Florence B. Ballash, 86, of Bristol, died on Friday (June 22, 2018) at Bristol Hospital. Florence was born in Berlin on March 3, 1932 and was one of four children of the late Walenty and Alexandria (Tereusczyk) Boguszewski. She was raised in New Britain before moving to Bristol. She raised her four children then went to work at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft in Southington for 26 years before retiring. Florence is survived by her four children: Mary Anne Signor and husband, Billy of Bristol, Rudy Ballash of Bristol, Kevin Ballash and wife, Patricia of Port St. Lucie, FL, and Karen Rabideaux and husband, Alan of North Carolina; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter-in-law: Dayle Ballash. A graveside service and burial will take place privately and at the convenience of the family in Peacedale Cemetery, James P. Casey Rd., Bristol. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, is assisting the family. Please visit Florence’s memorial web-site at www.FunkFuneralHome.com.