NEWPORT AND WATERBURY, CONN. - Eugene Gothberg, 83, died April 15, 2014 at a Manchester, CT nursing facility. He was born March 28, 1931, in Waterbury, CT, a son of Ernest and Mary (Bowen) Gothberg.
He retired from the City of Waterbury. He had lived in Newport but after moving to Connecticut, he continued to summer on Lake Sebasticook in Newport. He enjoyed fishing and riding his moped.
He is survived by a sister, Eleanor (Ellie) Sawyer of Newport; several nieces and nephews.
A graveside funeral and committal service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, May 12th, at Riverside Cemetery, Newport, with Pastor Al H. Worden officiating. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com