LaVinia Farmer (Gallegos-Brill)
March 22, 1918 ~ January 7, 2012
LaVinia Farmer (Gallegos-Brill), 93, of Norwalk, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at the Notre Dame Convalescent Home. Born March 22, 1918 in Pine Wells, New Mexico, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Andrea Gallegos.
LaVinia Farmer was a long time resident of Norwalk, residing on Harbor View for over 30 years. A member of St. Joseph’s parish, she volunteered her services in both parish and community activities. She had also volunteered at NDCH where she spent her final years. She raised five children, Toni, Connie, Ed, Thom and Veronica. She was a wonderful grandmother spending time with her nine grandchildren over the years, often inviting them over to spend time at the beach. She was also blessed with eight great-grandchildren.
Friends may call on Wednesday, January 11, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, January 12, at 9:30 AM in the chapel at Notre Dame Convalescent Home. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to: Notre Dame Convalescent Home, 76 West Rocks Road, Norwalk, CT 06851.