Everett “Tom” Pollard, age 54, of West Haven, formerly of Milford, beloved husband of Carol A. Dispasquale Pollard, passed away on Wednesday May 15, 2013, in Griffin Hospital.

He was born in Bridgeport, son of the late John & Catherine Papineau Pollard. Everett worked for the Public Works Department of Milford for over 33 years before retiring.

He was an avid fisherman and member of several Milford Fishing Clubs.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sisters Ruthann Wellington of FL., and Laura Oliver of CT., several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A wake will be held Saturday May 18, 2013 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 Broad St., Milford. A funeral home prayer service will begin at 3:30pm. Interment will be private.

Contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, 1 Plymouth Place Milford, CT 06460.

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