Marie A. Lumelleau

January 22, 1920March 11, 2018
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Marie A. Lumelleau, age 98 of New Fairfield, died on Sunday at the Danbury Hospital, She was the wife of the late Adrian L. Lumelleau.

Marie was born January 22, 1920, in New York City, the daughter of the late John L. and Janet (Crabtree)Rooney. She was a graduate of the College of Mount Saint Vincent, from where she received her Bachelor’s Degree. Marie was employed as a school teacher for the City of New York for 40 years, teaching at PS 8 in the Bronx, New York.

Marie and her late husband Adrian were residents of Bronxville, NY since 1972, and were residents of New Fairfield in the Candlewood Knolls community for over 50 years. Marie was a founding parishioner of Saint Edward the Confessor Church in New Fairfield.

Marie is survived by her children: A. Richard Lumelleau and his wife Jerri of Bonita Springs, FL, Mary Anne Casey of Bronxville, NY, John Lumelleau and his wife Loretta of East Hampton, NY, Jeanette Kavanagh and her husband Thomas of New Fairfield, Cathleen Marasco and her husband Peter of New Fairfield, 11 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. Marie was predeceased by her brother Joseph G. Rooney.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30am on Thursday, March 15th at Saint Edward the Confessor Church, New Fairfield. Burial will be in the Mountain View Cemetery, New Fairfield. The family will receive friends at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main Street, Danbury on Wednesday, March 14th from 4 pm to 8 pm.

Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers are requested to be made to Saint Edward the Confessor Church, 21 Brush Hill Road, New Fairfield, CT 06812.


  • Saint Edward the Confessor Church


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Committal Thursday, March 15, 2018

Marie A. Lumelleau

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Donna Pisano

March 17, 2018

So sorry I couldn't be there. My Summer's won't be the same......You may be out of sight Marie, but never out of mind. I feel blessed to have known two beautiful , loving , kind & gentle people, Marie & Adrian. I'll always picture you smiling & waiving from the deck. Forever in our hearts.
Donna & Bill Pisano

Rita Stona

March 16, 2018

My sincere condolences to Marie’s family. I know she will be greatly missed by all. I only knew Marie for one year and the short time I spent with her seemed to fill a need in my life and I hope brought a few hours of good companionship to hers. She certainly was a special person and I will miss her. May she Rest In Peace with God and the Angels.

Joyce and jack Koby

March 13, 2018

Sincere condolences to Marie's family. She was a very sweet and sincere person. Marie interviewed my husband Jack and I at the co-op board entry meeting at 280 Bronxville Rd. 18 years ago. She will be missed.
Joyce and Jack Koby

Bridget Staff

March 13, 2018

Marie was one of the loveliest woman I had the pleasure of knowing.
When I moved into 280 Bronxville Road over 26 years ago, she was one of the boar d members who interviewed me. She was gracious and made me feel comfortable from the moment I met her. I continued a relationship with her and her husband throughout the several years they lived here. Even after the death of her husband, she continued to be a wonderful role model to all of those who knew her. May she Rest In Peace. She will be missed. Her memory lives on. Marie and her family remain in my prayers.