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“Hey babeHappy anniversary, I'm up here in New Hampshire I've got all of the ornaments bought for all the kids and for the two Christmas trees. I miss...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Benson - South Windsor, CT

“Mom, Happy Birthday!!! You have been gone now for 3 birthdays. I miss you so much. I know you and Dawn were with us all yesterday, when we...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - Windsor Locks, CT

“Happy birthday babe miss you very much. Had a great day today all of our kids and grandkids ”
3 of 29 | Posted by: Bunky - Spouse

“I'm trying to keep busy day.I love you and miss you so much. ”
4 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Happy Mothers Day Mom. I love you and miss you so much everyday. Thank you for everything you have and do for all of us. ”
5 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - Windsor Locks, CT

“Good morning, babeIt's January 27th only 5 days to our unanniversary. 59 unanniversarys, seems like life time yet the first one feels like yesterday....Read More »
6 of 29 | Posted by: Papa

“Taking Dad to Willington Pizza today, before the snow hits. I know you would have loved to come with us. I have been thinking about you a lot...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - Windsor Locks, CT

“Mom,I know you with me when I was working on the binding for the baby quilt. It was great having you with me. I miss you so much. It has been hard...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - Windsor Locks, CT

“Getting so close to Christmas, miss you and Dawn so much I love you both ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: Bob

“Hi babe,Getting ready for our anniversary on the 1st my suitcase is already packed. It's only sept 24, i'm coming up in the ragtop we can go out...Read More »
10 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Benson

“I'll be down to talk to you and Dawn on Friday you both have been on my mind for about two weeks, miss you both so much. Me ”
11 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Benson

“Thinking of you while I'm watching fireworks tonight ”
12 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Benson - South Windsor

“Having the 4th of July picnic on the 6tth it's another party at our house. I know you will be with us. I hope that everyone knows that I have them...Read More »
13 of 29 | Posted by: Bunkie Benson - South Windsor

“Mom, Today is the day, I love you, and miss you. I wish you could be here today. I know that you will be watching us from above today. Megan will...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - daughter

“Mom, It's so hard without you right now. So many many times I need to talk to you, or just hear your voice. Hear your encouragement.. Megan...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Heather - Daughter

“Watching your Texans babe don't look good for them but the game is not over maybe you have more pull than I do ”
16 of 29 | Posted by: Bunkie Benson - CT

“Mom, We missed you tonight. We had a good time, but definitely missed you. We all knew you were there in spirit, after Dad told us about the...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Hi Babe All of the Christmas ornaments are wrapped and in a box I almost have Todd done need something for Wyatt and Alienna getting a pedicure for...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Bunkie

“Mom, Happy Thanksgiving, we missed you and Dawn today. It was hard this morning making rolls. I know It's Grammy's recipe,but I remember being...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Hi babe, I'm going to miss you and Dawn at the Thanksgiving table this year. It will be my first Thanksgiving with out you. It's going to be...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Bob Benson

“Mom, Someone else joined Nancy's Kindness Rocks today. There is now 60 members in your group. I know you can see the rocks that Dad is painting,...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Hi, Mom, miss you and love you. ”
22 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Mom,Today is your birthday. I love you very much and miss you tremendously. Enjoy your convertible car ride today, and your time with Dad. I'm...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: Heather Emmette - Windsor Locks, CT

“I am very sorry for our loss,I go way back with Nancy, a little girl. She was a sweet heart. She was like family, including her parents. She was my...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Patricia Carlson - Higganum, CT

“So saddened to hear of Nancy's passing. She was a dear sweet lady and wonderful friend to the Kelly family for many years. ”
25 of 29 | Posted by: Bill & Kim Kelly - Medina, OH

“Sarah and Josh:I was very sorry to hear of your grandmother's passing. May you find peace in your memories.Love You,Mary ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Mary Pippin - Tolland, CT

“My Condolences To The Family; I'm so sorry for your great loss. May all of the beautiful memories that you all shared with your loved one, bring...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR DEAR NANCY. MAY GOD HEAL YOUR BROKEN HEARTS. PS. 147:3.C.P.,LA. ”
28 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Our sincere sympathies for your loss. ”
29 of 29 | Posted by: Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home - CT


Nancy (Hutchins) Benson, 75, of South Windsor, beloved wife of Robert Benson, died unexpectedly on Monday, May 21, 2018 at Hartford Hospital. Nancy was born on July 27, 1942 in Hartford, CT, daughter of the late Erwin A. and Edith (Miller) Hutchins. Nancy grew up in East Hartford and was a graduate of East Hartford High School with the Class of 1960. She was married to the love of her life on October 1, 1960 and together they settled in South Windsor. Nancy had a passion and an amazing talent for quilting. She made quilts for her children, grandchildren and friends for many years. She also donated quilts to the Neonatal ICU units at several area hospitals. A kind, caring, loving, and devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and great grandmother, she will be dearly missed. Along with her husband Robert, of over 57 years, she leaves her daughters, Robin Fox and her husband Rick of W. Hartford, and Heather Emmette and her husband Todd of Windsor Locks; her sister, Betty Hoyt of Windsor Locks; her grandchildren, Megan Emmette, Nicole Corneau, Sarah Griswold, Lauren Corneau, Janis Emmette, and Joshua Griswold; and her great grandchildren, Anna, Wyatt, and Elaina. She was predeceased by her daughter, Dawn Marie Griswold. Her family will receive friends on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 6-8 p.m., at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd., South Windsor. A private memorial service will follow. Burial will be private at the request of her family. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Please visit us at www.carmonfuneralhome.com for online condolences and guest book.