Ella Mary Fortin  May 5 1929

Ella Mary Fortin May 5 1929December 15 2022

Browse the obituary of Ella Mary Fortin May 5 1929 December 15 2022 residing in Plainfield, Connecticut for funeral burial details. Write a message of sympathy or a last tribute to perpetue the friendship thread

May 5 1929 December 15 2022
Obituary Please share a memory of Ella to include in a keepsake book for family and friends. View Tribute Book Ella Mary Fortin, 93, of Danielson, passed away at UMASS Hospital in Worcester, MA Thursday December 15, 2022. She was born in Danielson, May 5, 1929, daughter of the late Fred and Sophia (Young) Bodo. Ella was the beloved wife of Germain “Foxy” Fortin for 37 years until his passing. For their honeymoon, they attended a New York Yankees game, and it was then that she became a lifelong fan of the team. Ella was also a lifetime member of St. James Church having attended school there as a child. Family was everything to her. She was a dedicated supporter of her husband who coached the basketball and baseball teams there for many years. She could always be seen in the stands cheering on her children and grandchildren at various sporting events. In her later years, Ella enjoyed gambling at the local casinos. She worked at Novelty Textile for 10+ years. She is survived by her children Catherine Nicholson, Susan Crowley (Dave), Joanne Martunas (John), Judith LaRoche (Bob), Michael (Rhonda) and Jeffrey (Jo-Ann). Grandchildren Ron Vargas, Jr. (Carrie), Kevin G. Nicholson, Bridgitte Dubeau (Jonny D), Scott Germain Nicholson (Melissa), Brittany Reynolds (Brad), Mike Fortin, Jonathan Fox Flynn, Candice Fortin, Kyle Fortin (Paige) and Joshua Fortin (Kayla). Great grandchildren Payton Ella Fitzgerald, Sienna Nicholson, Chase Nicholson, Ashton Dubeau, Jaxsen Fox Burdick, Noah Fortin and Mila Fortin. Ella had many Step-Grands and Greats as well as nieces, nephews, & friends. Besides her parents and husband, Ella was predeceased by her sister, Pearl Sawyer, brother, Sonny Bodo, Son-in-law Glenn Nicholson and Granddaughter Heidi Nicholson. Calling hours will be held in Tillinghast Funeral Home 433 Main St. Danielson, CT on Sunday December 18, 2022 from 6-9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. James Church, Danielson on Monday December 19, 2022 at 11 AM followed by a graveside service at Owen Bell Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Owen Bell Park Beautification Fund – Killingly Recreation Department, 172 Main Street, Danielson, CT 06239. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ella, please visit our floral store. Read more

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Ella Mary Fortin May 5 1929 December 15 2022.

Tillinghast Funeral Homes

Death notice for the town of: Plainfield, state: Connecticut

death notice Ella Mary Fortin May 5 1929 December 15 2022

obituary notice Ella Mary Fortin May 5 1929 December 15 2022

Posted in Connecticut, Plainfield, Tillinghast Funeral Homes and tagged .


Post a message of sympathy, your message will be posted publicly on the page

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please note that any personal information such as civic address, e-mail, phone number will be removed from your message of sympathy, in order to protect your private life. In addition, any messages containing non-respectful comments or using inappropriate language or any form of advertising, will also be removed.