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Darlene L. Atterbury

July 17, 1953 - October 3, 2020

Burial Date: October 10, 2020

A celebration of Darlene’s life will be held Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Colonial, 86 Circular Avenue at 12pm. Viewing in Colonial from 11-12pm.  Condolences may be expressed at colonialfunerals.com.

Darlene L. Atterbury of New Haven, CT departed this life and entered into eternal rest on October 3, 2020. Darlene was born on July 17, 1953 to the late Charles James Snowden and Emma Louis Snowden in Kingstree, South Carolina.

Darlene, known to many as Dolls, enjoyed life to the fullest, she always wore a huge smile upon her face and greeted people with kindness wherever she went. Darlene enjoyed watching movies on TV and talking through the whole show, she also enjoyed cooking, dancing and spending time with her family and friends.

Darlene was a person who would walk in and light up the whole room with her beautiful smile. Darlene leaves to cherish her memory her son William Atterbury, Alvin Atterbury, (Alvina), Tyrone Snowden (Theresa) her sisters Jeanette Meleod (Ronnie), Lisa Snowden, and Ivery Snowden. Several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of family and friends. Darlene had a special friend from childhood that she loved dearly and whole heartily Ernestine Bember Darden.

Darlene was preceded by her husband William Atterbury, her parents Charles and Emma Snowden, her sister Donella I Humbert, Ednana Gurley and sister Charlene Snowden Williams, brother Charles Snowden.

Darlene was loved by many and truly missed by us all, gone but never forgotten.

A celebration of Darlene’s life will be held Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Colonial, 86 Circular Avenue at 12pm. Viewing in Colonial from 11-12pm.  Condolences may be expressed at colonialfunerals.com.