Stanley O. Backbom

Stanley O. Backbom, 84, of East Hartford, beloved husband of 59 years to Eleanor (Olsen) Backbom, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.

Stanley was born in Hartford, March 10, 1928, son of the late Oscar and Elizabeth Backbom. He resided in East Hartford for more than 55 years, and prior to retiring was a baker, working at Waldbaum and the former Viking Baking Co.

In addition to his loving wife, Stanley is survived by a son, Eric S. Backbom, and his wife, Leslie, of Manchester.

Funeral services will be private.

There are no calling hours.

Holmes Funeral Home, Manchester, is in care of arrangements.

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Funeral Home

Holmes Funeral Home
400 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-2441

Published in Journal Inquirer from Feb. 4 to Feb. 8, 2013