2002 – 2019
N. Grosvenordale, CT – Brenna A. Larson, 17, of Floral Ave., passed away unexpectedly as the result of a car accident on Monday, October 14, 2019. Born in Worcester, MA, she was the daughter of Eric Larson of Charlton, MA and Charlotte (Ignasiak) Fisk of N. Grosvenordale, CT
Brenna was a bright student in her senior year at Harvard H. Ellis Technical High School. She enjoyed helping her many friends and had a great love for life. She loved all animals and enjoyed helping out at her friend’s farm. She had a big heart and it showed in everything and to everyone with everything that she did. She volunteered her time at the A.R.C. in Brooklyn, CT and the Charlton Senior Citizen’s Center in Charlton, MA.
In addition to her parents, Brenna is survived by her maternal grandparents, Jean (Neeser) Bayliss and her step-grandfather, Eric Bayliss; her paternal grandmother, Barbara Larson of Charlton, MA; her Godfather, Damon Anderson and his wife Cathy of Webster, MA; her Godmother, Rhonda Duhamel and her husband Richard of Dudley, MA; her Uncles, Keith Ignasiak and his wife Lori of N. Carolina; Vity Larson and his wife Dianna of Charlton, MA; and Swen Larson and his wife Michelle of Sutton, MA; and her aunts, Kim Houle of N.Carolina, Donna Berhens and her husband Peter of Oxford, MA, Samantha Ignasiak of Wilsonville, CT, and Kelly Mankamyer and her husband David of Mississippi. She is predeceased by her paternal grandfather, the late Steen Larson and her maternal grandfather, the late Joseph Ignasiak.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Brenna’s family from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 18, 2019 in the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. A gathering will begin in the funeral home at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 19, 2019 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Memorial donations may be made in Brenna’s name to Protectors of Animals, P.O. Box 24, Glastonbury, CT 06073. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.