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Adele B. Gordon

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“Adele was a fervent advocate for healthcare for the underserved. May her memory be a blessing and a comfort for her family ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Bonnie Margolis - Stamford, CT

“Stamford and our school system have been blessed to have Adel as part of our community. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Ron Malloy - Stamford, CT

“Gordon family:Commissioner Gordon was unique among members of the Stamford Police Commission. She was an attentive listener. She asked pointed but...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: - Redding, CT

“Dear Gordon family, We were so sorry to hear of your loss, and are keeping you in our thoughts. Stamford has lost one of its greats. All our best,...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear les and family. We were so shocked and saddened to hear of Adeles passing. How lucky you are to have been married for so many years. You and...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: James McEwan - Stamford, CT

Adele was born on January 25, 1936 and passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019.

Adele was a resident of Stamford, Connecticut at the time of passing.

She graduated from Boston University and began her career as a speech therapist in the Stratford, CT school system.

At the ceremony dedicating the Fifth Street building in her honor, Associate Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court Andrew McDonald described Adele as "one of the community's first responders. when you see a need, you jump in." The funeral service will take place on Sunday morning, September 8, at 10:30 at Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT.

Donations can be sent to SilverSource in Stamford, CT, or a charity of your choosing.