Services for Emma Pierce, longtime leader of the New Britain Democratic Town Committee, the Pride of CT Lodge of Elks Anna Warmsley Temple and United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 133 retiree, will be held Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Saint James Missionary Baptist Church, 45 Daly Avenue in New Britain.
Visitation hours will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and the service will be at 12 p.m. with the Rev. Thomas A. Mills, Jr. officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home .
Emma Pierce, the first recipient of the CT Democratic Party’s Ella Grasso Award, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 29th at the age of 91.
New Britain Democrats extend condolences to Emma’s family. Your loss is our loss.
This photo collage is in remembrance of Emma and her Democratic family courtesy of DTC member Frank Gerratana.