Arthur Olsen Buzzell, 66, of Hobson Ave, Hamden, beloved husband of Blanca Buzzell, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012. He was born in Newport News, VA, February 22, 1946. He was a devoted husband, father, brother, and grandfather. He served our country in the United States Marine Corps. In addition, to his wife he is survived by his remaining seven children, Iris Gonzalez, Angie Gonzalez, Nicole Quinones, Joseph Gonzalez, Michael Gonzalez, Arthur T. Buzzell and Adam Buzzell as well as 22 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister Gwen Malinowski and brother Frank Buzzell. He was a warm, loving, selfless man who could make anyone laugh. He had a quiet strength and was devoted to his family. Relatives and friends may visit with family on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden from 10:00am-12pm. Interment with military honors will follow in the State Veterans Cemetery, 317 Bow Lane, Middletown, CT.

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  1. Artie was one of my best friends and was like a father to me. I am truly honored to have been a friend and part of his family. Artie will always be with me as I have never met a man, father or husband as special as him!

  2. The greatest lesson in life is to remember the good things, cherish every golden moment, and move forward knowing those that loved you are still by your side if only in your memories. Lor

  3. God saw you were getting tired , and a cure was not to be ,so he put his arms around you and whispered , Come to me . With tearful eyes we watched you , and saw you pass away . Although we loved you dearly , We could not make you stay . A golden heart stopped beating , Hard working hands at rest . God broke our hearts to prove to us, He only takes the best .

  4. Arthur was truely an amazing person. We loved him as a freind, and a father.. Will be miss by many. Rest in peace my friend.. The Oustermans.

  5. All the memories I have of my uncle are amazing! He was a great uncle and as a child I saw how devoted he was to my Titi Blanca. He also love Edie, Tina, Louis, Joey, Michael, Ang and Nick so very much. He worked so hard and loved even harder! I am sad I couldn’t be there but I want the world to know how much he touch my heart as well as everyone else’s. He will always be with us! I will miss you Uncle Artie!!!!!!!!!! ;(

  6. An Uncle that will be missed and thought of everyday until the day I get to go taggin and finding the cheapest breakfasts in heavens town! I love you Artie and will keep your lifes lessons instilled in the people I love as well! PS For those that want to share more, http://www.legacy.com

  7. Dear Mrs. Blanca Buzzell and Family; Please know that South Meriden Trinity United Methodist Church is lifting you and your family in prayers. May God’s grace and peace be upon you, and we have faith that Mr. Buzzell is being embraced by God. Please let us know if we can be of support to you in this sad moment. Pastor Alex Souto

  8. To Arthur’s Family: As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life’s routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss. Please find comfort in the following Bible verse, John 11: 11 where Jesus said: … Lazarus our friend has gone to rest, but I am journeying there to awaken him from sleep. Please also find comfort in knowing that our Almighty Heavenly Father holds out the hope of the resurrection and the ability to see our loved ones again.

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