North Haven- Olive Williams Gadd, 83, wife of 57 years to the late Walter H. Gadd, of Collett St. passed away April 11, 2006 in CT. Hospice after a brief illness. She was born in West Haven, Dec. 12, 1922 a daughter of the late Clifton F. and Victoria E. Williams and had resided in West Haven before moving to North Haven in 1966. Mrs. Gadd served in the US Army WAC during WW II and was employed by the Western Electric Co. of Orange for 20 years prior to retirement, and was a member of the Golden Rod Chapter #34 O.E.S. She is survived by her children, Clifton E. Gadd and his wife, Lynn of North Haven, Susan Gadd Burban and her husband, Robert of Clermont, FL., Claudia Gadd Moran and her husband William, of North Haven, Jacqueline Gadd Conway and her husband, John of Wallingford, Albron W. Gadd and his wife Pamela of Northford, 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by 3 brothers, Clifton, Eugene, and Douglas Williams. Friends may call at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN, Sat., April 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service at 12 p.m. In lieu of fowers memorial contributions may be sent to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.

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  1. As we grew up we were good friends until I moved away. I regret we did not keep more in touch with each other altho I did enjoy our visits with Olive, Walter and Douglas in Florida. I am the oldest cousin left on our side of the family

  2. I am so sorry to hear that cousin Olive passed away. I pray that the happy memories that you shared with both your mom and your dad will be able to bring you comfort. Love, Christopher and Suzanne Horne

  3. I’m so sorry to hear about Aunt Olive. I have many happy memories of she and Uncle Walter in the house on Spring Street as well as Collett Street. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Kathie Gadd Gregory (Bob’s daughter)

  4. Memories keep the one you loved close to you in spirit and thought and always in your heart, today and forever. With sympathy, The Camerons

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