Helen M. Severance Darnow, 84, of New Fairfield, beloved wife of the late William Darnow, passed away peacefully at Filosa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Thursday, November 7, 2013.
Helen was born in Lansing, MI, daughter of the late Lyle E. and Catherine (Needham) Severance. She graduated from East Lansing High School and Michigan State University. She was a member of the New Fairfield Congregational Church, New Fairfield Senior Center and the Danbury Garden Club.
She is survived by her daughter Susan Darnow Aspesi and husband Paul of New Fairfield, her son John Darnow and wife Tamara of Superior, Colorado and her son Jamie Darnow and wife Theresa of Greenwich, her brother William Severance of West Grove, PA, her sisters Rosemary Severance of East Lansing, MI and Alice Woodall of Spanish Fort, AL, as well as her six grandchildren: Taylor, Justin and Nicholas Aspesi, Thomas and Alexander Darnow and Grace Darnow and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at New Fairfield Congregational Church, on Saturday morning, November 16, 2013, at 11:00 a.m., with burial to follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the New Fairfield Congregational Church on Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service.
Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, is in charge of arrangements.