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Doris Elsa McGlinchey

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Doris Elsa McGlinchey Obituary

Doris Elsa McGlinchey, of West Hartford passed peacefully on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the age of 86 at the St. Mary's Home in West Hartford. Born in Hartford, on February 26, 1928, Mrs. McGlinchey lived most of her childhood and adult life on the Boulevard in West Hartford. Doris was happily married to Harry McGlinchey and just celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on February 19. She graduated from Hall High School, was a lifelong member of the West Hartford United Methodist Church where she served on many of the church committees, and worked for many years for the Avon Public School System food services. In her retirement years, Doris spent a lot of her time enjoying her grandchildren, playing tennis with close friends, and trout fishing with her husband. Doris is preceded in death by her parents Harry and Elsa Wennberg, three sisters Harriet Fernquist, Betty Johnson and Barbara Foley. She is survived by her husband Harry McGlinchey, two sons; Douglas McGlinchey and wife Cindy of Lakeland FL, Craig McGlinchey and wife Donna of Moodus CT. Five grandchildren ; Jennifer Horvatin of Lakeland FL, Kimberly Nash of Hatfield PA and Nicole McGlinchey-Mayer of Punta Gorda FL, Darren McGlinchey and Jillian Jensen, both living in Louisville, Colorado, and two great grandchildren; Breeana and Braydon Horvatin. A Memorial Service will be held at the West Hartford United Methodist Church 1358 New Britain Ave. on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West Hartford United Methodist Church. Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home, West Hartford has care of arrangements. For online condolences and directions please visit www.taylorandmodeen.com

Published in The Hartford Courant from Apr. 12 to Apr. 13, 2014
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