Ellen Lewis Parisot, passed away peacefully at her home in Wilton, Connecticut on Wednesday September 3rd, 2014 with the loving support of her family and friends. The late afternoon was as beautiful as Connecticut early fall is this time of year and the end of day sunlight poured through her bedroom windows filtered by the tall pine trees she had planted there some 60 years ago. She was 86.
Ellen was a resident of Wilton CT for over 60 years. She was born on September 28, 1927 in New York, NY and was the daughter of Robert James Lewis managing partner of Estabrook and Company and a governor of the NY stock exchange and Ellen Evans Lewis the granddaughter of rolling printing press inventor and manufacturer Robert Hoe III.