Elizabeth Sherman Falco

May 12, 1937 ~ July 13, 2018 (age 81)

Elizabeth Sherman Falco, “Betty”, lifelong resident of Colchester and beloved wife of Peter A. Falco, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 at Yale-New Haven Hospital at the age of 81.  Born May 12, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Willard and Dorothea (Raymond) Sherman.  Betty was a 1955 graduate of Bacon Academy and went on to work in banking as a branch manager for the former Hartford National Bank and Glastonbury Bank & Trust.  She was an avid golfer and had played with the mixed league at Chanticlair Gold Course in Colchester.  In addition to Pete, her best friend and husband of 61 years, she leaves numerous nieces and nephews, cousins, special neighbors and friends.  She was predeceased by her sister, Virginia “Ginny” Guarnaccia.  Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.  In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Colchester-Hayward Vol. Fire Co., 18-54 Old Hartford Road, Colchester.  Care of arrangements has been entrusted to the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home of Colchester.  For online condolences, please visit

Donations may be made to:

Colchester-Hayward Volunteer Fire Company
18-54 Old Hartford Road, Colchester CT 06415

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