Animals Pets 10

Kristen Jean Edmond

October 5, 1957 ~ May 5, 2019 (age 61)


SHERMAN - Kristen Edmond, 61, departed this life on May 5, 2019 at Danbury Hospital. She was the beloved soulmate of Richard Russell.

Kristen was born in Bethel on October 5, 1957 to the late Stanley and Helen Jean (Matthews) Edmond.

She attended school in Bethel and was a certified veterinary technician for over 35 years.

Her favorite vacation spot was Cape Cod and her dogs meant the world to her.

In addition to her soulmate Rick, she is survived by her sisters Clarinda and her husband Don Deitz of New Preston, Jocelyn Russell of New Milford, Susan and husband Norman Kashimba of Bethel and her brother Stuart and his wife Cindy Edmond of Watertown. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Donations may be made to the American cancer society or New Milford Animal Welfare Society in Kristen’s name.

A celebration of her life will take place at a later date. The Carpino Funeral Home of Southbury has been entrusted with the arrangements. To see her online tribute or leave a message of remembrance, please visit

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American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

Animal Welfare Society
8 Dodd Road, New Milford CT 06776
Tel: 1-860-354-1350

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