January 27, 1918 ~ May 12, 2001
Branford-Barbara Eleanor Day, 83, passed away Saturday May 12, 2001 in Branford Hills Health Care after a brief illness. She was born in New Haven, January 27, 1918 a daughter of the late Lester S. and Amalia R. Naef Day and had lived on Vineyard Rd. in Hamden for 35 years before moving to Branford in 2000. Miss Day was a manager in the payroll department of the Southern New England Telephone Co. before retirement. She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers and was a volunteer with the American Red Cross. She is survived by a niece, Betsy A. Day of N.Y.C., a nephew, Brien T. Day of Branford, a great niece, Carrie Day, and a great nephew, Eric Day. She was predeceased by two brothers, Warren F. Day and Richard Day. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 15 at 11 am at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden. Friends may call Tuesday morning from 9-11am. Burial in Centerville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer's Assoc., 2911 Dixwell Ave., #104, Hamden, CT 06518.