James Richard Carpenter

August 19, 1975July 25, 2022
James Richard Carpenter, 46, of Thomaston, passed away peacefully on July 25, 2022 at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital with his father by his side. James was born on August 19, 1975, in Norwalk, CT, son of David Carpenter and Carol Mathison. James will be remembered for his gentle and happy spirit, and the ability to live his life with a constant laugh and smile. He is survived by his father, David Carpenter, step-mother Deborah Carpenter, mother Carol Mathison, step siblings Michael O’Connell and his wife Antonia of Wolcott, and Jill Burnes and her husband Brian of Bristol. Donations in his memory can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 5601 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at Services are private and at the convenience of the family. DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 690 Woodtick Rd., Wolcott, CT. is assisting with arrangements. To leave an online condolence, please visit

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