Obituary: Sandra Ann Swan

BEACON FALLS — Sandra Ann Swan, 78, of Beacon Falls, died Thursday, March 3, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Sandra was born Jan. 5, 1937 in Waterbury, a daughter of the late Wilfred and Lillian (Johnson) Swan. She was a 1954 graduate of Waterbury Catholic High School, was retired from Region 16 school system where she had worked as a lunch aide at Algonquin School, formerly worked at the Homer D. Bronson Company in Beacon Falls, was a teacher at Blessed Sacrament School in Waterbury and was a communicant of St. Michaels Roman Catholic Church in Beacon Falls. She was a member of the Beacon Falls Senior Citizens, a former member of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Waterbury and volunteered at the Paradigm Health Care Centers in Prospect and Waterbury.

Sandra is survived by a sister-in-law, Sandra L. Swan of Beacon Falls; niece, Erin Swan; nephew, Brian Swan; grand-nieces, Olivia and Sydney; several other nieces and nephews; her dear friend, Letty Rek; and all of the wonderful friends that Sandra had during her years on Earth. She was predeceased by a brother, Kevin Swan; two sisters, Karen S. Swan and Joan M. Swan.

A funeral mass will be held on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 10 a.m. at St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, 25 Maple Ave., Beacon Falls. Family and friends are asked to please meet directly at the church. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Ansonia. Calling hours will be held at the Prospect Memorial Funeral Home on Sunday, March 6, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Beacon Hose Company #1 Ambulance, 35 North Main St., Beacon Falls, CT 06403.

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