John Joseph Noll, 79, of New Milford, died Dec. 24, 2011, at Candlewood Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center in New Milford. He was the husband of Mary Ann (Dzurak) Noll.

Mr. Noll was born April 27, 1932, in Elizabeth, N.J., son of the late John Michael and Anna (Prohammer) Noll.

He worked as a project manager for Union Carbide Corp. of Danbury for 25 years, retiring in 1993.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean War, having been stationed in Germany.

Mr. Noll enjoyed model trains, taught computer classes at the New Milford Senior Center, bowled and played softball for UCC teams. He was a communicant and lector at St. Francis Xavier Church.

In addition to his wife of 56 years, Mr. Noll is survived by two sons, John Noll, and his wife, Erika, of Hopewell Junction, N.Y., and James Noll, and his wife, Elizabeth, of Enfield; a daughter, Patricia Noll, of Rochester, N.Y.; a brother, Paul Noll, and his wife, Rose, of Palm Coast Fla.; a sister, Eleanor Noll, OSB, of Lutherville, Md.; four grandchildren, Jennifer Burkhardt, and her husband, Robert, Matthew Noll, Renee Noll and Brian Noll.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.