Priscilla Bonenfant Parr, of Farmington, passed away on Saturday, January 11th, 2014. Born on December 4, 1923 in Augusta Maine, to the late Alfred and Mary Bonenfant.
Priscilla and her late husband Roger, resided in Farmington. She was employed by the Department of Motor Vehicles in Wethersfield, retiring in 1986. She was an avid dancer and loved going to the Elks Lodge in Westbrook with her beloved husband, every Saturday night. Priscilla enjoyed bird and butterfly watching as well as tending to her roses and lilacs. She was a parishioner of St. Jerome's Church, and a loving and very devoted mother to her late daughters Lorraine and Roseanne.
Besides her husband and two daughters, she is predeceased by her two brothers Leo and Roland Bonenfant and her sister Geraldine Bonenfant. She leaves her sister-in-law Patricia of Farmington, and many nieces and nephews. The family is deeply grateful for the loving care given to her by her nephew, James "Jimmy" Bonenfant. She will be missed for her witty and straight forward personality.
Funeral Services will begin Friday, January 17, 2014 at 10am from New Britain Memorial Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Avenue, New Britain, followed by the funeral liturgy at 11am in Saint Jerome Church, New Britain. Burial will follow at the Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Visitation hours will be Thursday, January 16, 2014 from 5-7pm at the funeral home. Memorial donations, in her name, may be made to The Alzheimer's Association. For directions, please visit http://www.newbritainsagarino.com