Pfeffer, Elsie Robinson Elsie Robinson Pfeffer, age 95, of Hamden, passed away Jan. 3, 2009. Elsie was married in 1935 to William F. Pfeffer, who passed away in 2003. Born in Plaistow, NH on Sept. 6, 1913, she was a daughter of the late Harry Francis & Jessie Williams Robinson. She is survived by her sons, William H (wife Marjorie) Pfeffer of Hamden & Ronald F. (wife Noreen) Pfeffer of Springfield, MA; grandchildren, Christopher William Pfeffer of Hamden, Heidi A. (husband Christopher) Wayne of North Haven & Richard L. Pfeffer of Springfield; great grandson Christopher William Pfeffer Jr; sisters, Amy Robinson, Mary Robinson, Dorothy McDonough all of Plaistow, NH & Marjorie Burnett of Danville, NH. Elsie was predeceased by her granddaughter Megan Power & sisters, Charlotte Orland, Iva Caputo, Edith Teague, Ruth Robinson, Elizabeth Senter, Catherine Foster & brothers, Harry & Orra Robinson. A Hamden resident over 63 years, Elsie was a former member of the Whitneyville Congregational Church & it's Women's Club for over 40 years, past president of Whitneyville Women's Fellowship Club, volunteer at the Red Cross for 52 years, volunteer at Farnham Court Daycare Center and a present member of the Mt. Carmel Congregational Church. Her funeral will leave from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009 at 9:15 AM, with a Service at 10 am in Mt. Carmel Congregational Church, followed by her interment in Whitneyville Cemetery. Friends may visit with her family at the funeral home on Friday from 5 to 8 PM. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Mt. Carmel Congregational Church- 3284 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT 06518.

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  1. Elsie, To all of her family, I send my deepest sympathies. Elsie was a loving woman full of live and love. One of my fondest memories growing up is visiting .Aunt. Elsie and .Uncle. Bill during Christmas time and trying to eat as many delicious Christmas cookies as possible. She will truly be missed.

  2. I am so sorry Bill and Ron and family.Aunt Elsie and Uncle Bill both have very special places in my heart. I remember so many wonderful stories and moments of both of them. Aunt Elsie always said that she was blessed and she was with kindness, spirit and faith. I will always be grateful that they were such a strong part of my life. Love, Marion

  3. Our deepest sympathies go out to the Pfeffer family. I’ve known Mrs. P since I was a child when our families all went to Whitneyville Church. She was the sweetest lady. Our thought & prayers are with you all.

  4. We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Pfeffer. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy and may you find some comfort in knowing that she is now resting in peace.

  5. We Knew Elsie for a good number of years, and had some really good times at Church and at our group after Pairs and Spares. She was a good person. We are sorry for your loss.

  6. Elsie, To all of her family, I send my deepest sympathies. Elsie was a loving woman full of live and love. One of my fondest memories growing up is visiting .Aunt. Elsie and .Uncle. Bill during Christmas time and trying to eat as many delicious Christmas cookies as possible. She will truly be missed.

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