January 21, 2023


Wilton - Royce K.  Kortbein, 89 of Wilton, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023, at his home. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 27, 202, 11:00 AM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 504 Enderby Street, Wilton.  Father John Ofori-Domah will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military honors by the Hanson-Stark-Leith-Paeth American Legion Post #508.  Relatives and friends are invited for a visitation on Friday at the church from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. Smith-Nelson Funeral Home, Wilton is assisting with arrangements. Online condolences can be offered by visiting