Rachel Paradis
Upgrade this Memorial Tribute

Rachel Paradis

February 27, 1930 - March 30, 2007

Rachel Paradis

February 27, 1930 - March 30, 2007


Why order flowers through us?

Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.

The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

Memorial Candles

A Perpetual Tribute

The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

Memorial Trees

Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

Sympathy Cards

A Thoughtful Gesture

Placeholder - to be replaced with Donations

Place a Donation

The gift of giving

We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.

Financial Support

A Helping Hand

The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.

This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
To notify the funeral home of your interest, complete and submit the following form:

Obituary for Rachel Paradis

PARADIS: Rachel (Marquis) Paradis, 77, widow of Joseph A. Paradis, of New Britain, died Friday March 30, 2007. Born in St. Agatha, ME., she had lived in New Britain most of her life and prior to her retirement, was employed at the former Emhart Manufacturing Co. A loving Mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister, she is survived by her children, Joseph L. and Daniel P. Paradis, both of Northampton, MA, her daughters Rena M. Paradis of Bristol, Charlene Rayes and her husband of Sam of Portmouth, N.H., Doreen Legaspi and her husband Robert of New Britain, Lorraine Tino and her husband Steven of San Diego, CA., 2 sisters, Jeanette Manzo and Bernadette Doyon, both of FL, 2 brothers Gilbert Marquis of Boston, MA, and Camille Marquis of New Britain, 13 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister Aurelie Cunningham. Funeral services with burial in St. Marys Cemetery, New Britain will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial calling hours will be Monday, 4 - 7 at the Farrell Funeral Home, 110 Franklin Sq., New Britain. Memorial contributions in her memory, may be made to the American Heart Assoc., 2550 USHighway 1, North Brunswick, N.J., 08902-4301.

Send a gesture of sympathy to Rachel Paradis's family

  • Brought to you by

  • 110 Franklin Square
    New Britain, CT
  • 860-225-8464
Upgrade this Memorial Tribute

Help & Healing Resources

In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.