Carole Anne McLellan 81 Carole Anne (Parsons) McLellan of East Granby, CT passed away on Monday September 27th, 2021 at home after a long illness. Carole was the daughter of the late Anna (Grant) and Elliott Parsons of Gloucester, MA.
She was born on December 17, 1939 and grew up in Gloucester, MA alongside her lifelong friend and partner Clifford W. McLellan, and they were united in marriage on April 20, 1963. Throughout Carole's life she enjoyed a wide variety of occupations and volunteer work, including Girl Scouting, working at the East Granby school system and public library, and volunteering at the Friend To Friend Thrift Shop. Most recently she loved joining her friends from the Senior Center on many adventures. Carole was predeceased by her husband Clifford.
She is survived by her daughters, Julianna Kentel, her husband Scott and their sons Alex, Adam and Andy of Lawrence, MA, and Emily Ide, her husband Jamie and their daughters Cassidy and Charlotte of Jericho, VT.
At Carole's request there will be no visiting hours or public service. She will be interred next to her beloved husband in Rockport, MA.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in Carole's memory be made to the East Granby Senior Center payable to: COA c/o East Granby Senior Center, PO Box 1858, East Granby, CT 06026 .