Carol Sargent, 59, Director of Children’s Learning Center in Stamford

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Carol (Armstrong) Sargent, a resident of Darien, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 21.

Carol Sargent obituary 09-25-17

Carol Sargent, 59, passed away Sept. 21. Her wake will be held on Sept. 28.

She is survived by her loving husband, Scott Sargent and a son, Timothy Sargent.

Born on May 18, 1958, Carol grew up in Ridgefield and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Central Connecticut State University in 1980 with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education.

She joined the Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County in 1981 as a head teacher and worked her way up to director of school readiness programs.

She enjoyed working as the director of the Children’s Learning Center in Stamford for 36 years just as much as she enjoyed watching the New England Patriots.

In addition to her husband and son, she is survived by her two brothers and her sister-in-laws: Billy and Christine Armstrong from Stamford and David and Cheryl Armstrong from Redding; her sister, Laura Armstrong from Auburn, Ca.; her brother-in-law, John Allen; and four nieces and nephews.

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— an obituary from Edward Lawrence Funeral Home

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Her parents, Regina and William Armstrong and her sister, Barbara Allen, predeceased her.

Calling hours will be held for close friends and family on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Children’s Learning Center, 64 Palmer’s Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902.