Winifred Pierce Krohn(1916 - 2014)

Winifred Pierce Krohn Died - June 8, 2014 COLCHESTER - Winifred Pierce Krohn, 97 died Sunday June 8, 2014 at Harrington Court Colchester. She was the widow of Lester F. Pierce, and Walter Krohn. She was born in Amston, daughter of William F. and Lizzetta (Slater) Brehant. She graduated from the Willimantic State Teachers College in 1939 and was an educator in the Norwich School system for 33 and ½ years, until her retirement. She was a member of the 1st Congregational Church of Norwich, O.E.S. Sachem Chapter #57, the Norwich Grange and the National Retired Teachers Association, as well as the Connecticut Retired Teachers Association. She was also active in volunteer work. She is survived by four daughters Gail Tracy of Bozrah, Joan Seidel of Franklin, Nancy Nelson of Norwich, and Karen Bakoulis of Norwich, as well as 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Besides her husbands, she was predeceased by a brother and two sisters. Funeral Services will be Thursday June 12, 2014 at the Church and Allen Funeral Home 136 Sachem Street at 11:00 A.M. Burial will follow in Plains Cemetery Franklin. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in her name may be made to the Connecticut Chapter of the American Parkinsons Assoc. PO Box 718 Old Mystic, Ct 06372 or to the Vitas Hospice 628 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, CT 06033. Please visit to leave an online tribute or condolence.

Funeral Home

Church & Allen Funeral Service
136 Sachem Street Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 889-2374

Published in Norwich Bulletin on June 10, 2014