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“My condolences to the family. Mary was one of the kindest person I ever met. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Gwen

“Dear Family of Mary,I was saddened to hear of Mary's passing. She was an active member of the Dun-Land-Woods Garden Club and that is where I met and...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Beverly Harris - Bloomfield, CT

“Our sincere condolences to you and your family Sue. I know how close you were to your Mom and although I never met her I am sure you inherited her...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Cynthia Laird

“Mark, Thinking of you and you family. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Jay and Cynthia Ryan

“Susan, Tommy, Mark and Laura my deepest condolences to you at this time. I never met your Mom but know she was a loving and vibrant presence in your...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Judy Tripp

“Thinking of all of you. Sending prayers. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Renee Robinson Staples

“Mark, Susan, Tom and Laurie, I was so sorry to hear about your loss. Your mother was a very special person and I have fond memories of her. She was...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Pam King

“Please accept our sincere condolences. We wereactive with your mother and father through theFriendship Force of CT. We traveled with themto Peru,...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: sally kuras - west suffield, CT

“Laurie, We are very sorry about the loss of your Mother. We were never able to meet her but it sounds like she was a lovely woman who was lucky...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Kim Czyzewski

“Dearest Laurie and Vic, Please accept my heartfelt condolence on the passing of your dear Mother and Mother-in-law. May God continue to bless you and...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Fran Shorts

“Laurie, I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. My prayers are with you and your family at this time and always. ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: Margo Johnson

“Lauie,I am so sorry about the loss of your Mom.My condolences to you,Vic,the kids,and the rest of your family.I'm sorry I can't attend,but I will be...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Scott Greenwood

“Sorry for your loss may you draw comfort from Hosea 13:14. L Ohio ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest In Peace Aunt Mary, you were an incredible person and loved by so many, say hello to Granddad and Grandma and of course Dad! Love you ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Jeff Kinsley

“Tom: I am heartbroken that you have lost your dear mother this past week. My deepest condolences and prayers to you, your family, and friend for your...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Stephen Basteri

“Laura Vic Michele and Brian Heartfelt condolences, your family is on my mind and in my heart. Fond memories abide. Jackie Engel ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Jackie Engel

“I am so sorry to hear about her passing. She was my teacher for 2 years at The Robinson School. I learned a lot from her and remember some of those...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Michael Morgan - Farmington, CT


Mary (Kinsley) Kalinoski, of Bloomfield, passed away surrounded by her family on Monday, July 31, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital, where she was born 84 years ago. Wife of the late Victor A. Kalinoski and daughter of the late James and Delia (Keane) Kinsley, she was raised in Hartford, attended St Joseph Cathedral School, and graduated from Mount St Joseph Academy and St Joseph College. She earned her Masters from UConn and her 6th Year Certificate from CCSU. Over 40 years, she taught at JP Vincent School in Bloomfield and at Talcott, Sedgwick, King Philip, Hall High schools and the Robinson School in West Hartford. She was later very active as a realtor in West Hartford, finally retiring in 2013. A communicant of Sacred Heart Church and member of the Lazarus Society, she belonged to the CT Friendship Force, the Bloomfield Garden Club, the CT Retired Teachers Association, the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mother’s Circle and Shennecossett Yacht Club. She loved travel, reading, walking in Penwood Park and at Nauset Heights, her garden and her family. She leaves children Mark K. Kalinoski of NYC, Susan Franklin of Ashland, MA, Thomas V. Kalinoski (Jill Sinclair) of Glenside, PA, and Laura A. Gara (Victor) of Burlington; four grandchildren: Brian and Michelle Gara and Jonathan and Rachel Franklin; her sister Nancy Barrett (Thomas) of Hooksett, NH, and many dozens of cousins and friends around Hartford and the world. She was predeceased by a son, Victor K. Kalinoski, and her brother, George J. Kinsley. Her family will receive friends from 9 - 9:45 AM on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Sacred Heart Church, 26 Wintonbury Avenue, Bloomfield. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 AM. A reception will follow. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to either The Saint Francis Foundation, 95 Woodland St., Hartford, CT 06105-9720 or the Wintonbury Land Trust, PO Box 734, Bloomfield, CT 06002. The Carmon Funeral Home & Family Center of Avon is caring for the arrangements. For directions or condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com.