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Emma Bilo Fengler

New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death 13 Jan 2017 (aged 97–98)
Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 175480217 · View Source
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SOUTHBURY — Emma (Bilo) Fengler, 97, formerly of Trumbull, died peacefully on Friday, January 13, 2017, at The Hearth in Southbury. She was the wife for 70 years of the late Edgar Fengler.
Emma was born in New Britain, the daughter of the late Frieda and Edward Bilo and was predeceased.

She was a member of the Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Trumbull where she had been active in the Dorcas Guild and Rock of Ages.

She retired after 18 years from the former Stevenson Lumber Co. where she worked in accounts receivable, after which, she and her husband traveled extensively throughout the U.S.
Emma took pride in her oil paintings and various types of art work, many crafts and was well known for her homemade pies, especially apple.
She was devoted to her family and delighted in spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, Gerald Fengler and his wife, Linda, of Fort Myers, Fla.; her daughter, Colette Kimball of Woodbury; her sister, Beverly Swanson and her husband, Inger, of Wethersfield, sister-in-law, Martha Bilo of West Hartford; six grandchildren, Dale Kimball, II, and his wife, Jean, Marc Fengler and his wife, Kelly, Stewart Kimball and his wife, Colette, Scott Fengler and his wife, Deanna, Brenda Kimball and Melissa Morris and her husband, Matt; seven great-grandchildren, Jessica, Tyler, Jakob, Hannah, Aubrey, Colton and Owen; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her brother, Kurt Bilo and her great-granddaughter, Samantha Kimball.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Keepsake staff at the Hearth for the wonderful care given to their mother for the past six years of her life and to the nurses and staff of Vitas during her final months.

Funeral services took place Monday, January 16, in Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Trumbull. Interment followed in Long Hill Burial Grounds, Trumbull.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 5995 Main St., Trumbull 06611.
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Posted in Obituaries on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 6:00 am.

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