THOMASTON — Darleen (Spooner) Heuckeroth, 54, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at UConn Medical Center after a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Darleen was born February 28, 1967, in Waterbury, the daughter of Sherman “Bud” Spooner and Leona (Rock) Spooner. She was a 1985 graduate of Wilby High School.
She married Dave Heuckeroth on October 20, 2001. She worked as a photo tech for CPI and as a secretary for Nova Equipment Service.
Darleen truly loved life and family. She enjoyed baking, bingo, playing at the casino and trips to Aruba.
Besides her husband, she leaves her son, David Heuckeroth, and his significant other, Jessica Rossi; her sister, Starleen Brayall and her husband, Moray; three brothers, Scott Spooner and his wife, Mary, Keith Spooner and his wife, Linda, and Donald Rock; and a number of nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was predeceased by her father and mother.
At her request, there will be no calling hours or services.
Donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the American Cancer Society.