Carolyn Gordon Obituary

Carolyn Jean Gordon
Carolyn Jean Gordon

September 3, 1942 - September 23, 2019
Born in New London
Resided in Waterford, Connecticut


Carolyn Gordon
Waterford-Carolyn Jean Gordon 77 of Waterford, passed away September 23, 2019 at Green Tree Manor after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born September 3, 1942 to the late Wallace R Beckwith and June Cavanaugh Beckwith. She was a graduate of New London High School. She was a school bus driver for 43 years. She married Richard Gordon April 1,1995, he survives her. She is also survived by three daughters, Jean Maynard/Jim of Uncasville, Donna Williams of Niantic, Carol Pond/Lyman of Quaker Hill, a son Reginald Hansen/Angela of East Hampton, Step daughter Katherine Falcone of New Jersey, a stepson Steven Gordon of New Jersey, brother James Beckwith/Linda of Tucson AZ, 30 grandchildren, great grandchilden, nieces, nephews and her best friend Carole Higgins. She is predeceased by a daughter Brenda Hansen Ike. The family would like to thank the support from Smilow Cancer Center, Green Tree Manor and Jordan Fire Co number 1. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to Smilow Cancer Center. Calling hours will be 5-7 PM Friday September 27, 2019 at the Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home, 12 Ocean Ave., New London. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 am on Saturday at St. Joseph’s Church, New London. There will be no procession from the funeral home. Interment will follow at Jordan Cemetery. Condolences may be shared on Carolyn’s memorial page at




Calling Hours
Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home
12 Ocean Avenue
New London, CT US 06320
Friday, September 27, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Joseph Church
17 Squire Street
New London, CT US 06320
Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00 AM
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Jordan Cemetery
240 Boston Post Road
Waterford, CT US 06385
Saturday, September 28, 2019

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