Rowena May (Rockwell) Larkin

 Rowena May (Rockwell) Larkin, age 74, of Prospect, died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Waterbury Hospital. She was the widow of Robert James Larkin.

Mrs. Larkin was born in Washburn, Maine on Feb. 14, 1937, a daughter of the late Everett and Nancy Rockwell. She was retired from Bunting Steri Systems where she worked as a secretary for many years, and she was a member of the Naugatuck Valley Community Church.

Mrs. Larkin is survived by two daughters, Sue Ellen Sarmadi-Fard of Prospect and Lisa Jean Larkin of Prospect; three sisters; and two grandchildren, Lindsay Sarmadi-Fard and Robert David Sarmadi-Fard.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at 10 a.m. at the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 26 Waterbury Road, Route 69, Prospect. Burial will be in Mountain Grove Cemetery in Bridgeport at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, New England Division, 825 Brook St., I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3045. For more information and online condolences, please log on to