Dwight H. Munson, 75, of Hamden, husband of Sylvia D. Munson, passed away on October 5, 2008. He was born in New Haven on June 30, 1933 to the late Leslie and Viola Burgmann Munson. Dwight leaves his children, Ronald Munson of Por La Mar, Venezuela, Debra Munson of Plantsville and Donald Munson and his wife Diane of Hamden and loving friend Marcia Phelps. Dwight is a life long resident of Hamden. He enlisted with the United States Army right out of high school and proudly served his country for two years. After being Honorably Discharged he was a truck driver until his retirement in 2006. Dwight was extremely dedicated to his job but always made time for what was most important, his family. A Memorial Service will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden, on Friday, October 10th at 11a.m. Friends may visit with the family prior to the service from 9:30-11:00. Military Honors will take place at the service. Memorial contributions in Dwight's name may be sent to the Village at Mariners Point, 111 South Shore Dr., East Haven, CT 06512 OR the Alzheimer's Resource Center, 1261 South Main Street, Plantsville, CT 06479.

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  1. Dear Donnie, It is because he was so special that it hurts so much. With time we all heal. Heartfelt condolences to you and yours. Love, Annie, Anthony Jason and Louis.

  2. Dear Family Members – I was saddened to learn of the death of my cousin, Dwight. When we were younger we were together all the time at the family homestead in Vermont. With my deepest sympathy, Ray .Butch. Bergmann

  3. dear sylvia my prayers and blessings to you, ron, debbie, and don for your loss….. may the lord bless all of you during this time. rose perrotti

  4. Debbie and Marcia, So sorry to find out your dad passed away. My thoughts are with you and we’ll keep you in our prayers. Love Jeff, Ellen and the .kids.

  5. Don,Sylvia,Debbie,Ron & family, Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to you all.Dee made us laugh & that is very special in life. God Bless You All!

  6. Hi Sylvia and Ron, So sorry that you lost your husband and dad. Sorry that I didn’t make the funeral. Ann DeMatteo

  7. I was saddened to hear of Dwights passing.I enjoyed caring for him,he always made me smile.He was very lucky to have such a wonderful loving and caring family.We think of him often.

  8. To the Family; I sincerely hope that you can find some comfort in the fact that Dwight meant so much to so many… Peace, Bubba

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