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“To Family, well always love Bro. Rudy May he Continue to rest in peace,We truly miss him, Phillips Nurses unit ”
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“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
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“Verine , I was so sorry to hear about your father . You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Fondly. Elizabeth ...Read More ยป
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“To Salmon Family, Our CondolencesRIP! Bro Rudy, ”
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Rudolph Salmon, 91, of Hartford, beloved husband of Classie Salmon, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Born in Manchester, Jamaica, W.I. on January 10, 1927, he was the son of the late Gibson and Pauline (Williams) Salmon. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers and one sister. Rudy, as he was known, had been a Hartford resident for over 70 years. He retired from Colt's Manufacturing Company after many years of service, and also worked for the Hartford Board of Education. Rudy was a long-time member of the Phillips Metropolitan CME Church in Hartford, where he served as an usher. He was also a long-time member of the Caribbean American Society in Hartford. Rudy was an avid Boston Red Sox fan, enjoyed watching the WWE, and playing the lotto, but his true passion was his family who will miss him dearly. Besides his wife, he is survived by and was the loving father and grandfather to Jennifer Llewellyn and her husband Delroy of Bloomfield, Verine Hoshing and her husband Charles of Bloomfield, and his granddaughters Nikki Hoshing, Nichelle Llewellyn, and Olivia Hoshing; his stepsons Aaron Davis of Bloomfield, and Brian Irving and his wife Barbara of Florida; his stepdaughters Sandra Irving of Bloomfield and Carolyn Irving of Bloomfield; his seven stepgrandchildren, eight stepgreat-grandchildren, and three godchildren. Rudy also leaves behind a host of family members including cherished nieces, nephews, and cousins, his church family, and dear friends. A celebration of his life will be held at 10 AM Saturday, June 16 at the Phillips Metropolitan CME Church, 2500 Main St. in Hartford, CT. followed by burial in Mount St. Benedict Cemetery in Bloomfield. His family will receive friends prior to the service from 9 AM to 10 AM.