Pearl (Banfield) Totten, 88, of Coventry, passed away on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at St. Joseph Living Center after a brief illness.
She was born in St. George's, Grenada, West Indies, on July 2, 1925, to the late Clarence and Adele Banfield. She is a World War II
veteran of the Royal British Army. Pearl was an advocate of family and children. She will be remembered for her letters she wrote to all of her family and kept them connected while they were living in all parts of the world. She also enjoyed doing cross-stitch projects for family and friends over the years.
Pearl was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister. She was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Christopher W. Totten; her daughter, Janice Daniels; her three brothers and her seven sisters. She is survived by son, Christopher M. Totten and wife, Jane, of Edmond, Okla.; daughter, Jennifer and husband, Kenneth M. Ray Sr., of Coventry; son-in-law, Ralph Daniels of Nashua, N.H.; daughter, Denyse Totten and husband, Rick Greenwood, of Concord, N.H.; 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; her sisters, Ailsa Smith of Leesburg, Fla., Rosemarie Banfield of Avon, Ohio; her brother, Harold Banfield of Ocean Reef, Australia, and many nieces and nephews. Pearl will be greatly missed by devoted neighbors and friends Cathy and Mark McCormick and family.
There will be a private family service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children,donate2shc.org
or St. Jude for Childrenwww.stjude.org