Ellen Goldberg Barson 76 of St. Petersburg, formerly of New Haven and Hamden, CT, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 after a long struggle with Multiple Sclerosis.
Born in New Haven, CT, August 14, 1942, to parents Helen Dunn and Benjamin Goldberg. Ellen graduated Hillhouse High School in New Haven, CT in 1960. Survived by husband David Barson of St. Petersburg, FL and two children, Jill Garcia (John Young) of Pittsburgh, PA and her children Kassidy, Jared and Karli. Betsy Purtell (Thomas) of Cheshire, CT and her children Hannah, Emma and Thomas Jr. Also survived by her sister Lucille Shukovsky of Newtown, PA all of who loved Ellen dearly.
No public service will be held. Please consider a donation to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in Ellen's memory.
David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel in St. Petersburg is serving the family.