Obituary: Audrey Gendron


OXFORD — Audrey Gendron, 82, the wife of Bernard Gendron, died peacefully Feb. 1, 2019 at Griffin Hospital.

Audrey was born on Aug. 27, 1936 in Waterbury, daughter of the late Donald and Agnes Fellows. Audrey lived in Oxford for the past 12 years, having lived most of her life in Naugatuck. She was formerly the part owner of Valley Motor Trailer Sales and was an avid quilter and Volkswagen memorabilia collector.

In addition to Bernard, her husband of 65 years, Audrey is survived by her daughters, Nancy Wright (Ken), Deborah Martin (Richard), Donna Moran and Lisa Gendron-Bioski (Robert); her five grandchildren, including Dawn Nassra (Oliver) and Cassandra Maximenko (Michael); her great-grandchildren, including AJ Nassra and Ella Audrey Nassra; her brother, Robert Fellows; her former sons-in-law, Buzz Devine and Dennis Moran; and several nephews. In addition to her parents, Audrey was predeceased by her brothers, Ronald Fellows and Donald Fellows.

All services are private and are entrusted to the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck.

In lieu of flowers and to honor Audrey’s memory, donations can be made to Cat Depot, 2542 17th Street, Sarasota, FL 34234.

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