Laureen Ruth Lisena

  • Died: October 16, 2016
  • Location: Tolland, Connecticut

Ladd-Turkington & Carmon Funeral Home

551 Talcottville Road
Route 83
Vernon, CT 06066

Tel. (860) 875-3536

Tribute & Message From The Family

Laureen Ruth (Lessig) Lisena, 69, of Tolland loving wife of 38 years to Ralph A. Lisena, Jr., passed away at her home on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Born in Rockville, the daughter of Ruth (Taylor) Lessig of Rockville and the late Carlton Lessig, she grew up and lived in Rockville and Manchester before moving to Tolland 38 years ago. She was a graduate of Rockville High School, Class of 1965. Laureen enjoyed feeding and watching the birds in her yard. She was a loving and devoted wife, sister and friend who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. In addition to her husband, and her mother, she is survived by her sister, Nancy Trinks and her husband Steven of Rockville, her lifelong friend, Carol Mitchell of Rockville, her sister-in-law, Mary Re and her husband Conrad of North Merrick, NY, her beloved dog, Emma, and many extended family and dear friends. Her family will receive friends for calling hours on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 5 – 8 p.m. with a celebration of life service beginning at 8 p.m. at the Ladd-Turkington & Carmon Funeral Home, 551 Talcottville Road (Route 83), Vernon. Burial will be private and at the convenience of her family. Memorial donations in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For online condolences and guest book, please visit


Condolence & Memory Journal

I still think of you! RIP my sweet friend!

Posted by Donna McMahon - Vernon, CT - friend   October 12, 2019

I'm sorry for your loss Ralph and family. Many good times at all the NSRA shows and on visits up to Conn. and Pa. We had fun and I will never forget that. Les

Posted by Leslie Snyder    October 20, 2016

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss, our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.


Karen & Craig Meads

Posted by Craig Meads - Springfield, MO - Friend   October 19, 2016

My wife and I would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family over the loss of your wife Laureen. You will remain in our prayers

Posted by Tom Gormley    October 19, 2016

With sympathy during this difficult time.

Posted by Ladd-Turkington & Carmon Funeral Home - Vernon, CT   October 19, 2016

Dear Ralph and family, Our thoughts are with you at this time. The many memories and the good times will be with us always. Laureen will always be in our hearts. May she rest in peace.

Posted by Richie & Luisa Grogan - Old Lyme, CT   October 18, 2016

We were deeply saddened to learn of Laureen's passing. We shared many laughs and fun times during the years as I did her nails. She will be greatly missed. My heart goes out to you Ralph, you are in our heart and prayers in this difficult time. RIP sweet Laureen you touched my heart and it was a pleasure knowing you.
Donna and David McMahon of Vernon CT

Posted by A friend   October 18, 2016

Ralph our hearts are sad we offer our sincere sympathies to you and to Laureen's family. Keep remembering our times we spent together and our talks on the phone. Will keep her and you all in our prayers

Posted by Rose & Roger Latour - Glastonbury, CT   October 18, 2016