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88 East Main St.
Meriden, CT 06450
Phone: (203) 235-3338
Fax: (203) 686-1676
Dorothy Nessing

Dorothy S. Nessing

Saturday, February 24th, 1923 - Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Dorothy S. Nessing, 96, beloved wife of the late Stanley G. Nessing, passed away peacefully at her home in Meriden on Thursday, November 28, 2019.

Born on February 24, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Margaret Stankewich. Mrs. Nessing was a lifelong resident of Meriden, attended local schools, and was a parishioner of St. Stanislaus Church and a member of the Greater Meriden Council of Catholic Women and the Holy Rosary Society. She was employed as a quality control inspector at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft from where she retired.

Mrs. Nessing is survived by her son Stanley G. Nessing, Jr. of Cary, NC; her daughter Norine Lescoe of Kensington; five grandchildren: James Lescoe, Andrew Lescoe, and Steven Lescoe of Kensington, Lisa Peterson of Lawrenceville, GA, and Randi Beanland of Holts Summit, MO; four great grandchildren; her sister Florence Flanigan; sister-in-laws Dolores Nessing and Helen Stankewicz; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a sister Alexandra Stankewich, and three brothers Edward, Robert, and Ferdinand Stankewich, and son-in-law Terrence Lescoe.

Her family will receive relatives and friends at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St, Meriden on Wednesday, December 4th from 8 to 9:30 a.m. prior to Mass. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. at St. Faustina Parish, St. Stanislaus Church. Burial will follow in St. Stanislaus Cemetery. For online condolences please visit
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 | 8:00am - 9:30am
    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 8:00am - 9:30am
    John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home
    88 East Main Street
    MERIDEN, CT 06450
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  • Service

    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 10:00am
    St. Stanislaus Church
    82 Akron Street
    MERIDEN, CT 06450
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  • Interment

    St. Stanislaus Cemetery
    Ann Street Extension
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Kathy & Dave Hansen, and Family

Posted at 10:28pm
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Denise Carr

Posted at 09:41am
Dear Norine,
Sending my condolences for the passing of your mom. How lucky you are to have had her as a part of your life for so long.
Warm regards,
Denise Carr

Denise Carr

Posted at 09:39am
Dear Norine,
Sending my condolences for the recent passing of your mom. How lucky you are to have had here in your life for so long.
Warm regards,
Denise Carr

David Grodzicki

Posted at 04:30am
Stanley my condolences to you and your sister. As time passes you will always have the memories in your heart.

Stan Nessing Posted at 01:06pm

Thanks Dave

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