Emma Elizabeth Lendroth of Hamden passed away after a courageous battle with Breast Cancer at the Hospital of Saint Raphael on April 20, 2009 . She was born March 12, 1922 , in Southbury to the late Earl and Helen Mitchell Becker. Wife of Fred G. Lendroth Jr. of Hamden . Emma was a homemaker, loving mother, grandmother, and avid oil and watercolor artist, a talented knitter and craft maker. A member of the Mt. Carmel Art Association and The Woman's Fellowship at the Dunbar United Church of Christ, her beloved church. Emma is survived by her loving husband Fred G. Lendroth Jr., daughters, Patricia Lendroth of Hamden , Virginia Dias and her husband Victor of Hamden, sons, Wayne Lendroth of Hamden , Mark Lendroth and his wife Martha of North Haven, Jeffrey Lendroth and his wife Kristen of Hamden, and Philip Lendroth and his wife Joann of New Haven. Blessed with 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Friday, April 24 at 11:15 a.m. followed by a Funeral Service at Dunbar United Church of Christ, 727 Benham St., Hamden, at 12 noon. Friends may visit with her family on Thursday evening at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Emma's name may be sent to The Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Gift Management Services, 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250 , Dallas , TX 75244 or The American Cancer Society, 538 Preston Ave. , Meriden , CT 06450 , or Dunbar United Church of Christ, www.dunbarchurch.com.

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  1. Dear Ginny and Family, I am sorry to hear of your loss. I hope all the happy memories you have will bring comfort to you and your family during the days ahead. Please know that you are in my prayers.

  2. Dear Ginny Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved mother. In time,tears and sadness will be replaced with smiles and laughter when you think of your Mom. Take solace in knowing she is with the Angels and forever watching over her loving family until you are all reunited again.

  3. DEAR MS.DIAS,DEVIN,AND FAMILY, OUR HEARTFELT CONDOLENCES DURING THIS EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TIME. WITH DEEPEST SYMPATHY, NANCY,JOHN,JASON,MARK FERRARO GR. 2 TEACHER-ST.STEPHEN SCHOOL/ AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM TEACHER

  4. DEAR MS.DIAS,DEVIN,AND FAMILY, YOUR ST. STEPHEN SCHOOL COMMUNITY SENDS OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCES. SINCERELY, THE FACULTY,STAFF,STUDENTS FROM ST. STEPHEN SCHOOL

  5. Dear Pat, We are very sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. we hope that it will ease your pain to know that she is at peace and at rest in God’s love.

  6. For Ginny and family, Sending you strength and the joy of memories as you gather to celebrate a life well lived. Blessings to you all. Jamie

  7. Ginny and Family – I am very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. May you find comfort in your memories of your Mom, today and always.

  8. Ginny and Family, My condolences go out to you and your family during this difficult time. I am very sorry for your loss.

  9. Ginny and Family, My condolences go out to you and your family during this difficult time. I am very sorry for your loss. Stacy Carlo

  10. Ginny and family, My heartfelt condolences and prayers go out to you and your family. We all know that she is with the Angels and will still be within your hearts. Holly

  11. Ginny and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May your happy memories bring you comfort.

  12. Ginny, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. If there’s anything I can do for you, please let me know. Peace be with you and your family. Laura

  13. Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. – John 11:25-26 Peace, dear Emma.

  14. Patricia and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. In the days ahead, may you find comfort remembering the many happy memories of your mother.

  15. To the entire Lendroth family, my condolences. Emma was a quiet peaceful lady. May you all find peace during this hard time.

  16. Our deepest sympathy to you all on your loss. Emma was one of the best! She will be missed. The Holmans-Deb, Scott, Caitlin,and Meghan

  17. To My Beautiful,Loving Mom: You meant the world to me,You will always live in my heart for all eternity-I don’t know how all of us have made it this long without you- it’s been a year already & I miss you every day! If roses grow in heaven, Lord please pick one for me. Place it in my Mother’s hand, And tell her it’s from me. Tell her that I LOVE HER, & when she turns to smile, place a kiss upon her cheek & hold her for awhile. Remembering her is easy,I do it every day, But there’s an ache in my heart, that will never go away. Dear Mother, rest & sleep, your loving memory I will always keep.

  18. I can’t believe a year has already passed. Heaven has a special angel with many talent’s and love. I know the lord has a special place for you in heaven with allyour love and talent’s.I miss your voice and you will always remain in my heart as a loving loving mom you are…

  19. HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY . ROSE’S ARE RED VIOLET’S ARE BLUE OUR MEMORIES OF YOU STAY CLOSE IN OUR HEART. I’LL ALWAYS REMEMBER YOUR SOFT SPOKEN VOICE AND YOUR LOVING TOUCH. LORD, PLEASE TELL MY MOM THAT I LOVE HER VERY MUCH. IF I COULD I WOULD SEND YOU A BED OF ROSES TO LIE YOUR HEAD ON BUT I KNOW OUR DEAR LORD IS HOLDING IT FOR YOU. HUGS AND KISSES. GINNY & VIC

  20. Dear Pat, We are very sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. we hope that it will ease your pain to know that she is at peace and at rest in God’s love.

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