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“Dear Mrs.Fonseca, Mr.Fonseca, Sharon,and Susan,I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Aunt Lou. I will always remember her company and good humor...Read More »
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Louise (Rice) Stankevich, 100, beloved wife of the late Thomas Stankevich, passed away Monday, May 18, 2015. Born in Poquonock, daughter of the late Joseph and Martha (Egelevich) Rice, she was a lifelong resident and communicant of St. Joseph Church. She was employed by the former Royal Typewriter for 45 years before retiring and was as member of the Eastern States Women's Traffic Club, AARP, and the Windsor Golden Fellowship. She was an active member of the Windsor Whirlers Square Dance Club. She leaves her brother Adam Rice and his wife Phyllis and a sister Irene Fonseca and her husband Roy all of Poquonock; and among many nieces and nephews, Sharon and Susan Fonseca who were her caregivers. Besides her husband and parents she was predeceased by brothers Charles and Anthony Rice and sisters Mary Holley, Frances Kosiorek and Alice Mozur. Her family will receive friends Thursday, May 21, 2015 from 6-8 pm at the Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Avenue, Poquonock section of Windsor. Family and friends may gather Friday, 9:15 AM at Carmon's followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 10 AM at St. Joseph's Church, Poquonock. Burial will be in Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Donations may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. For directions or condolences please visit