Peacefully in Hamden, Sept. 27, 2007, Barbara M. Wehner Gilmore, 85, devoted wife of Henry F. Gilmore of Grandview Ave., Hamden, mother of Patricia Burke of Hamden and Henry "Happy" and his wife, Lizz Gilmore of Hamden, sister of Joseph Wehner of North Haven, Francis "Duke" Wehner of Groton and Anna Lewis of West Haven and grandmother of Gary Burke of Colorado. She was predeceased by brothers, Edward, William and Walter Wehner. Barbara was born in New Haven, Nov. 13, 1921 daughter of the late William A. and Bertha Boehm Wehner. She had worked in the accounting department of the former Whitney Blake Co. and then Herlin Press. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, Monday, Oct. 1, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated in Blessed Sacrament Church at 10 a.m. Friends may call Sunday from 4 - 7 p.m. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery, Hamden. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Barbara's memory to The Partnerships Client Assistance Fund so others may benefit from the love and caring program at Partnerships, Partnerships Center for Adult Day Care, 3 Industrial Circle, Hamden, CT 06514.

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  1. Pat and Pop… Rich and I were so sorry to hear of your loss, and you are both in our thoughts and prayers. I hope in the coming days and weeks you are able to find solace in knowing that Barabara is with her Mother now, and at peace. With love and prayers Darcy and Rich

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