Obituary: Wallace P. Kerrigan, 93, of Shelton, formerly of Stratford

Wallace P. Kerrigan, 93, of Shelton, formerly of Stratford, retired manufacturing engineer for Sikorsky Aircraft, died Aug. 27, in the Hewitt Memorial Nursing Facility, Shelton.

Born April 27, 1923, in Bridgeport, son of the late Joseph and Dorothy (Miller) Kerrigan; U.S. Army veteran of World War II.  

Survivors include four children, Wallace Kerrigan II and his wife, Rena of Oxford, Colleen Soldi and her husband, Jack of Milford, Deborah Kerrigan of Stratford and Joseph Kerrigan of Shelton, seven grandchildren, brother, George Kerrigan and many nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by five siblings, Dorothy Dickneider, Charles Kerrigan, Robert Kerrigan, Shirley Robinson and Margaret Gill and his dog.

Services: Tuesday, Aug. 30, 7 p.m., William R. McDonald Funeral Home, 2591 Main St., Stratford. Visiting hours: Tuesday, 4-7 p.m. Burial will be Friday, Sept. 2, 11 a.m., Union Cemetery.