Warren Valenta - 80
June 21, 2022
Warren William Valenta, 80, of Newton, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at his residence. He was born July 19, 1941 in Fairfield County, CT to the late Charles Valenta and Marion Wolfert Valenta. Warren was of the Catholic faith and a United States Army veteran. He attended JM Wright Technical High School in Connecticut and retired as owner of A&W Automotive in Danbury, CT. Warren was a substitute teacher for the auto shop class at Henry Abbott Technical School, was an avid car enthusiast, and enjoyed sponsoring local sports teams over the years. Warren will be missed by many. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Robin Valenta; brother, Charles Valenta, and sister, Janet Grace Hluboky. Those left to cherish his memory are;Wife of 58 years: Kathleen Eyes Valenta of the home Son: Robert William Valenta and wife Michaela of Pawling, NY Daughters: Christine Gotthardt and husband Tom of New Fairfield, CT Lisa Walker and husband Bruce of Cape Carteret, NC Jennifer Benderer and husband Conrad of Denver, NC Eight Grandchildren: Samantha Gotthardt, Michael Valenta, Robin Walker, Thomas Gotthardt, Sydney Walker, Nicholas Benderer, Kyle Benderer, and Nolan Walker A graveside service to celebrate Warren's life will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 11:00 a. m. at Mountain View Cemetery, New Fairfield, CT. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 15, 2022 from 5:00 to 8:00 p. m. at Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St. , Danbury, CT. Memorials may be made to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd. , Newton, NC 28658 Condolences may be sent to the Valenta family at www. bennettfuneralservice. com The Valenta family is in the local care of Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, 828-465-2111. The Valenta family is in the care of Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St. , Danbury, CT 06810, 203-748-2131.