Ethel L. (Tisserand) Warner

NORTH CANAAN — Ethel L. (Tisserand) Warner, 75, of High Street died peacefully at the Geer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Jan. 8, 2018.  

She was the wife of Alexander J. Warner. Ethel was born in Winsted on March 23, 1942, the daughter of the late Hazel (Barnes) and George Tisserand.

Ethel worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant.  

She also was a hairdresser and had been a mold operator at Becton Dickinson Company in North Canaan.  She loved to swim in the summer and go to Florida in the winter to escape the cold.

 In addition to her husband, Ethel is survived by her son, Mark Schmidt and his wife, Tammy, and their daughter, Tiffany, all of North Canaan; and her sisters, Theresa Kelley of Norfolk and Shirley Christinat of North Canaan.  

She was predeceased by her brother, George Tisserand; and two sisters, Margaret Murphy and Jody Bush.

Funeral services will be held in the spring. Arrangements are under the care of the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home in North Canaan. 

Memorial donations may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.