MERIDEN - Jane Louise Cardinal Daniels, 65, of South Meriden, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, peacefully at her home surrounded by her beloved family after a 12 year battle with cancer.
Jane was born in Waterbury, Nov. 18, 1947, a daughter of the late Elmer and Anna Thomas Cardinal, she was a Meriden resident for many years. She had been employed by the United States Postal Service in Sou-thington for more than 24 years and was deeply devoted in her Catholic faith. Jane was a friend of Bill W. and had touched many hearts and will be loved forever by her family and friends.
She is survived by her daughter, Ann Lavigne and her husband, Jeff, of South Meriden; her son, Howard Daniels III and his wife, Ellen, of Wallingford; her grandchildren, Mark Folkman, Casey Folkman, Courtney Harper and her husband, Lewis, Christina Lavigne, Erika Daniels, Amber Collins and her husband, Austin, and Tim Lavigne; her great-grandchildren, Matthew Harper, Adam Harper, Landon Harper, Olivia Rivera and Eden Collins; her sisters, Dolly Conway and her husband, Frannie, of Prospect, Mary Ann Landry and her husband, Armand, of Waterbury, Roseanne Carroll and her husband, Mark, of Watertown, Linda Crumbley, of Wolcott and Sandra Plourde and her husband, Joe, of Torrington; her brothers, Francis and Maria Cardinal, of Prospect, Donald Cardinal, of Waterbury, Robert Cardinal, of Kentucky, and Raymond Cardinal, of Waterbury; her god-mother, Zita Thomas, of Naugatuck, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Joseph Cardinal.
Her family will receive relatives and friends at The Wallingford Funeral Home 809 North Main St., Ext., Wal-lingford, Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral services and burial in Walnut Grove Cemetery will be private. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be sent to the family care of the funeral home. www.wallingfordfh.com