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“Kim and FamilyWe are so sorry to hear of Brenda's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Much Love to you all.Tracey and Bill Rand ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Tracey Rand - Windsor Locks, CT

“In My PocketI have memories in my pocket.They rattle among the change.My memories of you are treasures I carry wherever I go.They are stored in bits...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Tracey Rand - Windsor Locks, CT

“My sympathies and condolences for the loss of a great daughter, sister, mother, wife, and friend to all those knew her. May Brenda rest in peace. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Terri Slipski Sydoriak - Windsor, CT

“John,Sorry to read about Brenda. Praying for you and your son much. Take care,Mark Bolasevich ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“JOHN, SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR WIFE, PLEASE TAKE CARE. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: BRUCE HEEBER - CONWAY, SC

“Cavanagh and family, please know you are all in our thoughts and we are truly sorry for your loss, keep the good memories close to your heart and use...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Stephanie Dodge

“A great person and neighbor! Our deepest sympathies go out to John, and John-John. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Brendan Stratton - Windsor, CT

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Annie Horne - NC


Brenda (Janssen) Cavanagh, 55, of Windsor, wife of John F. Cavanagh, passed away Saturday, September 10, 2016. Born in Hartford, daughter of the late Herbert Janssen and Carol (Martin) Janssen of Windsor she lived in Windsor most of her life. Her love for her family was second to none. She volunteered at St. Joseph Church with 1st and 2nd year catechism classes and was a mother's assistant at the Poquonock School and was employed as an administrative assistant at JF Kennedy School for several years. She loved the outdoors; camping, hiking, and traveling by motorcycle around the country. The Garden of the Gods in CO was one of her favorite places to visit. She was a Dale Ernhart, Sr. fan and was a frequent winner at local turkey shoots. She loved to work in her flower garden and care for her German Shepard's; Mandy, Sampson, Samantha, and little Toby and Jack. Besides her husband John and mother Carol; she leaves her beloved son John C. Cavanagh of Windsor and her sister Kimberly Janssen of Windsor. Her family will receive friends Thursday, September 15, 2016 from 5-8 pm at the Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Avenue, Poquonock section of Windsor. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, September 16, 2016, 10 am directly at St. Joseph Church, 1437 Poquonock Avenue, Windsor. Burial will follow in St.Joseph Cemetery. Contributions may be made to FIDELCO because of her love for German Shepherds.