Bernadette Heyse

Heyse, Bernadette
Bernadette "Elaine" Lagor Heyse, 87, formerly of Bridgeport, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2012, at Carrick Glen Assisted Living Facility in Mt. Juliet, TN. Elaine was born in Winooski, VT; but was a lifelong resident of Bridgeport. She worked for Clancy, Kenny and Ford, and McNamara law firm for over 25 years as a file clerk. Elaine was a loving mother, grandmother, "great" grandmother, aunt and friend to everyone she met. Elaine was a lifelong member of St. Augustine's Cathedral Parish and served as the religious education coordinator for 30 years. She was also active in the Girl Scouts of America. Elaine was predeceased by her husband, Hugo G. "Bud" Heyse, her parents Leon and Mabel Lagor, four brothers, Albert, Clifford, Ernie and Rev. Joseph Lagor; three sisters, Cecilia Quick, and Irene and Marion Lagor, and her daughters Cynthia and Patricia Ann Heyse. She leaves to cherish her memory three daughters: Heather Heyse of Mt. Juliet, TN; Holly Clouatre of Lebanon, TN; Christine Heyse and her husband Dave Santanello of Mt. Juliet, TN; and one son, Jeffrey Heyse and his wife Jill, of Saint John's, FL; ten grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; seven great- grandchildren, and many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Friends are invited to attend her Funeral on Friday at 10:30 AM at St. Augustine's Cathedral, Bridgeport for a Mas of Christian Burial. Interment will be in St. Michael's Cemetery Stratford. Friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 7 PM at the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Ave, Bridgeport. To leave a condolence on line go to www.


Published in Connecticut Post from Dec. 5 to Dec. 6, 2012