Barbara Salls Obituary

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Barbara K. Salls

August 29, 1927 - January 20, 2013
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Barbara K. Salls, 85, of East Hartford, passed away peacefully on January 20, 2013. Barbara was born August 29, 1927 in Portland, ME., to the late John and Katherine (Gonyea) MacPherson, she was the loving wife of the late Frank Allison and the late Robert Salls. In her younger years, Barbara was a champion roller-skater at the Hartford Skating Palace, where she met her beloved Frank. She was employed by local banquet facilities including Marco Polo, AAA Diner, and Howard Johnson. She loved BINGO and could be found any night of the week with cards in front of her ready to play! Barbara is survived by her loving children, Kirk Allison...
Barbara K. Salls, 85, of East Hartford, passed away peacefully on January 20, 2013. Barbara was born August 29, 1927 in Portland, ME., to the late John and Katherine (Gonyea) MacPherson, she was the loving wife of the late Frank Allison and the late Robert Salls.
In her younger years, Barbara was a champion roller-skater at the Hartford Skating Palace, where she met her beloved Frank. She was employed by local banquet facilities including Marco Polo, AAA Diner, and Howard Johnson. She loved BINGO and could be found any night of the week with cards in front of her ready to play!
Barbara is survived by her loving children, Kirk Allison and his fiancé Mary Shea of East Hartford, Frank Allison of Hartford, Tracy LaFountain and her husband Doug of East Hartford, and Jackie Allison of East Hartford, 7 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and a sister Carol Benjamin.
In addition to her parents and spouses, Barbara is predeceased by her 4 brothers and 2 sisters; Donald, Alvin, Sterling and Richard MacPherson, Phyllis Mantolesky, and Joyce Burghardt.
Friends and family are invited to attend calling hours to be held on Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 9am-11am., followed by a Funeral Service at 11am., all to take place at Newkirk and Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Avenue, East Hartford, CT. 06108. Burial to follow in Hillside Cemetery, East Hartford.
For tributes, online condolences or directions, please visit www.newkirkandwhitney.com

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