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Official Obituary of

Sally Wood Eckersley

January 28, 1941 ~ August 10, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Sally Eckersley Obituary


Sally Wood Eckersley,82, of Cromwell, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2023, at her home. Born in Middletown on January 28, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Anna (Kopp) Eckersley.

Sally lived in Cromwell most of her life. She was employed as a social worker for 26 years.  She was a member of the Haddam Ukulele Club, Connectikiters Kite Club, and the American Kite Fliers Association and was also an avid gardener and reader.

Sally is survived by her sister Willa K. Eckersley and her loyal companions; Bumbleberry, her dog and Dottie, her cat.

Besides her parents, Sally is predeceased by her sisters Ellen Lane Ranger and Suzan Eckersley.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 18, 2023, at 11:00 am at Cromwell Funeral Home, 506 Main Street, Cromwell. Family and friends may call from 10:00am to 11:00 am before the service. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Sally’s honor can be made to the Cromwell Belden Library, 39 West Street, Cromwell, CT 06416. To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit

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August 18, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cromwell Funeral Home
506 Main Street
Cromwell, CT 06416

Funeral Service
August 18, 2023

11:00 AM
Cromwell Funeral Home
506 Main Street
Cromwell, CT 06416


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