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“We are so very sorry for your loss. She was such a kind and lovely lady. She is in Paradise now with the Lord.Les and Marcia Sindland ”
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Elizabeth (DeWolfe) Faye, 84, of East Hartland, beloved wife for 61 years of David L. Faye, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, in Avon. Born in Portland, ME on November 28, 1932, daughter of the late James C. and Doris (Greenlaw) DeWolfe, she was raised in Westbrook, ME and graduated as the Valedictorian of her class from Westbrook High School in 1951. After high school, she continued her education at Simmons College in Boston, MA and graduated with highest honors in 1955 receiving a Bachelors of Science in Dietetics and Institutional Management. After graduating from college, Elizabeth married her childhood sweetheart, David Faye and the young couple moved to Orono, ME while David completed his degree. Soon after, they moved to Connecticut and lived in Suffield for two years before settling in East Hartland in 1958. Elizabeth was a homemaker for 18 years as she raised her children and then returned to her career as a registered dietitian working in many long term care facilities throughout Connecticut. She was a member of the American Diatetic Association. Elizabeth was a fabulous baker and enjoyed making her specialties, congo bars, frosted chewies, and cherry gelatin salad, for her family and friends. While her daughters were growing up in East Hartland, she taught baking to the local Girl Scout troop. A devout Christian, Elizabeth attended Bethany Lutheran Brethren Church in East Hartland. Besides her husband, she leaves four children, Catherine E. Faye of Manchester, Bradley D. Faye of Winsted, Carolyn F. Swanson and her husband Patrick of Manassas Park, VA, and Susan F. Mastrangelo and her husband Edward of Granby; a brother, Thomas E. DeWolfe, Ph.D. and his wife Carolyn of Hampden-Sydney, VA; five grandchildren, David Mastrangelo, and Alexis, Elizabeth, Emily, and Ian Swanson; and a sister-in-law, Brenda Skillin and her husband David of Falmouth, ME. She was predeceased by a sister, Ellen Steere; and a brother-in-law, Harry Steere, Ph.D. Her family will receive friends on Friday, February 3, 4-7 p.m., at the Hayes-Huling & Carmon Funeral Home, 364 Salmon Brook St., Granby. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2 p.m., at the Bethany Lutheran Brethren Church, 116 Walnut Hill Rd., East Hartland. Burial will be in East Hartland Cemetery in the Spring. Memorial donations may be made to the Bethany Lutheran Brethren Church, P.O. Box 250, East Hartland, CT 06027.

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