Eleanor Powell

Eleanor J. Powell

1927 - 2014 PITTSFIELD Eleanor J. Powell, 87, a resident of Darien, Conn. and former Stamford, Conn. resident, passed away on Monday, June 2, 2014, at Stamford Hospital. Born on May 2, 1927, in Pittsfield, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Irene Hunt. Mrs. Powell worked as Governess for Andy Rooney. She was a member of Union Memorial Church in Stamford and belonged to the 60 Plus Club. She had a passion for crafts, loved camping and traveling, especially to Mohegan Sun and Atlantic City to play the slot machines, and loved visiting the coast of Maine. She is survived by her husband, Harold J. Powell of Darien, and two sons, Todd Powell of Pittsfield, Mass. and Glen J. Powell of Norwalk, Conn. FUNERAL NOTICE: The family will receive friends at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien, Conn. on Thursday, June 5, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Union Memorial Church, 58 Church Street, Stamford, Conn. on Friday, June 6, 2014, at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to , I-91 Tech Center, 825 Brook Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067 or National Spinal Cord Injury Association, 75-20 Astoria Blvd., Jackson Heights, NY 11370. www.lawrencefuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Edward Lawrence Funeral Home
2119 Post Rd Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-6127

Published in The Berkshire Eagle on June 4, 2014