Elizabeth (Wuelfing) Tucker Layton

Published on Wednesday, 12 July 2017 20:05


Elizabeth (Wuelfing) Tucker Layton, 86, of Bristol, widow of John Tucker and Wesley Layton, died on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Village Green, Bristol.

Elizabeth was born in Hartford on Aug. 18, 1930, and was a daughter of the late Henry and Ethel (Merritt) Wuelfing. A longtime Bristol resident, she was a graduate of Morse Business College and worked as a medical secretary at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford until retiring.

She is survived by sons, J. Colin and Jeffrey Tucker of Bristol; daughter, Colleen Hopkins of Lillington, N.C.; four grandchildren, Kelly Hopkins, Jack, Kedrick and Jefferson Tucker; two great grandsons, MacKenzie Crabtree and Caliber Coles; and nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends may visit at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, on Saturday, July 22, 2017, between 11 a.m. and noon. Her funeral service will begin at noon with burial following in West Cemetery, Bristol.

In lieu of flowers, make donation to VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, 199 Park Road Extension, Suite 102, Middlebury, CT 06762.

Visit Elizabeth’s memorial website at www.FUNKFUNERALHOME.com .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Wednesday, 12 July 2017 20:05. Updated: Wednesday, 12 July 2017 20:08.