Sandra Almeida

ALMEIDA Sandra (Sandy) Faith Almeida, age 51 of Stratford died Sunday, May 29, 2011 at St. Vincent's Medical Center after a short illness. She was the beloved wife of 31 years to Gregory Almeida. Born in Milford on June 2, 1959 she was a daughter to the late Fred Thompson and Alice Allen Thompson. Sandy was a devoted wife and mother who always put the needs of others before her own. She was a dedicated care giver to many children over the past 18 years at her home. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. In addition to her husband Greg, she is survived by her three children; Becky Hudzik and her husband David of Trumbull, Rachel Almeida of Milford and Ryan Almeida of Stratford. Her brothers, Fred Thompson of Florida, Roy Thompson of Stratford and William Thompson of Southbury; and one sister, Carol Hyndman of Huntington. She is also survived by her precious granddaughter Sophie and her soon to arrive grandson Aiden. Her niece and nephew, Canaan Fradette and Ciara Fradette and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and great nieces and nephews. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, June 4, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the Calvary Evangelical Free Church, Trumbull with Pastor Scott Craddock officiating. Interment will follow in the Union Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may greet the family on Friday from 4 to 8 pm at the Dennis & D'Arcy - Abriola & Kelemen Funeral Home, 2611 Main Street, Stratford. Donations in her memory may be made to the Calvary Evangelical Free Church, building fund, 498 White Plains Rd., Trumbull, CT 06611. To offer online condolences please visit

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Published in Connecticut Post from May 31 to June 3, 2011