Priscilla Bonenfant Parr

December 4, 1923January 11, 2014

Priscilla Bonenfant Parr, of Farmington, passed away on Saturday, January 11th, 2014. Born on December 4, 1923 in Augusta Maine, to the late Alfred and Mary Bonenfant. Priscilla and her late husband Roger, resided in Farmington. She was employed by the Department of Motor Vehicles in Wethersfield, retiring in 1986. She was an avid dancer and loved going to the Elks Lodge in Westbrook with her beloved husband, every Saturday night. Priscilla enjoyed bird and butterfly watching as well as tending to her roses and lilacs. She was a parishioner of St. Jerome's Church, and a loving and very devoted mother to her late daughters Lorraine and Roseanne. Besides her husband and two daughters, she is predeceased by her two brothers Leo and Roland Bonenfant and her sister Geraldine Bonenfant. She leaves her sister-in-law Patricia of Farmington, and many nieces and nephews. The family is deeply grateful for the loving care given to her by her nephew, James "Jimmy" Bonenfant. She will be missed for her witty and straight forward personality. Funeral Services will begin Friday, January 17, 2014 at 10am from New Britain Memorial Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Avenue, New Britain, followed by the funeral liturgy at 11am in Saint Jerome Church, New Britain. Burial will follow at the Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Visitation hours will be Thursday, January 16, 2014 from 5-7pm at the funeral home. Memorial donations, in her name, may be made to The Alzheimer's Association. For directions, please visit


  • Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 17, 2014

Priscilla Bonenfant Parr

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Carol Bedus

January 15, 2014

My Aunt Pat was a very kind person and very strong in her faith which helped her through many of lifes journey's. She was blessed with a wonderful family and I am blessed to have spent time with her and helping in her care these last few years. She is home now, may she be at peace.

Robin Punt

January 15, 2014

The Parrs were incredible people I've been to their home met their family and two great Christians, They dedicated their lives to daily care an dedication to their daughter Lorraine loved their children deeply. I will never forget them. the laughter an smiles they brought to my heart. I know they are all together an very happy...God bless...

Mary Fournier

January 14, 2014

So sorry for your loss. I was fortunate to get to know Priscilla through our church and enjoyed times together both at church and at lunches. Certainly she is at rest and very happy with Jesus and Mary. God Bless you all.

Gloria Oliver

January 13, 2014

I knew Priscilla and Roger from Brittany Farms Conv. Home when their daughter Lorraine was there. They were the most caring, devoted parents. My condolences to the family on their loss. She is now at peace reunited with her family.