The Life of Addibell DeWitt Lovett
Addiebell R. Lovett, age 98, wife of the late Donald H. Lovett and resident of Shelton, passed away Dec. 12, 2015. She was born August 24, 1917 in Ansonia, daughter of the late Franklin & Katherine Keller DeWitt. She worked as a bookkeeper for Ansonia Y.M.C.A. Addiebell was a member of The Christ Episcopal Church in Ansonia where she also served as choir mother. She was active in Order of the Amaranth, Order of Eastern Star and the Rainbow Girls, and volunteered in the prayer shawl ministry at Wesley Heights where she was a resident there. She leaves to cherish her memory her son Donald C. Lovett of Shelton, daughters Peggy Dolan of N.J. & Jacqueline Bickford of Wakefield, N. H., 7 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and several nieces & nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her 2 sisters Katherine Brown & Eloise Fine, brother Frank DeWitt and grandson Robbie Dolan. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 16 2015 at 12:00 NOON from The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia, CT. (www.jenkinskingfh.com ) Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 NOON before the service begins. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Friends who wish may make donations to Christ Episcopal Church of Ansonia through the funeral home.