Margaret P. Daunt, 95, formerly of Manchester and East Hartford, beloved wife of the late Arthur L. Daunt, died peacefully Monday, May 20, 2013, at Riverside Healthcare Center in East Hartford.
She was born July 9, 1917, in West Pittston, Pa., beloved daughter of the late Anthony and Mary (Mercincavg) Petrosky, and had lived in East Hartford for many years before moving to Manchester in 1958. Margaret was a communicant of St. James Church in Manchester.
She is survived by four children, Michael Daunt Sr., and his wife, Cathy, of Douglasville, Ga., Stephen A. Daunt Sr., and his wife, Judith, of Manchester, Marianne Judson, and her husband, Donald, of Gilbert, Ariz., Linda Larsen, and her husband, Harry, of Phoenix, Ariz.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Margaret was predeceased by her brother, Vincent Petrosky.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May, 24, 2013, at 9:15 a.m. at the Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 896 Main St., Manchester. Burial will be in St. James Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
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