ABERLE, Althea (Ellis)
Althea (Ellis) Aberle, 82, of Vernon, died at her home on November 14, 2012, surrounded by her family. She was predeceased by her sweetheart and husband Emil Aberle, her daughter, Jeanne Sawicki , her parents; Harold and Maude Ellis, and her brother, Clifford Ellis. She leaves her children; Ken Aberle, Linda (Tom)Cooper, Lori Aberle , Chris (Lydia) Aberle , all of CT, Sarah Aberle (Dr. Steve Bates) of CA , son -in law Joe Sawicki and her sister-in-law Peggy Ellis. She leaves her grandchildren; Ken and Steve Aberle, Julie Potvin, Josh Sawicki, Shannon, Noah, Tomas, Jonathan, and Sarahann Cooper, Briana Nicholson, Laura Bates, and Brett and Brandon Aberle. She also leaves her great-grandchildren; Emma, Isabelle and Lily Aberle. Althea enjoyed being a wife and homemaker. She was blessed with a marriage based on love, honor, and respect. In addition to raising her six children and spending time with her beloved grand and great grandchildren, Althea's interests included; photography, aerobics, hiking, shopping, doll collecting, traveling, and tending her flower gardens.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, November 23 at Ladd-Turkington & Carmon Funeral Home, 551 Talcottville Road, Vernon. Final respects may be paid prior to the service at 12:30 p.m .Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice, 8 Keynote Dr., Vernon, CT 06066.