Nancy E. Coleman

Born: Thu., Dec. 9, 1954
Died: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018


9:00 AM to 10:30 AM, Wed., Nov. 28, 2018
Location: Guilford Location

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 AM Wed., Nov. 28, 2018
Location: St. George Church

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Nancy E. Coleman, 63 of Guilford, CT passed away November 16, 2018.

Nancy was born December 9, 1954 to the late James J. and Mary (Fleming) Coleman, formerly of Guilford.

Nancy graduated from Guilford High School in 1972, Middlesex Community College in 1975 and Quinnipiac University in 1989 with a B.S. Degree.

She had a long career at Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield in North Haven before working in the North Branford School System and at Branford Hall. She was employed most recently at CT Orthopaedic in Wallingford.

Nancy was an active volunteer at St. George Roman Catholic Church for many years and was a lector, a Eucharistic Minister and was involved in the CCD program.

Nancy was drawn deeper into her Catholic faith by joining the Lay Fraternities of St. Dominic. In spring, 2018, she made her first set of promises as a Lay Member of the Order of Preachers.

She is survived by her brothers and their families, Michael and Kathy Coleman of Wallingford, Thomas of Portland, CT, William (Bill) and Jenni of Suwanee, GA and John and Cindy Coleman of Plantsville.

She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her brother Robert.

Friends are invited to attend calling hours at Hawley Lincoln Funeral Home, 1315 Boston Post Road, Guilford from 9:00 – 10:30 on Wednesday, November 28. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. at St. George Church, 33 Whitfield Street, Guilford, followed by a prayer ceremony at St. George cemetery.

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In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to American Cancer Society, 825 Brook Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.


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Nancy Maisonet
   Posted Mon November 26, 2018
My thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Nancy will be missed -RIP

Anthony Odejimi
   Posted Mon November 26, 2018
My heartfelt sympathies to the Coleman family for the passing of Nancy Coleman. May the Good Lord accept her soul and comfort her family.

   Posted Tue November 27, 2018
My heartfelt sorrow in the loss of my friend Nancy. She will be sorely missed by so many. May she Rest In Peace, I know she is in Heaven wrapped in Our Lord’s arms. My deepest sympathies to all her family and friends.

Tanya Hindle
   Posted Wed November 28, 2018
My deepest condolences to Nancy's family. I will always be grateful for the knowledge she gave me as an instructor at Branford Hall. She will truly be missed.

Susan Derbacher
   Posted Mon December 10, 2018
Sending my thoughts & prayers to Nancy's family & close friends. I worked with her for many years at Anthem BC & BS. She greeted everyone with a smile & a kind word. My sympathy to all. Susan

Marybeth Bernacchia
   Posted Tue December 11, 2018
I was saddened to read of Nancy's recent passing. I will always remember the NYC bus trips she put together for Blue Cross, she was such a good leader on those hilarious trips. I will miss her funny little quips to me on FaceBook. May she rest in peace.