Mary Leopoldine Bachand, 91, passed away on Tuesday September 13, 2016 at Apple Rehab of Middletown.
Mary was born on March 10, 1925 in Bristol a daughter of the late Albert George and Ruth Miriam (Large) Bachand.
Ms. Bachand, a lifelong Bristol resident, graduated from the Teacher’s College of Connecticut in 1947 and retired from Ivy Drive School in 1985.
She is survived by her brother David Bachand of Berlin, formerly of Bristol, and many cousins and nieces.
She was predeceased by her brother Albert Bachand Jr.
Her family would like to thank the staff of Worthington Manor, East Berlin for all the attentive care she received.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday morning, September 20, 2016 at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol/Forestville from 8:30AM until 9:30AM followed by a procession to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bristol for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM.
The burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.
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