Stephen Wilmot Obituary

Stephen  Wilmot
Stephen Wilmot

February 24, 1994 - February 22, 2018
Born in New London
Resided in Uncasville, Connecticut


Stephen Wilmot
Uncasville- Stephen Richard Davis Wilmot, 23, of Uncasville, passed away Thursday morning February 22, 2018 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Stephen died at the scene of the accident and was pronounced at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital.
He was born in New London on February 24, 1994. He attended St. Mary Star of the Sea School in New London. His family relocated to Ft. Wayne, Indiana, where he then attended Bishop Dwanger High School, and graduated with honors. He was a member of the school’s concert and marching bands, and performed with the Dwanger drum corps. Stephen was an Eagle Scout. His Eagle project was to build a garden shrine at St. Anne’s Home & Retirement Community in Ft. Wayne in memory of his grandfather Richard “Pap” Cole. He and his grandpa were BINGO volunteers at St. Anne. Stephen was a Columbian Squire with the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Council of the Knights of Columbus in Niantic. Stephen was a long-time altar server
He is survived by his mother, Virginia Wilmot, and her partner, Chris Vara, of Uncasville; his grandmother Amy Cole of Waterford; aunt Tammy and uncle Sherman Stenson of Austin TX; aunt Gina and uncle Matt Pyzalski of Ledyard; and uncle Scott and aunt Claudia Cole of Westport MA. Stephen is also survived by his cousins Joshua, Jillian, and Alexis Cole; David, John and his wife, Hannah Stenson; and Ashley and Lily McCarthy.
He was predeceased by his grandpa, Richard “Pap” Cole, and his brother, Cole Dean Wilmot.
Calling hours are Monday from 5-7 PM at the Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home, 12 Ocean Ave., New London. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 11 AM at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, followed by interment in West Neck Cemetery, Waterford. Memorial contributions may be directed to

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Calling Hours
Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home
12 Ocean Avenue
New London, CT US 06320
Monday, February 26, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Mary Star of the Sea Church
10 Huntington Street
New London, CT US 06320
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
11:00 AM
West Neck Cemetery
Great Neck Road
Waterford, Connecticut United Statews 06385
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

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