Obituaries: Paul C. Hammell

Paul C. Hammell, 74, of Bristol, loving husband of the late Deleah (Pryor) Hammell, died Thursday, July 28, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford. Paul was born in Waterbury November 19, 1941 and was a son of the late Charles and Mable (Ouellette) Hammell. He resided in Bristol all his adult life coming from Waterbury. He was employed at the Nursing Care Center of Bristol for 19 years and also owned and operated Hammell Builders, building custom homes. Paul was a member of St. Ann Church, Bristol and enjoyed his winters in Cocoa Beach, FL. Paul is survived by three sons and a daughter-in-law, Charles P. Hammell, Robert T. and JoAnn Hammell, and Paul C. Hammell, Jr. all of Bristol; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Lee and Laurence Kolanko of Lumberton, NJ; five grandchildren, Alissa, Kimberly, Nicole, Katelyn, and Audrey; and several nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Ann Church, 215 West Street, Bristol, on Monday, August 1, 2016 at 10 A.M.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Avenue, Bristol, on Sunday between 4 and 7 P.M.  Memorial donations may be made to St. Ann Church, 180 Laurel Street, Bristol Connecticut 06010. Please visit Paul’s memorial web-site at www.FUNKFUNERALHOME.comobituary