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764 Farmington Avenue
New Britain, CT 06053
Phone: (860) 229-9006
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Karen M.  Wescott

Karen M. Wescott

Monday, June 9th, 1947 - Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
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Karen Marie Wescott, 72, of Unionville, CT, passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side Tuesday, February 25, 2020. Karen was born in New Britain, CT on June 9, 1947 and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anne (Rooney) Melescinski. She graduated from Pulaski Senior High School in 1966 and went on to marry the late Kenneth Wescott. Karen absolutely loved cooking, baking and entertaining. Christmas was her favorite time of year. The more decorations and Christmas trees the better. She was a social butterfly and loved to shop. Karen knew all the staff at New Britain General Hospital (HOCC) from the ladies at the front desk to the ladies in the gift shop to volunteers, the security guards and patient coordinators. She was a best friend to her daughters and a true chocoholic. Karen was feisty, funny and full of life, a true fighter that will be missed by all who knew her.

Karen is survived by her beloved daughters Anne Cusack and husband Clayton of Danbury, CT. Shelly Hegg and husband Lonn of Winter Haven, FL. Dawn Calafiore and Ashley Bryant both of Farmington, CT. Her eight grandchildren Michael, Billy, Christopher, Quinton, Jordan, Austin, Chase and Sophia and four great grandchildren, her sister Donna Dorsey Smith and husband Dr. Robert Grybowski of Farmington, CT and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Karen also leaves behind her closest friend Rachel Suarez of Orange, CT. Karen was predeceased by her husband Kenneth Wescott, her sister Jo-Ann LaRosa and her husband Carl, her brother David Melescinski, Uncle Donald Rooney and Wayne Bryant. Karen’s family would like to thank DaVita of New Britain for always looking out for her and loving her, Robbin, Sandy, Ariana, Gina, Tara, Ella, Dr. Lapkin and many others. The family would also like to thank Stephanie the Patient Liaison, the nurses, techs, Dr. McNamee, Dr. Illindala, Dr. Singh, Dr. Damacio, Dr. Benaquista, Dr. Zia, and the ICU at HOCC.

Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT Friday, February 28, 2020 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Burial will be private in St. Mary Cemetery. Directions to funeral home – I-84 east or west, exit 37 (Fienemann Rd) right off exit – one mile down on right. To extend condolences to the Wescott family or to share a memory of Karen, please visit SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM
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  • Visitation

    Friday, February 28th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 28th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home
    Address
    764 Farmington Avenue
    NEW BRITAIN, CT 06053
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  • Service

    Friday, February 28th, 2020 | 6:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 28th, 2020 6:00pm
    Location
    Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home
    Address
    764 Farmington Avenue
    NEW BRITAIN, CT 06053
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  • Interment

    Location
    Burial will be private in St. Mary Cemetery
    Address
    1141 Stanley St
    NEW BRITAIN, CT
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Kenny Sargis

Posted at 01:50pm
Dawn and family: I am very sorry to hear about mom. Please accept my condolences. I hope that you are doing the best you can.
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Roxyray Rodriguez

Posted at 02:44pm
You will forever be missed , loved and always remembered..My Deepest condolences Shell, Dawn and Ashley Love always Michael jr and Ryker
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Robin M Punt

Posted at 08:34pm
I shared the best days of my life with Karen an her sister JOANN my BFF!! Many great times at Mickeys Bar an her home in Farmington I’ll never forget you I gained another angel on my shoulder. Girls if there’s anything I can do let me know.. Love Robin Marie Punt
 
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Dawn Calafiore Posted at 08:50pm

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Shelly Hegg Posted at 11:03am

Awww thanks Robin :)
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