Wallingford Funeral Home
809 North Main Street Ext.
Wallingford, CT 06492


Lorraine Paquin Alfonso

August 14, 1937 - March 7, 2014

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Lorraine Paquin Alfonso, 76, of Meriden, died Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Regency House of Wallingford. She was the beloved wife of Ernest M. Alfonso Jr.

Born in Acushnet, MA, August 14, 1937, a daughter of the late Romeo and Lauretta Marchessault Paquin, she was a Meriden resident for over 50 years. She had been employed by the former Jefferson Federal Bank from 1959 until her retirement as Manager and Assistant Treasurer in 1985. She was a parishioner of Most Holy Trinity Church.

Besides her husband, she is survived by her daughters, Sherri Clark and her husband Richard of Meriden, and Karen Puglisi of Port Orange, FL; her son, Daniel Alfonso and his wife Jean of Wallingford; her grandchildren, Christopher Puglisi of Merrimark, NH, Natasha Mendes and her husband Paulo of Wallingford, Taylor Clark and his wife Heather of Meriden, Jocelyn Clark and her fiancée Felix Velazquez, of Meriden, and Elizabeth Puglisi of Port Orange, FL; her great-grandchildren, Paige Allbee , Spencer Mendes and Ian Mendes, and several nieces and nephews.

Her family will receive relatives and friends in The Wallingford Funeral Home 809 North Main St., Ext., Wallingford, Monday, March 10, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m.. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. from The Wallingford Funeral Home when the funeral cortege will proceed to Most Holy Trinity Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Interment will be private in St. John Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be sent to the Charity of one’s choice.