Joan B. (Bartlett) Farrell

Joan B. (Bartlett) Farrell, 73, of Enfield, entered peacefully into eternal rest on Friday, July 25, 2014, at Evergreen Healthcare Center in Stafford Springs.

She was born on Aug. 14, 1940, daughter of the late Clifford and Pauline (Dawiczyk) Bartlett, and had resided in Enfield for the past 37 years. She was formerly employed with Pratt & Whitney, but her main focus in life was caring for her family and home. Joan was a member of Crossroads Ministries in Chicopee, Massachusetts, and the National Honor Society. In her leisure time she enjoyed crocheting, gardening, and doing Sudoku puzzles.

Joan is survived by her beloved husband of 55 years, Paul J. Farrell; her loving son, Mark Farrell, and his wife, Robin Fisher, of Somers; her two sisters, Pauline Eselby of Harwinton, and Patricia Kleninoski of Torrington; many brothers and sisters-in law; along with many nieces and nephews and their families.

Relatives and friends may gather with her family during calling hours on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Browne Memorial Funeral Chapels, 43 Shaker Road, Enfield. Her funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, with the Rev. Anthony Cicero officiating at the funeral home followed by interment in the Hazardville Cemetery in Enfield.

Memorial donations in her memory may be made to the . To leave an online condolence message, directions, or more information visit

Funeral Home

Browne Funeral Chapels
43 Shaker Road Enfield, CT 06082
(860) 745-3115

Published in Journal Inquirer from July 28 to Aug. 1, 2014