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Memories... “Thinking of our K of c without Knight Earl, would be like a ship without a captain... he did so much our Lord will be very happy to have him up there...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Harvey Paulin - Derby, CT

“We are so very sorry for the loss of your father and friend.Our thought's and prayers are with you and your family. ”
2 of 23 | Posted by: Jim & Joan Flynn

“Sending our deepest sympathy and condolences to your family. May the God of all comfort strengthen you to cope and endure this difficult time. ”
3 of 23 | Posted by: Chris C

“Dearest Chuck.So sorry to hear of the loss of your dad.God bless you and your family.My deepest condolences and prayers to you all.Kathy Ruddy ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Kathy Ruddy - Newtown, CT

“Dear Sally and family, My deepest sympathy to you on the loss of a very special man, Earl will be missed by so many people, I for one, of course...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Lois Holly

“We are so sorry for you loss.. My prayers are with your family. ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Alice Brewer & Family

“I am very sorry for your loss ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Robert Speers

“Chuck, We are thinking you in your time of sorrow,and extending our deepest sympathy. David Flannigan and Kathy Flannigan Chavez ”
8 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“It was a pleasure to know and work with Earl for years. He was a great guy. Sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 23 | Posted by: Terry Toth - CT

“So very sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you Tina and The Savage Family. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Nancy & Joe Norton

“Sally,So sorry to hear about your loss, after being together for 56 years, I sure you will truly miss Earl. Thoughts & prayers are with you & your...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Toni Avery - Trumbull, CT

“Hi Sally,Earl was a very interesting man and he was also truly a gentlemen. He was very lucky to have such a wonderful women by his side providing...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Suzanne Reimers - New Milford, CT

“So sorry for your loss. He sounds like he was a wonderful husband and father. My prayers are with you and your family. ( I'm friends with Connie...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Sandy Bagwell

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“So sorry Aunt Sally. You had many years of love together. We will always remember the year you and Uncle Earl came to stay with us in San Diego with...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Jeannie Alves

“So sorry for the loss of your dad. Our prayers and condolences are with you all. Memories are a gift from God that death cannot destroy. Be blessed...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Bob and Cathy Staurovsky

“So very sorry for the loss of your dad. ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: Peggy

“So Sorry for your loss ????. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Prayers ???? of strength sent for all. Love y'all ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: Kathy Allison ( McKeon )

“So sorry for your loss...sending strength and prayers. ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Deanna M

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. Hosea 13:14 ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Sally, and family.... My thoughts and prayers are with you. High St neighborhood lost a dear friend. ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Lisa Paul Winkel - CT

“Cherish the memories....we are so sorry, you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
22 of 23 | Posted by: Ruddy Family - Trumbull, CT

“Sally and Family I am so sorry to hear about Earl. My thoughts are with you. ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Arlene Skovira


Earl E. Savage, age 84, beloved husband of Sally Alves Savage, of Fairfield, passed away on June 21, 2017. In addition to Sally, his devoted wife of 56 years, Earl's memory will be embraced by his sons, Michael Savage and his wife Elena, of Bridgeport, Charles (Chuck) Savage and his wife Monica, of Madison; grandchildren, Nicole Savage, Jennell and Michael Todd, John and Kristin Papadopoulos; great grandchild, Leilani Khongmany; sister-in-law, Connie Perkins and her husband Glenn, of Waterbury; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. He was predeceased by his sister, Beatrice Boucher. Born in Blaine, Maine, he was the son of the late Charles and Clara Thompkins Savage. Earl lived in Portland, Maine, moving first to Bridgeport before settling in Fairfield 62 years ago. A talented machinist, he worked for Underwood Corporation, W.S. Rockwell Industry, Bassick Company, and General Electric Company before retiring as an inspector for E.I. DuPont Company in Newtown. He also worked briefly as a delivery man for Borden Dairy. A devout Catholic, Earl had been a longtime member of Holy Family Church and more recent member of Saint Thomas Church. He was a Fourth Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus who served over the years as the Father Coleman's Council 2616 Grand Knight, Treasurer, Chancellor, and the Building Committee Treasurer, as well as, Past Faithful Navigator for the Monsignor Blake Assembly 118. He was also a member of the Gaelic American Club, Ancient Order of Hibernian's JFK Division, Sikorsky Retiree and Friendship Club, DuPont's company bowling league in Monroe, and an avid Boston Red Sox fan. As a real classic car enthusiast and proud owner of a fully restored 1966 Ford Mustang, Earl enjoyed participating in local and regional classic car shows and cruises organized by CHAS (Connecticut Historical Automobile Society) and the Connecticut Seaport Car Club. An outdoors man, he took great pleasure spending time with his family and friends while camping, hunting, and fishing. A kind friendly person, Earl will be remembered fondly by the many people he touched throughout his fruitful life. Calling hours will be held on Sunday 3-6 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday 10:30 AM in Saint Thomas Church, with the interment to follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be directed to: American Diabetes Association 2080 Silas Deane Hwy., Rocky Hill, CT 06067. To order flowers online, travel directions, or to sign her guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com.