Gmuer, Jeanette M.
Jeanette M. (Godwin) Gmuer, 93, of South Britain, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Danbury, CT.
Jeanette was born in Bronx, New York on May 29, 1920, daughter of the late Harold and Myrtle Godwin. She moved to South Britain in 1950, where she raised her family. She enjoyed playing cards, shopping, and getting together with her family and friends. She especially loved playing with her grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years, Frederick W. Gmuer, and seven siblings.
Jeanette is survived by her children, Thomas, and his wife Patricia, of Southbury; Loretta of Danbury; and William, and his wife Lori, of Southbury. She was predeceased by her son, Frederick W. and is survived by his wife, Susan, of New Milford. She was the loving grandmother of Scott, Lori, Jeffrey, Karen, Brittany, Marissa, Raymond, and Nicholas, and eleven great-grandchildren. In addition, she is survived by her three nephews, William, Chester, and Harry, whom she lovingly raised for four years, due to the untimely death of her brother's wife.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 910 Main Street South, Southbury, CT. Arrangements by Carpino Funeral Home, Southbury. For online condolences, please visit www.ca
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Filosa Recreation Fund, Filosa Convalescent Home, Inc., 13 Hakim Street, Danbury, CT 06810.