Brenda Clemens (Gunning)
Brenda (Gunning) Clemens, 84, of Newington, beloved wife of 57 years to the late Edward J. Clemens, passed away peacefully at home, Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Brenda was born March 25, 1934 and raised in Hartford, the daughter of the late Bartholomew and Anna (Golden) Gunning. She worked for many years as an Administrative Assistant for United Healthcare and The Travelers Insurance Company. Brenda will be dearly missed and fondly remembered by her loving daughters and their spouses, Kathryn and Daniel D’Addeo of East Haddam, Nancy and Kevin McHugh of Glastonbury, and Mary and Lou Iacobucci of Rocky Hill; her six cherished grandchildren, Daniel and Lauren D’Addeo, Kelly and Brenna McHugh, and Krista and John Iacobucci; her sisters, Sheila Dumeer of Newington and Maura Mattieu and her husband, Robert of Newington, as well as several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Vida Kwaako for all her wonderful support. Friends and relatives may pay their respects to the family on Friday, June 1, 2018 from 4-7pm at the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 34 Beaver Rd., Wethersfield. Funeral procession from Farley Sullivan Funeral Home will be Saturday, June 2, 2018 beginning at 9am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial celebrating Brenda’s life at 10am in St Elizabeth Seton Church of St. Josephine Bakhita Parish 280 Brook St. Rocky Hill. Interment will follow the Mass in Holy Cross Cemetery (Section 2), 17 Wickham Rd., (at the intersection of Hebron Ave.) Glastonbury. The family requests in lieu of flowers. To extend online condolences, share a memory, and/or light a memorial candle, please visit farleysullivan.com.