Feb. 12, 1976 – Feb. 6, 2020
Woodstock – Lyndsay V. Nalbandian, 43, of Dukeland Drive in Woodstock, CT, passed unexpectedly at Massachusetts General Hospital, surrounded by her family on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. Born on Loring Air Force Base, Maine, she was the daughter of Richard and Julie (Winter) Long of Pomfret, CT. Lyndsay was married to Stephen Nalbandian, whom she met while they were both attending the University of Connecticut. They were married for more than 17 years, and they shared their life with their beautiful 6-year-old daughter, Grace.
Lyndsay was employed by the University of Connecticut as a program assistant at the Human Rights Institute. Lyndsay was also a member of Hope Church in East Hampton, CT. She enjoyed many activities, but above all, she loved being with her family. She found her greatest joy in being Grace’s mom and doting on her for six short but wonderful years, as well as taking care of her family.
Lyndsay is survived by her husband, Stephen, and daughter, Grace, of Woodstock; parents Richard and Julie (Winter) Long; and brother, Braden Long, and his wife, JC; plus many aunts, uncles, and cousins in both the U.S. and the United Kingdom.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. 06260. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. at Hope Community Church, 25 Kennedy Dr. Putnam, CT. 06260. Burial will follow in Elmvale Cemetery, 450 Roseland Park Rd. Woodstock, CT. 06281.
Memorial donations may be made to The American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA. 02241 in Lyndsay’s name. Friends have also set up a place for donations at https://www.gofundme.com/f/qah4zk-taken-too-soon. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.