Lorraine C. FERGUSON
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WINDSOR, CONN. - Lorraine C. Ferguson, 91, of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Philip T. Ferguson, died peacefully on Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford.
She was born on June 7, 1920, in Newport News, Va., daughter of the late Clyde and Bessie (Whitney) Clifton. Lorraine was a graduate of Newport News High School with the class of 1937. A resident of Windsor, for over 50 years, she was a communicant of St. Patrick-St. Anthony Church in Hartford. Lorraine was an avid Boston Red Sox fan and longtime season ticket holder. She loved to read, crochet, work with home decorating and make crafts. Lorraine also had a love of the arts, which included opera and classical music. A kind, caring and loving mother, grandmother and friend, she will be greatly missed.
She leaves her children, Kathleen Bruyette and her husband, Leo of Exeter, N.H., Jane Whitney Ferguson of Pawtucket, R.I., Thomas M. Ferguson of Boise, Idaho, and Peter E. Ferguson and his wife, Alison of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; six grandchildren, Michael Bruyette and his wife, Kristin, Lauren and Nicole Bruyette, and Dylan, Elizabeth and Philip Ferguson, many nieces and nephews. She also leaves her lifelong best friend, Agnes O'Shea of Windsor; and her faithful caregiver, Galla Pinachyan.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Jack Clifton.
Her family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at St. Patrick-St. Anthony Church, 285 Church St., Hartford, Conn. Burial will follow in Windsor Veteran's Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or American Heart Association, 1 Union St., Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691-4183.
Please visit us at www.carmonfuneralhome.com for online condolences. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.


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Published in Daily Press from Jan. 5 to Jan. 6, 2012.
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January 13, 2012
We are sorry to hear if Lorraine's passing. Tommy and Joey loved their grandmother very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Kathy, Jane and Peter.

Janet
Janet Ferguson
January 13, 2012
We are sorry to hear if Lorraine's passing. Tommy and Joey loved their grandmother very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Kathy, Jane and Peter.

Janet
Janet Ferguson
January 13, 2012
We are sorru to jear of Lorraine's passing. Tommy and Joey loved their grandmother, always remember that. Havimg lost,my,brother on the same day last year, I understand your grief.

Janet
Janet Ferguson
January 9, 2012
To the Ferguson family,

I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom
Carol Burns
January 9, 2012
May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.
American Heart Association
January 6, 2012
To the Ferguson family,

We are very sorry for your loss. We will miss her a great deal as we loved going over to spend time with her over the last nineteen years. The neighborhood won't be the same without her. We hope your memories of many great times spent together will bring you comfort during this sad time.

Love, John, Lynne, Tia and Rachel Conover
January 5, 2012
To the family of Lorraine Ferguson:
I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. May the God of all comfort help you during this difficult time.
2 Cor. 1: 3, 4
January 5, 2012
Kathy and Family,I am sorry to hear about the loss of your mother.
Jeannette Lamothe LeBlanc
January 4, 2012
To Kathy and all the Fergusons - you are in our thoughts and prayers and we are thinking of you. Love Jim, Phyllis, Jill, Eric, and Kim Bruyette
January 4, 2012
Our thoughts, prayers, and sympathy go out to Kathy Bruyette and her family on the loss of Kathy's Mom.
Deb and Rich McConnell
January 4, 2012
I just want to express my sympathy to you concerning the loss of your mother. I also want to express my sympathy to Galla for her loss.

With love,
Pam
January 4, 2012
With deepest sympathy during your time of mourning.
Carmon Funeral Homes, Inc.
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