Ilda Colburn

Obituary of Ilda Colburn

Ilda L. Colburn, 100, formerly of Brooklyn, CT, passed away on December 4, 2021. She was born December 13, 1920 in Burlington, VT.

She worked in the service industry for many years until retirement at age 80.

She is survived by her children Clayton Marcoux (Paula), Dorothy Bragg (Reginald), Marlene Rahmouni (Bill Fuller), Sue Serra, Donna Snell (John), Karen Paquin; a daughter in law Ellen Marcoux; her 10 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two sons Henry E. Marcoux, Jr. and Paul E. Paquin, Jr. and her husband Howard Colburn.

There will be no calling hours and burial will be private at the convenience of the family at St. Mary Cemetery East Hartford, CT. Donations in her memory can be made to the Snell/Colburn Fund, Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut, 68 Federal Street, New London, CT 06320. Share a memory at

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