Stacey Sue McCue
Stacey Sue McCue passed away at Greenwich Hospital on August 24, 2021 after having been diagnosed with cancer one year ago.
Stacey was born on April 6th, 1974 to Ann and Thomas McCue. She grew up in Cos Cob, CT and attended Greenwich Catholic Grammar School, Central Middle School and Greenwich High School graduating in 1992. Stacey was an honor student and excelled in sports playing soccer, basketball and softball.
She earned a BA degree in English at Lehigh University in 1996 and it was there that she took up Lacrosse and played on Lehigh's 1994 Patriot League championship team.
After graduation, Stacey went on a European sabbatical returning to Lehigh where she earned her Master of Education Degree while coaching the Lehigh Women's Lacrosse Team. She went on to coach at The College of William and Mary and later Fairfield University.
Having left coaching after a decade, Stacey went into the food industry where she became a dedicated vegan and devoted her career to preparing healthy vegan food in Greenwich, CT and San Diego, CA. From there she moved to Port Saint Lucie, FL where she took up hydroponic farming.
Stacey had a true love of animals and chalked up quite a record of rescuing them. She returned to Cos Cob in July of 2020 with her inseparable canine companions Violet and Chubby.
Stacey is survived by her loving parents Ann (nee Bruno) and Thomas McCue of Cos Cob, sister Patricia McCue of San Diego, CA, brother Michael McCue and spouse Leandro McCue of Cos Cob, CT and niece Alice Hatcher of Brunswick, MD. Stacey was predeceased by her infant sister Alison Jane McCue.
At the request of the family services will be private.
Published by Greenwich Time on Aug. 26, 2021.