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Dorothea L. Badger Obituary


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“I will miss her very much ”
1 of 41 | Posted by: Mattie Alston - Hamden, CT

“On behalf of Daughter Connection of Hampton Roads, Va, (Breast Health Awateness) we extend our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to our sister-friend...Read More »
2 of 41 | Posted by: Dianne E. C. Powell - norfolk, VA

“On behalf of Daughter Connection of Hampton Roads, Va, (Breast Health Awateness) we extend our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to our sister-friend...Read More »
3 of 41 | Posted by: Dianne E. C. Powell - norfolk, VA

“There are so many times in my life that I can recall precious times I spent with Grandma. Summers in Cape Cod for our family reunions were always the...Read More »
4 of 41 | Posted by: Leslie Rivera - San Antonio, AL

“Dear Herman and family, We were saddened to hear of the loss of your lovely wife Dorothea. Please know you will be in our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
5 of 41 | Posted by: Walt and Valita Luckett

“Herman and family hold on to God unchaining hand . Remember all the great memories of Mrs. Badger.Mickie I know you are growing up to be the fine...Read More »
6 of 41 | Posted by: Linda Staton and granddaughters Jamesha & Shanelle - NC

“God gave me the honor to be a part of your gentle soul. Your words of wisdom will for ever stay in my heart and will continue to guide me everyday of...Read More »
7 of 41 | Posted by: Lucy Badger - Hamden, CT

“To the family, especially Mikey- Please accept my sincere sympathy on the passing of Mrs. Badger. I will be praying for the repose of her soul and...Read More »
8 of 41 | Posted by: Toni Criscuolo - CT

“I have wonderful memories Sis. Dorothea Badger & Bro. Herman Badger coming to events that support my children. So I have always been supportive of...Read More »
9 of 41 | Posted by: Gwen Robinson - Hamden, CT

“On behalf of the Beulah Heights Social Integration Program and staff we would like to express our heartfelt sympathy to Mike, Hollie and Herman...Read More »
10 of 41 | Posted by: joseph Edwards - New Haven, CT

“A gentle, beautiful lady...I am so very sorry for your loss. I always looked forward to seeing Dorothea and Michael. I will keep her and her family...Read More »
11 of 41 | Posted by: mary maloy - friend

“Thank you for all the beautiful memories that you gave us you will be missed ”
12 of 41 | Posted by: Michael Badger - West heaven , CT

“Dad, We are so very sorry for your loss. Mom was a beautiful person inside as well as on the outside. We remember her soft spoken voice and we...Read More »
13 of 41 | Posted by: Lori and Janelle Badger - Hamden, CT

“To the Badger Family: When I learned of Dorothea's passing from my mom (Grayce Storey) I was instantly saddened...the first thing I thought of was...Read More »
14 of 41 | Posted by: Dietrah Pegues-Britton - Atlanta, GA

“My deepest condolences to you, Bro Badger, and your family. God will take care of you. My prayers are with you. ”
15 of 41 | Posted by: Kerrian Hudson - CT

“My most heartfelt condolences, You are now at peace and so will be those who were close to you because they too have faith... Though I have not...Read More »
16 of 41 | Posted by: Robert E. Gonzalez & Milagros Gonzalez - CT

“Herman, our prayers are with you and your family. May God give you comfort in your hour of need. We love you very much!! ”
17 of 41 | Posted by: Shawne & Jonathan Latham - CT

“There Is No Sorry That God Can Not Heal. Blessings Too The Badger Family. ”
18 of 41 | Posted by: Judith Lee Taylor - Bridgeport, DC

“Bro. Bagder, We are praying for you and your family as you mourn the loss of Sis Badger. Such a soft spoken and gentle lady. I have fond...Read More »
19 of 41 | Posted by: Tricia Tucker - Meriden, CT

“My prayers and condolences are with the Badger family. May God grant you peace during this time. The ESUMS family is especially empathetic to Mikey,...Read More »
20 of 41 | Posted by: Medria Blue - Bethany, CT

“To the Badger, I am sorry for your loss, I Know how you feel and just know that all my love and prayers are with you all.. ”
21 of 41 | Posted by: Angel Tardy, Edgar Marquez, kids - CT

“Herman, Michael, and Herman, Though it's been many years since I worked with Dottie at YCC at the University, I'll always remember her quiet caring...Read More »
22 of 41 | Posted by: Judy Jordan Poitras

