It is with deep regret we announce the passing of Past Chief Emile Racenet. Emile joined Stony Hill FD in 1963 and served as Chief from 1983-1985.
Report by Paula Antolini
May 9, 2016 9:45AM EDT
Past Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company Chief Emile Racenet Passes Away, 40 Years of Service
Emile E. Racenet
Emile Ernest Racenet, 77, Ancram, NY died peacefully on May 7, 2016.
Emile is survived by his wife of 58 years Patricia J. Racenet, his children Kathleen Lindley and Emile Racenet, Jr both of Bethel and Sandra Cortopassi of Newtown, his brother and sister-in-law Jules and Lavonne Racenet of Southbury, his grandchildren Daniel Lindley, Elizabeth Racenet, Rachel, Michele and Jessica Petersen, 4 great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. He was pre-deceased by his grand daughter Emily Ann Racenet. Emile was loved and respected by all who knew him.
Family and friends may call on Wednesday, May 11 from 4-8pm at the Munson-Lovetere Funeral Home at 235 Main Street, Southbury, CT. A private burial will take place at the New North Cemetery in Woodbury. In honor of Emile and in lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in his name to the Regional Hospice of Danbury, 30 Milestone Road, Danbury, CT.