Barbara (Wollman) Misenti

Published on Monday, 12 February 2018 21:55


Barbara (Wollman) Misenti, 81, of New Britain, widow of Rocco Misenti, passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Mid State Medical Center in Meriden.

A native and lifelong New Britain resident, she was daughter of the late Herman and Lyda (Heinzmann) Wollman. Barbara was a Nurse’s Aide and later Ward Secretary at Newington Children’s Hospital, and later worked at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. She was a member of South Church in New Britain.

Surviving are two sisters, Constance Foligno of Bristol and Ruth Abbott of Ellsworth, Maine; a sister-in-law, Ida Yoakum of Wethersfield; her longtime friend, Esther Blair of Berlin; several nieces and nephews, as well as her faithful K9 companion, Maggie. Barbara was predeceased by three brothers, Ralph, George and Albert Wollman.

Funeral services are Thursday 11 a.m. in the Erwin Chapel of South Church, 90 Main St., New Britain. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery. Calling hours are Thursday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the CT Humane Society, Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Monday, 12 February 2018 21:55. Updated: Monday, 12 February 2018 21:58.