03.20.10

Charles Silkoff

Charles Silkoff of Orange, beloved husband of Blanche (Spector) Silkoff died at Connecticut Hospice on March 19, 2010.  Born in Hamden November 9, 1916, he was the son of the late Abraham and Rebecca Silkoff. Father of Alan (Cheryl) Silkoff of Easton, CT and West Palm Beach, Fla, Lynne (Lester) Klein of Silver Spring, MD and Richard (Lori) Silkoff of Cheshire, CT.  Also survived by 6 grandchildren: Robyn, David, Ian, Hedda, Mara and Jesse.  Charles was the founder and owner of Bond Dinettes in Orange, Newington and Norwalk for 35 years.  He was also a brother of Cosmopolitan Masonic Lodge 125 in New Haven.
Funeral will be held graveside at B’nai Jacob Memorial Park, Wintergreen Avenue, New Haven at 2:00 p.m. Sunday March 21.  Family will receive friends and relatives during the period of mourning following the service on Sunday through 9:00 p.m.  at 2 Red Oak Place, Cheshire,CT. Memorial contributions may be made to  the Alzheimer’s Association of Connecticut, 2911 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden CT 06518 or Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT  06405. The Weller Funeral Home, 493 Whitney Ave., New Haven is in charge of arrangements. To sign a memorial book please visit wellerfuneralhome.com
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9 Comments

  1. Albert and Marsha Silkoff said,

    03.21.10 at 9:13 am

    With our deepest sympathy for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you .

    Al and Marsha Silkoff

  2. Merle Small Hart said,

    03.21.10 at 12:07 pm

    My thoughts are with you and your family in this time of sorrow.

    Merle Hart

  3. Arlene Twiss said,

    03.21.10 at 4:54 pm

    Heartfelt sympathy to Charles’ loving family.
    May you find Gods’s comfort and peace in fond memories.
    Love and hugs, Arlene Twiss

  4. Ben and Antonette Giangarra said,

    03.21.10 at 6:14 pm

    Please accept our sincere condolence for your
    loss.
    We will miss our good neighbor.

  5. Herbert I. Hunt Jr. said,

    03.22.10 at 8:56 pm

    Our deepest condolences to Blanche and all of Charles’ family in this time of loss and sadness. May memories bring you peace and comfort.

    Sincerely,
    Herb Hunt and family

  6. Margie Couture said,

    03.23.10 at 8:57 am

    Our thoughts are with the Silkoff family during this difficult time. We will all miss Charles.
    Dr. Ronald Delfini, and staff
    Margie, Sumi, Renee, Maggie, and Lisa

  7. Diane King said,

    03.23.10 at 5:00 pm

    Dear Blanche, and the Silkoff Family,
    We are so sorry to hear of Charlie’s passing. Please know he was truly a wonderful man, and loved by many. Blanche, know that you and your family are in our hearts.
    With Affection,
    Dr. David Kusovitsky, Shelley and Diane

  8. Cheryl and Mark Britt said,

    03.28.10 at 3:39 pm

    Our deepest sympathies.

    With affection,

    Mark, Cheryl, Ashley, Daryn and Steven Britt

  9. Lin East said,

    03.30.10 at 4:21 pm

    To Richard and family- So sorry to hear of the loss of your father- you are in our thoughts and prayers
    Jeanne and Lin East