“Dear Badger & Lumpkin Family, We hope you embrace your faith in God especially during Dolly's services and thereafter to comfort you and find...Read More »
23 of 41 | Posted by: Irving, Pamela, Christina, Ciara & Jordan Cross - VA

“My condolence to the Badger family on the loss of Dolly, she was a beautiful kind women and will be missed. God be with you all. ”
24 of 41 | Posted by: Mary Tardy - Waterbury, CT

“Herman, My condolences to you and your family. God bless. Rich. ”
25 of 41 | Posted by: Richard Strobel - Waterbury, CT

“Herman my condolences to you and your family. May she rest in peace ”
26 of 41 | Posted by: Patti Vitello - West Haven, CT

“Dear Janelle Our deepest condolences to you and your family ”
27 of 41 | Posted by: Chris and Brenda Stevenson - CT

“Herman And family I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Your mom, my prayers go out to you And Your family. ”
28 of 41 | Posted by: jada wilson - hamden, CT - friend

“To my dear cousins, Herman, Herman III and Michael... On behalf of your Aunt Blanche, and all of the cousins and relatives of the Lumpkin Family, I...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Keith Jackson - New Haven, CT

“It was a pleasure taking care of you Mrs Badger... May your soul rest in peace ! ”
30 of 41 | Posted by: Rosemarie - CT

“I'd like to take a moment to stop all of the preparing, stop all of the planning,stop all of the crying and let my family and friends know how much ...Read More »
31 of 41 | Posted by: Herman Badger III - Hamden, CT

“To the Badger Family, so sorry for the lost of Dorothea, our prayers are going out to all the family members and knowing that God knows best. ”
32 of 41 | Posted by: LIVINGSTON & AMY WORMLEY - CT

“Our deepest sympathy and condolences to you Herman, and the entire Badger family. Dolly was a special person who touched so many people in a...Read More »
33 of 41 | Posted by: Frederic (Ozzie) & Judy Osborne - GA

“Dollie, I will always remember our family times together. Good memories we had. God has blessed you. He has his hand on you Dollie. Now rest in his...Read More »
34 of 41 | Posted by: Ida Holland - Lexington, SC

“Herman, so sorry to learn of the passing of your dear wife. My deepest condolences to you and the entire Badger family. ”
35 of 41 | Posted by: Helena Rogers - New Haven, CT

“I'm going to miss you terribly Aunt Dolly. We had some good times together. Aunt Vi's wedding, I never saw you laugh so hard. I'm sure we were...Read More »
36 of 41 | Posted by: Jennifer Brooks - West Have , CT

“What I will remember is her beautiful smile and her kindness. I remember when we all were in Virginia for Lesley college graduation I had just had...Read More »
37 of 41 | Posted by: valarie otero - lancaster, PA

“You have my deepest sympathy you are in my prayers ”
38 of 41 | Posted by: Everlena McKiver Ferguson - CT

“Dorothea Badger,may you rest in peace knowing that you helped a whole lot of people along life's way,in which the people who know you recognize that...Read More »
39 of 41 | Posted by: Alfred E Badger - Oak Bluffs, MA

“Rest in Peace. Our condolences go out to her family and friends. You are now one of the angels that watches over your family and I hope you are at...Read More »
40 of 41 | Posted by: John&Jalissa Casanova - Waterbury, CT

“May you rest now. I'm sure you are one of Gods best Angels. As you you were an Angel here on earth. Not only for what you did for my brother, but for...Read More »
41 of 41 | Posted by: Amber Lewis - Brooklyn, NY


Dorothea L. Badger, 71 of Admiral Street, West Haven, CT passed away May 26, 2013 at Yale New Haven Hospital. She was born November 3, 1940 in New Haven, CT to the late William Lumpkin and Dorothea Skinner. She was married to Herman L. Badger of West Haven, CT. Dorothea will be remembered for her craft of quilting and for her love of Gospel Music. Besides her husband, she leaves to cherish her memory; sons, Michael (Hollie) Badger of New Haven, Herman (Lucy) Badger, III of Hamden; brother, William (Ethel) Lumpkin, Jr. of North Haven; sister, Joan (Wilbur) Wheeler of VA; grandchildren, Janelle, Alexis, Jordan, Michael Badger, Leslie Rivera and a host of relatives and friends.