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To Elisabeth's family,
I am so sorry to hear of Elisabeth's passing. I did not know her well but she was my neighbor. We always waved to each other and said "hello". It's very apparent from reading the other messages that she was an incredible dentist and gracious woman. My your joyful memories give you comfort as you remember your mother. God bless. Kathy Batten

Posted by: Kathy Batten    Jul 09, 2017

Sorry for your loss. Even though it was a long ago I remembered your mom as a nice and warm person.
My mother died a couple of months ago when she and dad were in New Zealand.

Posted by: Peter Hedström - (Hjärup) Sweden   May 29, 2017

My thoughts and prayers go out to all of Elizabeth's family for the loss of such a wonderful woman. I remember Elizabeth from when she first moved here in 1974, when she came as a researcher and then student (even though she was already a dentist, well trained and then as a colleague and fellow faculty member and finally as a friend. I remember she graciously allowed a visiting dentist from Sweden (Lennart Bragd) to live in the lower floor

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Posted by: Collin Sanford - Avon, CT - Friend   May 09, 2017

My condolences to Dr Rydinge's family. During my training at the University of Connecticut, I treasured her guidance while learning to treat my patients. A beautiful woman and professional, she was calming and inspirational.

Steven F Hinchey DMD

Posted by: Steven Hinchey - Glastonbury, CT   May 05, 2017

Dear famely!

This letter com from your mothers frends in Hjärup Sweden.
It vas aour best frend frend from Skåne Sweden.

På svenska::
Så mycket trevligt vi hade med er familj alltid och ni barn Mikael, Kristin och Gunilla samt våra pojkar Christer och Mats en helt underbar tid och vi pratar om dessa minnen ofta.. Vi önskar er alla en fin begravning för det är mamma Lisbeth värd.

Med bästa hälsning från oss
Inga-Lill och Sven

Posted by: sven och Inga-Lill nederstedt - Åhus SwedenDear - Family Friend   May 04, 2017

I was a patient of your mother's for several years until her retirement. She was a wonderful dentist and a wonderful, gracious woman. You have my deep sympathy.
Maryanne Innes

Posted by: Maryanne Innes    May 03, 2017

As an early graduate of the dental school I remember Elisabeth very well. She was a most beautiful woman. She was sophisticated, intelligent. quietly composed, and amiable. I extend my condolences to the family and offer prayers for her soul.

John M Russo DMD

Posted by: john Russo - Glastonbury, CT   May 03, 2017

To Mikael, Kristina and Gunilla.
I remember so well when I arrived in New York and JFK. There you stood and received me. Elisabeth drove all the way home to Hartford and I was so fascinated by all the great. I had a fantastic time with you and I remember Elisabeth's warmth, thoughtfulness and the desire that I would like my stay with you. Elisabeth took us to Cape Cod and we bought lobster that we then ate at your house,

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Posted by: Christer Nederstedt - umeå - Family Friend   May 03, 2017

Dr. Rydinge was my dentist for many years and I loved her professionalism and style. When she retired I looked for many years for another dentist before I found one I was willing to try. I was saddened to read of her passing today but the memory of her put a smile on face. I just wanted to share those thoughts with her family. I'm sure her life touched others in a similar way. I was happy to read she

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Posted by: Joyce Persing - Canton, CT - Acquaintance   May 02, 2017

Dear Mikael, Kristin and Gunilla, please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of your mamma.She was such a warm and loving person and I have many, many fond memories from our times in "Klubben".

Eva Pollack
Göteborg, Sweden

Posted by: Eva Pollack    May 02, 2017