William Francis Moffett Sr.

19 May, 195818 March, 2021

William “Bill” Francis Moffett Sr., 62, of East Hartford, passed away on March 18, 2021 after a short battle with cancer.

Son of the late Daniel and Elizabeth (Dannaher) Moffett.

Bill is survived by: his beloved wife of nearly 34 years Ann Moffett of East Hartford; his son William Moffett Jr of East Hartford, his step-daughter Mindy Croft (her children: Anthony, David, Sofia) of Glastonbury; his brother Daniel T Moffett Jr (wife Kathleen and nephews Ryan and Patrick) of Alpharetta GA,; his sister Lorraine Moffett (husband Keith Sather) of Bedford TX.; Aunt Frances Moffett, a loving mother in-law Philomene Leblanc, and many cousins.

Bill will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Bill was born and raised in East Hartford and attended East Catholic High School, graduating in 1976. He was a very talented basketball and baseball player, was on the varsity team while in high school and always dreamed of going Pro. Bill loved to play the guitar, and was a dedicated John Lennon and Elvis Presley fan. He worked as a teamster for Hartford Distributers and then Coca-Cola.

All services will be postponed until late spring due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Newkirk & Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Ave, East Hartford, CT has been entrusted with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Bill or Elizabeth Moffett’s name to the American Cancer Society at For an online memorial, please visit


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William Francis Moffett Sr.

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Robert L DesOrmiers

27 March 2021

Dear Ann and family ,
Sorry to here of bill's death . I moved to Middleburgh NY 12122 586 Keyserkill Rd in.aug of 2019 your Willam st next door nabore may he RIP!

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