Barbara Augur Stoddard, of East Haven, died Thursday January 2, 2014 at Branford Hills Health Care Center. She was the beloved wife of Frank L. Stoddard, Jr.
Mrs. Stoddard was born April 25, 1935 in New Haven, daughter of the late Newell and Hannah Bellamy Augur. Barbara was voted "Female Athlete of the Year" for East Haven High School in 1953. She was a longtime resident of East Haven, and was a personnel manager for Sears Department Stores for many years until her retirement.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her sons, Scott (Callista) Stoddard of Branford and Craig Stoddard of East Haven; her grandchildren, Scotty, Jeff, Ryan and Christopher Stoddard; her sisters, Beatrice Heinig of North Haven, and Diane (Joseph) Lupinksi of Greeneville, TN; her brother, William Augur of East Haven and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to a funeral service Tuesday at 1:00 PM in Trinity Episcopal Church, Branford. Burial will be private and there are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to The Orchard House, 421 Shore Drive, Branford, CT 06405.
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