Alan Bruce Weaver

November 8, 1950January 6, 2019

Alan Weaver, 68, a longtime resident of Norwalk, entered into eternal rest after a brief illness on the morning of Sunday, January 6, 2019. Alan was one of two children of Edna Dalzell Weaver and the late Alfred Weaver.

Alan graduated the University of Connecticut with a BA Degree in Liberal Arts. He created and edited columns for his school’s newspaper named “Storrs After Dark.” Mr. Weaver received his Communications MA at Fairfield University.

He was self-employed, teaching computer literacy and skills including social media to businesses and individuals. He was the owner of the Big Picture, providing on-line presence and software training. Weaver served as an Adjunct Professor of Business and Technology at Housatonic Community College since 1997, Instructor of Technology and Business at the Yonkers Public Library, Westport Senior Center, and Instructor Greenwich, CT, Continuing Education.

Alan was an avid swimmer, bike rider, and photographer as well as BBQ chef, especially at the marina where he enjoyed his weekends on the boat. Alan’s travels with friend Len took them to numerous parts of continental USA, Alaska, Canada, Rome, Assisi, Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Kenya, Africa. Alan’s worldly travel photos were always shared with friends and family.

Alan leaves behind his mother Edna, his sister Ellen (James) Sutherland Sr., two nephews, James Sutherland Jr. and Jonathan (Kathleen) Sutherland, and their son Jack, and many cousins, longtime friends, and students whose lives he touched over the years.

Services: Saturday, January 26th, 1- 4:30 pm at Gallagher Funeral Home, 2900 Summer St, Stamford, CT. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Alan’s memory to help students in financial need to: St. Francis Prep, 6100 Francis Lewis Blvd., Fresh Meadows, NY 11365


  • St. Francis Prep


  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 26, 2019

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Sean Dobel

February 14, 2019

One of my favorite professors. A real genuine person who always had something witty to say, real quick with his humor. R.I.P. professor Weaver.

Beth Morgan

January 21, 2019

Alan and I lived down the street from one another on Belden Hill. We took cooking classes together and worked on the, CER7 committee together. I will miss him in many ways. Rest in Peace Alan.

Shari Ifrach

January 20, 2019

Alan was an amazing teacher and colleague. I worked with him at Housatonic Community College for over 20 years. He always cared about his students and his friends. He will be missed. Rest in Peace.

Don McCausland

January 14, 2019

A loss to me, his friends and family. Alan was a dear friend for many years and was truly one of a kind. He was funny and sad all at the same time. Both the world and I shall miss him. Rest in peace for you are now in a far better and more glorious Place.

Jackie & Paul Chimino

January 10, 2019

Alan will be greatly missed...caring, loving and generous friend. Hugs to all the special people in his life. We will certainly miss him. Rest in peace our dear friend.