Wayne A. Mahoney

WINSTED — Wayne A. Mahoney, 80, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2018, at the UConn Health Center in Farmington. 

He was born Aug. 26, 1937, in Winsted to May (Surdam) and Matthew Mahoney.  

The youngest of seven boys, he spent his childhood and much of his adult life in Norfolk.  

Wayne enlisted in the US Army and served in Korea. He was a respected painting contractor who trained others in the trade, and his integrity, work ethic and attention to detail kept his customers coming back. 

He had an infectious sense of humor and gave generously of his time without expecting anything in return.   

He spent the last 35 years with his companion, Susan (Fritch) Stedman of New Hartford.  Wayne leaves behind many beloved nieces and nephews. 

He was predeceased by his brothers. John, William, Richard, Daniel, Malcomb and David.  

Wayne donated his body to the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. At Wayne’s request, there will be no funeral service.