In Memory of




Obituary for Constance Ann Carenzo

SOMERS – Constance A. (Richmond) Carenzo, 86, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at Johnson Memorial Hospital. Born in Pittsfield, daughter of the late Nelson and Olive (LaFond) Richmond, she grew up in Enfield and was a graduate of Enfield High School. She raised her family in Longmeadow, moving to Somers over thirty years ago. Constance worked for Hallmark Cards for many years as an Administrative Assistant. She finished her career as the Social Services Director for the Town of Somers, where she was recognized for outstanding service/performance. Constance was an active member of the Somers Senior Center, an avid reader, and loved animals, boating, the Patriots and the Red Sox. Her husband of sixty-seven years, Joseph J. Carenzo, died on September 18, 2020, and she was also predeceased by a sister, Alicia Ziegler and her husband Ivan, and a sister-in-law, Nancy Richmond. She leaves two daughters, Kathleen C. DeGray of Somers, Linda C. Cutler and her husband Charles R. Cutler, Jr., of Stafford Springs, three brothers, Robert Richmond of East Hartford, Nelson Richmond and his wife Charlotte of Hampden, MA, Edward Richmond and his wife Grace of West Suffield, five grandchildren, Sarah Brady and her husband Adam, Jack Zachary, Alex Zachary and his wife Rheia, Charles Cutler, III, Ashley Crenshaw and her husband Cordero, seven great-grandchildren, Owen, Cordero, Miyah, Sinclair, Luca, Ermias, Liam, and many beloved nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 11:30am at Somers Center Cemetery on Battle Street. The family welcomes all who wish to attend. For online condolences, please visit