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Loretta (Marshall) Firkey

March 9, 1921 March 14, 2016
Loretta (Marshall) Firkey
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Obituary for Loretta (Marshall) Firkey

Loretta Margaret (Marshall) Firkey, age 95, of Stratford, beloved wife of the late George Firkey, passed away Monday, March 14, 2016 in the Saybrook Apple Rehab Center. Loretta was born in Bridgeport, daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Fisher) Marshall Sr. and had been a lifelong area resident.

Loretta was a retired LPN and worked for many years for Dr. Winston DeLaney DDS. She also worked for many area nursing homes and did private duty nursing well into her 70's. She volunteered for the Red Cross, enjoyed playing golf and was an avid Yale Football Fan.

Survivors include her devoted children, Elaine Holman and her husband David of Guilford and George Frederick Firkey of Shelton; one granddaughter Victoria Tupay and her husband Douglas of Shelton; a sister-in-law, Shirley Marshall of Vermont and several nieces and nephews including a special nephew, Kenneth Firkey of Tennessee. She was predeceased by a daughter, Patricia and two brothers, Thomas Marshall Jr. and Jack Marshall.

Friends are invited to attend her Funeral on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. in the William R. McDonald Funeral Home 2591 Main St., Stratford and at 10:30 a.m. in St. James Church, 2110 Main St., Stratford for a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment will follow in Saint Michael's Garden Mausoleum, Stratford. Friends may visit with the family Wednesday evening (TODAY) from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Loretta's memory may be made to either: St James Church, Care of Our Father's House Program, 2110 Main St., Stratford, CT 06615 or Sunset Shores, 720 Barnum Ave, Suite 1, Stratford, CT 06614. For additional information or to share a message of condolence, visit www.wrmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.

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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

16

Mar

4:30 PM 3/16/2016 4:30:00 PM - 7:30 PM 3/16/2016 7:30:00 PM
William R. McDonald Funeral Home

2591 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

William R. McDonald Funeral Home
2591 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Service

Thursday

17

Mar

9:30 AM 3/17/2016 9:30:00 AM
William R. McDonald Funeral Home

2591 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

William R. McDonald Funeral Home
2591 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Funeral Mass of Christian Burial

Thursday

17

Mar

10:30 AM 3/17/2016 10:30:00 AM
Saint James Church

2070 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

Saint James Church
2070 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Entombment

Thursday

17

Mar

12:00 PM 3/17/2016 12:00:00 PM
Saint Michael's Garden Mausoleum

2205 Stratford Ave
Stratford, CT 06615

Saint Michael's Garden Mausoleum
2205 Stratford Ave Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Memorial Contribution

Sunset Shores

720 Barnum Ave
Suite 1
Stratford, CT 06614

Saint James Church

Care of Our Fathers House
2110 Main St
Stratford, CT 06615
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