Kathleen F. Olding, 1935 – 2021 of Guilford, CT passed away peacefully on June 26, 2021 at CT Hospice in Branford, CT.
Kathy was born in Hartford, CT in 1935. She worked as a manager for a convenient store in Guilford and then own and managed a card and gift shop on the Guilford Green. After that, she was a home healthcare provider and then branched off to house cleaning. During her free time, she enjoyed working in her gardens and hosting tag sales. She loved dogs often taking care of her customer’s dogs while they vacationed.
She leaves behind her five children, Lindsay & (Jeff) Roberts, Sherry Howe, Peter & (Denise) Howe, Mark & (Charlene) Howe, and Debra & (George) Ericson, her (10) grandchildren, Caitlin, Dillon, Keegan, Corey, Jessica, Jamie, Ryan, Travis, Doug, and Sydney, and 4 great-grandchildren.
The family extends their sincere gratitude to her neighbors Mike and Mary for their dedicated friendship for Kathy over the years and to CT Hospice for her comfortable and peaceful passing.
A celebration of Kathy’s life will take place at 2 Red Oak Lane, Norwalk, CT on July 20 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathy’s name may be made to CT Hospice in Branford, CT: https://www.hospice.com/honor-memorial-gifts/.