Norwich Bulletin Article published Oct 26, 2006 Charles F. Shorey May 9, 1924 - Oct. 23, 2006
NORWICH - Charles F. Shorey, 82, of Norwich, formerly of Griswold died Monday at the W.W. Backus Hospital. He was born May 9, 1924 in Griswold, son of the late Albert and Ella (Bickford) Shorey. On May 13, 1950 he was married to Joan Ritchotte in St. Mary Church, Jewett City. She died Jan. 21, 2004. Mr. Shorey retired from Pervel Industries. He was a US Army veteran serving during WW II. Mr. Shorey was a life member of the VFW Post 10004 and the American Legion Post 15 in Jewett City.
Survivors include two daughters Katherine Willis and her husband John of Westerly, Charlene Worski and her husband Michael of Lisbon; a granddaughter Chelsea Worski; a sister Estelle Fontaine of Jewett City; and several nieces and nephews.