Barbara A. Connell-Fallon
Date of Passing:
Connell-Fallon, Barbara A. (Sorensen), 91, of Timberland Drive, Riverside, died peacefully on January 25, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late John Connell and the late Donald Fallon.
Born in New Haven, CT., a daughter of the late John N. and Lulu (Merwin) Sorensen, she lived in Riverside for 55 years. Barbara was raised and grew up in Woodbridge, CT. She also attended the University of Connecticut.
Mrs. Connell-Fallon was a teller at the former Old Stone Bank and a swimming instructor for many years.
Barbara was a member of the Hope Congregational Church and the Kendbrin Swim & Tennis Club where she was an instructor and an avid swimmer. She also was a member of various bowling and golfing leagues and enjoyed spending time with her loving family.
She is survived by two daughters, Lindsley Fallon Wessberg and her husband Cy Madrone of Santa Barbara, California and Pamela F. Macnie and her husband Mark of East Greenwich; a son, Scott D. Fallon and his wife Lauren of Orange, CT; five grandchildren, Kerry and his wife Kara Fallon, Matthew Macnie, Patrick Fallon, Sean Fallon and his wife Colleen and John Macnie; three great-grandchildren, Arden Fallon, Elora Fallon and Ellen Fallon; a sister, Dorothy “Bunny” Hine of Orange, CT and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Peter and John Sorensen.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Hope Congregational Church, Wampanoag Trail, East Providence on a date when those who loved her can gather safely.