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Joan H. True

December 28, 1933 ~ February 25, 2022 (age 88)


Joan M. True, 88, formerly of East Berlin and Rocky Hill, passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022 at the Hospital of Central CT.

Born in England, she was the daughter of the late George Harrison and Thomasina (Lattimer) Harrison.  Joan was formerly employed as a medical assistant in the Emergency room at New Britain General Hospital, and later was employed in the offices of Dr. Lopez and Dr. Alami before retiring.  She was a member of St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church in East Berlin and later at Trinity Episcopal Church in Wethersfield.  Joan was an active in her churches, serving on the Altar Guild and teaching Sunday School.

Surviving are her children, Dale True and wife Barbara of Hinsdale, NH, Brian True Sr. of Canton, Linda Cosina and her fiancé Steven Svetz of Cromwell, and David True of Canton; her grandchildren, Francine and Douglas Latham, Joseph and Paula Bogoslofski III, Christopher Cosina, Andrea and Erik Glidden, Brian and Rose Mary True Jr.; her great-grandchildren, Rebecca Latham, Douglas and Emily Latham, Joseph Bogoslofski IV, Amanda Bogoslofski, and Lily Bogoslofski; and a great great-granddaughter, McKenzie Donavan.  In addition to her parents, Joan was predeceased by a daughter, Margaret.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 4, 2022 at 11 AM at Trinity Episcopal Church in Wethersfield.  Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Park.  A calling hour will be Friday morning from 9:00 AM to 10 AM Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home of Berlin/Porters at 111 Chamberlain Hwy, Kensington.  Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Blvd, Suite 4B, Southington, CT  06489 or the CT Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT  06111. 

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March 4, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Erickson-Hansen of Berlin/Porters
111 Chamberlain Hwy
Kensington, CT 06037

Funeral Service
March 4, 2022

11:00 AM
Trinity Episcopal Church
300 Main Street
Wethersfield, CT 06109

March 4, 2022

Rose Hill Memorial Park
580 Elm Street
Rocky, CT 06067

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