Euna Idris (Jervis) Coleridge, 83, of Bloomfield, beloved wife of Bishop Clarence Coleridge, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, November 25, 2017. Born in Guyana to the late Benjamin and Frances (Lamaison) Jervis, she came to the US at the age of 21 and lived in New York, Bridgeport and Trumbull before settling in Bloomfield over 12 years ago. Euna earned her Bachelors of Science from Hunter College, her Masters from Teacher's College, Columbia University and an honorary Doctorate from the Yale Divinity School. She taught chemistry at Central High School in Bridgeport for 28 years, retiring as the Head of the Science Dept. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Besides her husband Clarence of Bloomfield she is survived by her daughters, Cheryl Coleridge of Silver Spring, MD and Carolyn Coleridge of Los Angeles, CA; and her brother James Jervis, his wife Addie of Larchmont, NY and their daughters Astrid Jervis and Coco Jervis-Spitzman. A memorial service will be held at 11 AM Saturday, December 2 at Christ Church Cathedral, 45 Church St. Hartford. For online condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com
Published by Hartford Courant on Nov. 30, 2017.