Obituary: Frances Landry, 89, of Milford

Frances Landry, age 89, of Milford, beloved wife of the late Arthur Landry, died on Sept 20, 2014.

Frances was born in New Haven on November 14, 1924 to the late Mr. and Mrs. William Leary.

Her family consisted of Mary (Umile) of New Haven and Kathryn (Gallagher) of Wethersfield, both deceased, and Joan (Jedynak) of Guilford. She was a graduate of Hill House High School and Southern CT State College. Her youthful activities included being an aircraft spotter in WWII and member of the Prince Street Players.

Married in 1954, she was the mother of Arthur (Shawn) of Milford, William (Ann) of Enfield and Kathy Ingallinera (David) of Alaska. She was a devoted grandmother of Andrew, Catherine and Colleen Landry (Enfield) and Mary and Margaret Landry (Milford). She also leaves several nieces and nephews.

She never missed mass until she was 88 and rarely missed a grandchild’s activity. She was a parishioner of St. Lawrence (West Haven), St. Thomas Becket (Cheshire) and St. Gabriel Church (Milford).

Friends and family are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, September 23rd at 10:30AM DIRECTLY in Saint Gabriel Church, 26 Broadway, Milford. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Samaritan’s Purse at

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