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“So sorry to hear of the loss of Ethel. Such a wonderful and beautiful Lady who will be missed. My heart goes out to the family. Sending prayers...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Lea Belovich

“Ron & family So sorry about your loss. We've entered a tough time of our lives. My dad just passed May 10 and was looking for his obit & and found...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Ann

“Ethel was a very special lady, indeed! I had the pleasure of working with her at CSC, where she truly was the heart of the office. Her warm smile and...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Michelle Garman - Lovettsville, VA

“I ONLY HAD SEEN HER ON VARIOUS OCCASIONS VISITING CONNECTICUT BUT EVERY TIME SHE WAS ALWAYS DELIGHTFUL AND KIND. ANYBODY WHO HAD THE PLEASURE OF...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: LAWRENCE BARROS - LACONIA, NH

“Celeste, Ron and Tom,Your Mom was so special to all of us. What a wonderful legacy she leaves behind in the love that she bestowed on her entire...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Pintek - Cheshire, CT

“Ron, Celeste and Tom, I was saddened to hear of the loss of your Mom. I have so many memories of her helping out at St Emery's, the years she wrote...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Maryanne Panarese Vermillion - AZ

“I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. You have our heartfelt condolences at this time of sorrow. ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Vicky Danko/Klaff

“Wuennemann family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow! ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: David and Lina Dogali

“Our condolences to the Wuennemann family for your loss. May your Mom rest in peace. ”
9 of 24 | Posted by: William J Brady

“Ethel was beautiful, charming, energetic -- a wonderful colleague who brightened the halls of CSC. She was the first person that a guest would...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Louise Foerster - Darien, CT

“I worked with your Mom for many years at Weston Group. Those were the good old days. She was a wonderful woman. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Beadle - Fort Mill, SC

“Tom & Family,I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: Eleanor Schede - Fairfield, CT

“Ethel was so special to all of us who worked at Weston Group. One word that comes to mind is "comfort"... her smile, kind words, sense of humor and...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Janice Goeller - Greenwich, CT

“Ethel was a very special lady... always had our back and took care of us like a mother at Weston Group. Condolences to her family. She will be...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Kristin Freeman - Norwalk

“Tom and Jamie, I am so sorry to hear about your Mother's passing. She was a special lady with great spirit. ...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Betty O'Connell - Norwalk, CT

“Ron, Celeste and Tom:My heartfelt sympathies to all of you. I could not have asked for a better Godmother. The years growing up and all the things...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Gary Pintek - Port St. Lucie, FL

“I am so saddened to hear of this... I worked with Ethel for many years at Weston Group. She was our friend, confidante, our glue. Not to mention...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Tami Forcellina

“I have such fond memories of Ethel as our friendly and cake-baking receptionist at Weston Group! Sending my deepest condolences to your family. She...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Shira Honigstein

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Ethel, you were a wonderful lady. Thanks for raising such a wonderful children especially my BFF Celeste. So many wonderful memories of sleep overs...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Laura Naveken-Bader

“The sweetest woman. So very sad to hear of her passing. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Cindy Cowen - Newtown, CT

“My heartfelt condolences to Ethel's children and grandchildren. We all loved and appreciated her. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Douglas Edwards - Vista, CA

“Wuennemann Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this valley of pain, and sorrow. Your mom was a kind and loving woman, ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Lisa Paul Winkel

“Frieda and Ralph Barros ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: A friend


Ethel Ray Wuennemann, age 84, of Fairfield, wife of the late Ronald Brown Wuennemann, Sr., passed away peacefully on Friday, April 7, 2017. Born and raised in Bridgeport, daughter of the late John and Clara Evonits Ray, Ethel lived in Fairfield for most of her life. She had worked for Grants, Bullards, McKessons and most recently for the Weston Group of Westport until her retirement. Ethel was a devout catholic and very active parishioner of the Holy Cross Church, where she served on the Parish Council and Ladies Guild, was a church usher and lector as well as a willing volunteer for all church functions. In her youth, Ethel enjoyed playing softball and later traveling to Europe with her friends, watching Jai alai matches and the occasional trip to the casino. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend, she will be greatly missed. Survivors include her daughter Celeste Barros and her husband Robert of Cheshire, sons Ronald Wuennemann Jr and his wife Nancy of Woodbury and Thomas Wuennemann and his wife Jamie of Stratford. She leaves behind her precious grandchildren Ronald Wuennemann, III, Sarah Wuennemann Peschier, and Rachel and Margaret Patton and Anastasia and Tanner Barros and Lauren Kremheller and Marissa Wuennemann, a brother John Ray and his wife June of Danvers, MA as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters Anna Satmary and Helen Turey. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11 am DIRECTLY at Holy Cross Church, 750 Tahmore Dr., Fairfield with burial to follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Monday from 4-8 pm in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Rd., Fairfield Center. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Church. The Wuennemann family wishes to thank the nurses and nurses aides of the Chelsea unit of Cambridge Manor for the wonderful care that Ethel received during her stay. To sign an online register, purchase flowers or to get travel directions, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com