NAUGATUCK — Wendy Dains, 53, passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015 at her home in Naugatuck after a short illness. She was the wife of the late Robert Dains Jr.
Wendy was born May 10, 1962 in Ware, Mass., the daughter of the late George and Lorraine (St. Laurence) Leas. She had been a Connecticut resident since 1989 and had worked for many years at the Naugatuck Stop and Shop as a customer service representative.
Wendy is survived by her brother, Gene Leas and his wife, Lois, of West Warren, Mass.; her sister, Lorena Gadbois and her husband, Raymond, of North Brookfield, Mass.; her longtime boyfriend, Ralph DiBenedetto of Naugatuck; eight nieces and nephews; 11 great-nieces and nephews and cousins.
Funeral services and burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Pine Grove Cemetery in Paxton, Mass., and there are no calling hours. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St., is assisting with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St Mary’s Elementary School, 59 South St., Ware, MA 01082.
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