Orco, Katherine M.
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Katherine Mary Orco, age 87, of Bridgeport, entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Bridgeport Hospital.
Born in Bridgeport to the late Stephen and Theresa Kayan Orco, she had been a lifelong resident. Miss Orco graduated from Saints Cyril and Methodius Commercial High School. Upon graduation, she was employed at Howland's and D.M. Read's department stores. She then gained full-time employment at Saint Vincent Medical Center and retired after 42 years of service. Always energetic and self-motivated, Miss Orco worked part-time at the Burlington Coat Factory in the Fur Department and as a caregiver on weekends, all while working full-time during the week. She enjoyed shopping for clothes and dining out.
She is survived by one beloved sister, Ethel Kashulon of Bridgeport; and one beloved brother, Stephen Orco of California.
Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 9:15 am at the Pistey Funeral Home, 2155 Main Street, Stratford and at 10 am at Holy Name of Jesus Church with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in Mountain Grove of Easton Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 7 pm. Please visit www.pisteyfuneralhome.com to leave condolences online.
Pistey Funeral Home Inc
2155 Main St Stratford, CT 06615
Published in Connecticut Post from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2014