Jamie O. DeBerry
FALLS VILLAGE — Jamie O. DeBerry, 43, died March 10, 2011, while vacationing with a co-worker in Ambato, Ecuador. Jamie was born Feb. 8, 1968, at Sharon Hospital. He was a son of Pauline (Miller) DeBerry of Falls Village and the late James DeBerry.Jamie was a graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School. Following graduation, he went to work for the Specialty Minerals Company in North Canaan, where he was still employed as a Wire Technician II. Jamie devoted his life to his four children. He enjoyed traveling and cooking, especially grilling.In addition to his mother Jamie is survived by his four children, Jamison DeBerry of Ashley Falls, Mass., and Angelisa, Mikayla and Victoria DeBerry all of Winsted; his sisters, Marva Palmer of East Hartford, Lillie Miller of Torrington, Melissa Wilson of Sharon and Alledra Howard of Torrington. Jamie was predeceased by his brother, Jarrett DeBerry.Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 21, at noon in the North Canaan Methodist Church. Burial will be in Salisbury Cemetery later in the spring. Calling hours will be held at the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home in North Canaan on Monday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Memorial donations may be sent to the Jamie DeBerry Children’s Fund in care of the Torrington Savings Bank, PO Box 474, Falls Village, CT 06031.