street
New London, CT US 06320
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
11:00 AM
Jordan Cemetery
240 Boston Post Road
Waterford, CT US 06385
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

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