Thomaston – Carol A. Geddes, 77, passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019. She was the beloved wife of Lawrence F. Geddes, of 57 years.
Carol was born in Waterbury on July 22, 1942, to the late Charles and Mary (Shypinka) VanBuren. She graduated from Thomaston High in 1960. She worked as a secretary for various companies; owned her own typing business, which she ran from home; and was the Executive Director for Green Manor Housing Authority. Carol had a love for crafts; she enjoyed knitting and crocheting, and made hats for the newborns at St. Mary’s Hospital. Carol was once a Yankees fan before switching to the Red Sox.
Left to cherish her memories are her husband, Lawrence Geddes; her son, Steven L. Geddes, and his wife, Marcia, of Northfield; her daughter, Lori J. Geddes, of Plymouth; and her grandsons, Kyle Lukas, and Christopher Geddes.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, August 8 at 10 a.m. at St. Thomas Church, 1 East Main St., Thomaston. Meet directly at church. Burial will follow in Northfield Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Thomaston Volunteer Ambulance, 237 South Main St., Thomaston, CT 06787.