May 30, 1961 ~ April 6, 2010
Thomas James Witt, age 48, of Hamden, CT and Bar Harbor, ME, died peacefully at home in Hamden on April 6, 2010 after a courageous battle with cancer. Tom is survived by his wife Carolyn Breen Witt. Also grieving are his parents, Jim and Nancy Witt of Cold Spring, NY; his sisters, Karen and her husband Bruce Brothers, and Faith and her husband Jim Quarto; and nieces and nephews Jessica and Christopher Brothers and Nicole, Danny and Sarah Quarto. A graduate of Manhattan College and Pace Law School, Tom had a solo law practice in New Haven. He loved Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, and was an avid reader, hiker and bicyclist. Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Tom on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 11:00 AM at Trinity on the Green Episcopal Church, 212 Temple St., New Haven, CT 06511. His urn internment will be held privately with family. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Friends of Acadia, 43 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, www.friendsofacadia.org Arrangements are in care of BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT.