Alexandra Dempsey

Published on Monday, 29 November 2021 16:42


Alexandra "Sandy" (Duff) Dempsey, 84, of Berlin, widow of Paul L. Dempsey, passed away Saturday (Nov. 27, 2021) at Touchpoints of Farmington. Born in Jamaica Plains, MA, she was a former Newton, MA resident, moving to Berlin in 1967. Sandy was an Administrative Assistant for the Town of Berlin and later worked at Cedarcrest Hospital in Newington for the State of CT, retiring in 2004. A member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church in New Britain, she was active with the church Altar Guild. Sandy was a steward and union secretary at AFSCME; was a member of the Berlin Senior Center; and was a frequent traveler. Surviving are two sons, Jonathan "Jon" Dempsey and his wife Amy of Berlin; Jason Dempsey and his wife Chandanee of Rocky Hill; and a son-in-law, William Wallberg of Southington; and six granddaughters, Julia, Natalie and Lindsay Dempsey; Caroline and Emily Wallberg; and Abigail Rosenberger. Besides her husband Paul, she was predeceased by her daughter, Jennifer Wallberg. Calling hours are Wednesday 4 to 7 p.m. at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. A private graveside service and burial will be in Maple Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 90 Main Street, New Britain, CT 06051. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Monday, 29 November 2021 16:42. Updated: Monday, 29 November 2021 16:45.