Dougherty Brothers Funeral Home
595 Norwich Road
Plainfield, CT 06374

Jean M. Brunsdon

1930 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Jean M. Brunsdon Obituary
Jean M. Brunsdon Oct. 6, 1930 - Jul. 20, 2014 PLAINFIELD - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jean M. Brunsdon of Plainfield. She passed away Sunday morning with her husband and family by her side. Jean, born on October 6, 1930, was the daughter of the late Margaret Forbes Adams and Horace M. Adams of Oneco. She attended local schools, graduating with the class of 1948. A devoted and loving woman, Jean was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was united in marriage with Albert E. Brunsdon on June 25, 1949; recently celebrating their 65th anniversary. They were blessed with two daughters, Maureen (James) Jensen of Canterbury and Kathleen (Lee) Farland of North Stonington; three grandsons, Brent (Sarah) Farland of Plainfield, Blake Farland of New Bedford and Brady (Kelly) Farland of Canterbury; one granddaughter, Nevi Jensen of Canterbury; and three great-grandchildren, Jaiden, Trenton and Kensie Farland of Plainfield. In addition to her husband and family above, she is also survived by two siblings, John D. Adams of Long Island, NY and Sheila Young of Oneco, as well as several nieces and nephews. Along with her parents, Jean was predeceased by her brother Joseph C. Adams. Jean took a lot of pride in her family, her home, and cared for all those with whom she crossed paths. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Jim and Pat Moon and their family of Plainfield. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 9:15 A.M. from Dougherty Bros. Funeral Home 595 Norwich Rd. Plainfield followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. in St. John the Apostle Church. Burial in All Hallows Cemetery. Visiting hours are Tuesday 5-8 P.M. The family would also request any donations be made to the local Hospice center in recognition of their care and assistance.
Published in Norwich Bulletin on July 21, 2014
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