Michael Lucas, Jr.
Michael Lucas Jr. age 92, passed away Friday. September 28, 2018 at Danbury Hospital surrounded by loved ones. He was a longtime resident of Sandy Hook with Josephine, his late wife for 68 years. Michael was born January 10, 1926 a son of the late Michael Lucas Sr, and Grace Soule Lucas. Mr. Lucas was employed at Fairfield Hills Hospital and the State of Connecticut as a Driver for many years until his retirement. Prior to that, Michael served in the Army during WWII in France and Germany. He was also active in his church, St Rose of Lima in Newtown as well as the Knights of Columbus. Mr. Lucas is survived by a son Michael Lucas, III of Stratford; a daughter Susan Petty and her husband Dennis of Sandy Hook; and two grandsons, John Petty and wife Jenna Cooper of New Milford and Robert Petty and wife Stacey Petty of Sandy Hook. He also had two great grandchildren, Camden Petty and Logan Petty. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Rose of Lima Church, Newtown Wednesday, October 3rd at 10:30 a.m. Interment in St. Rose Cemetery will be at a later time. Friends may call at the Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street, Newtown Tuesday October 2nd from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Memorial Donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, 2075 Silas Deane Highway, Rocky Hill, CT 06067 www.alz.org. In memory of his wife Josephine Lucas.