HELENE MANDELL BRONERWINE 1927-2013
Helene M. Bronerwine, 85, formerly of Norwich, CT. passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at her home in Pensacola, FL.
Helene was born in Norwich on April 20, 1927 to the late Benjamin and Goldie Mandell. In 1951 she married the love of her life, the late Calvin Bronerwine and together they had two daughters, Linda & Nancy. Helene loved spending summers with her family and friends at the Connecticut shore in Old Lyme, CT. She was a graduate of the Norwich Free Academy and Temple University School of Dental Hygiene. Helene was an avid Bridge and Mah Jong player, but her favorite pastime was shopping! She loved traveling the world with her husband, and spending winters in South Florida prior to moving to Pensacola.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda Allen and her husband Mike of Gulf Breeze, FL and Nancy Malley and her husband Michael of Granby, CT, and two special grandchildren, Jaime Allen and Rachel Malley. She also leaves behind a special Uncle and Aunt, Dr. Julius and Ann Segal of Norwich, and a special niece Amy Cohen of Los Angeles, CA. She was predeceased by her sister Miriam Cohen.
The family would like to recognize the staff at University Pines Retirement Community and her friends there, as well as Sacred Heart Cancer Center & Covenant Hospice.
Services were held on Friday, April 19 in Norwich, CT. Donations may be made to Covenant Hospice, 6479 Caroline St, Suite B, Milton, FL 32570.
WATERS & HIBBERT FUNERAL HOME is in charge of arrangements.