August 20, 1912 ~ December 25, 2004
Helen Burns Mulligan, 92, of 288 Thornton St. Hamden, passed away Saturday, Dec. 25, 2004 at CT Hospice, Branford. Mrs. Mulligan was the wife of the late James M. Mulligan. Born in New Britain, Aug. 20, 1912, daughter of the late Patrick Edward and Mary Hanley Burns. She was a secretary at Thompson - Peck Insurance Co., prior to her retirement in 1978. She was a member of St. Rita Church since 1935 and the Catholic Women's Club. Along with her husband, she was active in local politics. She is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Amos James and his wife, Bonnie Burns Mulligan of Stratford and Donald Thomas Mulligan of Hamden, a sister, Patricia Germain and a brother, John Burns both of Southington and several nieces and nephews and several great nieces and nephews. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, Wed., Dec. 29 at 10:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. at St. Rita Church, Hamden. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, North Haven. Friends may call Tuesday (TODAY) from 6-8 p.m.