TORRINGTON — Former Mayor Michael J. Conway Jr., known for his booming voice and steadfast advice, died Feb. 6, Mayor Elinor Carbone said, as she noted the memorial bunting that framed his portrait in the City Hall Auditorium.
“The loss of former Mayor Michael Conway leaves us deeply saddened,” Carbone wrote on her Facebook page Friday. “His dedication and love for his hometown as a mayor, mentor, educator and friend will be remembered forever. He leaves an indelible great footprint in the hearts of this community. Our sincerest condolences go to his beloved family.”