November 22, 1922 ~ July 1, 2003
In East Haven, July 1, 2003, Cecile Murphy Priester, 81, of Lily Ln., Wallingford, formerly of East Haven, wife of the late Armound B. Priester, mother of Paulette P. Tosetti of East Haven and Wallace W. Priester of Windsor, SC, grandmother of Warren and Robert Priester of SC and Sharon Tosetti-Vinci of East Haven, great-grandmother of Kayla, Haley and Summer of SC. She was predeceased by a sister, Doris Jensen. Cecile was born in New Haven, Nov. 22, 1922 a daughter of the late Edward and Pauline Daviau Murphy. Years ago she had worked at Shick Razor Co. of Milford. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, Sat. July 5, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Clare Church, 234 Coe Ave., East Haven at 10 a.m. Friends may call Saturday from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Interment in All Saints Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1004, Meriden, CT 06450.