This appears to be it, looks like someone mispelled or mis-transcribed the last name somewhere along the way.
Connecticut Vital Records
Index of Deaths, 1897-1966
ALFRED HAWES, died: 23/05/1915, MIDDLETOWN
Is the following your Alfred in Find-A-Grave? If it is, looks like they got the death date right but the location wrong. Is it your memorial?
Alfred Orlando Howes
BIRTH 26 Oct 1832 Sherman, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
DEATH 23 May 1915 Milltown, Putnam County, New York, USA
BURIAL Milltown Cemetery Brewster, Putnam County, New York, USA
MEMORIAL ID 32646423