Reader photos: Pictures of mom
Lori Edwards, of Gales Ferry, submitted this photo of her mother, Kay Edwards. Lori says her mom is “Loving, Caring, Devoted, Sweet, Honest & Beautiful!”
Nadezhda Pencheva-Hasse, of Mystic, submitted this photo of mom and baby Victor.
Michelle A. Gallerani, of Waterford, submitted this photo of herself and her mother, Louella Kidrick.
Karin Barth, of Mystic, submitted this picture of herself, her mother and her brother, Cliff, taken circa 1956. For six words to describe her mother, Barth wrote, “the best friend I’ll ever have.”
Norma Headley Ramaccia submitted this photo of her mother, Dorothy Headley, of Groton.
Marybeth Calasant, of Waterford, submitted this photo of her late mother, Patricia Fecteau. Calasant writes, “My six words to describe her are wife, mother, grandmother, beautiful, loving and missed.”
DawnLyn Begun, of Colchester, submitted this photo of her mother Diane Kierys, of Waterford.She says “Six words to describe my mother would be: Cancer Survivor, Christian, Selfless, Great Grandmother, Strong & Caregiver.”
Barbara Weller Cawley, of Lyme, submitted this photo of her mother, Mary (Peg) Weller, with her five grandchildren. She writes, “My Mom: unconditional-loving, nature-loving, artistic, fun, piano-playing songster.”
Debra Churchill, of Lisbon, submitted this photo of her mother, Carol Beauregard, of Norwich. She says, “Six words to describe my mom: Beautiful, unselfish, thoughtful, generous, loving, supportive.”
Heather Capazzi, of Groton, submitted this photo of her mother, Karen Griggs, also of Groton. She says, “Six words to describe her would be taught me much, loved me more.”
Joseph Rini, from New London, submitted this photo of his mother, Andrea Gonzalez, and his sisters, Ariana and Danielle. He says, “Six words that describe her are caring, forgiving, loving, patient, beautiful or just simply put my mother.”
Giovanna Piacenza with her son, John Piacenza, in front of Lighthouse Inn on Mother's Day, May 1991.
Joe Darrow submitted this photo of Elizabeth Shaw, of East Lyme, with her granddaughter, Emiley Jean Darrow. Darrow writes, “kind, loving, compassionate, giving, crafty and happy.”
Leslie Hardy: beautiful, caring, loving, strong, supportive, intelligent. Photo submitted by the “Hardy Girls,” Felicia, Trisha, and Mariah.
Charles Koubik, of North Stonington, submitted this photo of his mother, Patricia Koubik. He says, “Six words that best describe her are: My mom is sweet and petite!”
Crissy Waggoner, of Waterford, submitted this photo of her mother, Margaret Jones, of Waterford. Chrissy writes, “Six words about my mom: My mom, my true best friend.”
Mary (Wilsher) Fogg Pellicer, who has five children, 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, is pictured at center. Photo submitted by Liz Viering.
Chris Ward submitted this photo. He says, “Loving, sensitive, extremely helpful, "Nana", AWESOME! That's my six words about my mom.”
Gregory and Kellie Smith submitted this photo their mother, Michelle Smith. The Smith, of Oakdale say, “Six words describing our mom - caring, loving, hardworking, beautiful, unique, funny.”
Kathy Sleeper submitted this photo of her mother, Jean, with Sleeper and Jason.
Roberta Fauntleroy is pictured in this photo sent in by Derek, who describe Fauntleroy as “blessed, loving, driven, compassionate, giving and understanding.”
Melissa Garcia, of Norwich, submitted this photo of her mother. Garcia says, “Six words that describe my mom - Caring, outgoing, friendly, expressive, beautiful and observant.”
Anna Francisco submitted this photo of her mother, Lorenza Domingo. Francisco says her mother is “loving and caring” and has 15 grandchildren.
Jessie M. Hyslop, of New London, is seen in this photo submitted by her daughter Melanie.
For Mother's Day, readers submitted photos of their mothers and six words to describe them.