Barbara E. Albasi

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Barbara E. Albasi, 88, of Bolton, beloved wife of 64 years to Louis Albasi, died Monday, May 12, 2014, at Crestfield Nursing Home in Manchester.

Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late George and Elaine (Hitchen) Johnson. She had worked at Cheney Mills for many years before owning and operating Albasi Greenhouses with her husband for over 40 years.

Besides her husband, she is survived by her beloved daughter, Amy Albasi LaForge, and her husband, David LaForge, of Manchester; her sister-in-law, Olga Lorentzen; and nephews, Brad Johnson, Jeff Johnson, Steven Albasi, and his wife, Kathy, Billy Lorentzen, and Carl Lorentzen, and his wife, Ruth. She was predeceased by a nephew, Edwin Albasi Jr.

All family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service on Saturday, May 17, at 11 a.m. at the John F. Tierney Funeral Home, 219 W. Center St., Manchester, followed by burial in Bolton Center Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, May 16, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from May 14 to May 18, 2014