|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1925|
|Death: ||Oct. 16, 2006|
Teresa (Burke) I. Bigelow, 81, of Suffield, died Monday, October 16, 2006 at Johnson Memorial Hospital, Stafford Springs. Born in Springfield, MA on June 26, 1925, daughter of the late Michael and Margaret (Connolly) Burke, she had lived in Windsor Locks for 33 years before moving to Suffield 18 years ago. Before retiring she was employed by the Finast Corporation for many years. Mrs. Bigelow was a devoted catholic and was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church, Suffield. She was a member of the Suffield Women's Club and had volunteered for the Secondhand Shop at Suffield Village, the Hathaway House and Meals-on-Wheels.
She leaves her children, Mark and his wife, Lillian Bigelow of St. Johnsbury, VT; Peter and his wife, Lynn Bigelow of Valley Forge, PA; and Ellen Teresa Sears of Manchester, NH; a sister, Marguerite Gaul of Ridgewood, NJ; a sister-in-law, Frances Smith of Springfield, MA; nine grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers, John and Thomas Burke.
Family and friends may gather at the Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home, 443 East Street, Suffield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Sacred Heart Church, Suffield. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Springfield, MA. Her family will receive friends at the Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to the Village for Families and Children, 1680 Albany Ave., Hartford, CT 06015.
Published in the Hartford Courant on 10/18/2006.
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Record added: Oct 09, 2007
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