JESTER, TED Ted Jester of Hamden passed away in his home on Wednesday, February 13. He is predeceased by his parents, Harold and Jane, and is survived by his sister, Karen Clancy of Shelton and brother, Paul, of San Diego. He was a 1977 graduate of Hamden High School and a 1981 graduate of Bryant University, Smithfield, RI. After a career in dental products sales, Ted worked as a mail carrier for 19 years. In his spare time, Ted was a very avid golfer and bowler, and a member of the Knights of Columbus. His wake will be from 4 – 8 pm Friday, February 21 at Sisk Brothers Funeral Home at 3105 Whitney Avenue in Hamden. A funeral mass will be at St. Rita Church at 1620 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, at 10:30am Saturday. In lieu of flowers Ted’s siblings request that donations be made in Ted’s honor to a memorial fund set up with GiveForward.com, a very simple way to give. Go to gfwd.at/1mp2wO0. Thank you.
Published in The New Haven Register on Feb. 19, 2014