Catherine Vasil Argeros
October 3, 1925 - December 21, 2013
Catherine Vasil Argeros, 88 of Norwalk passed away on December 21, 2013 at her home surrounded by immediate family, after a short illness. She was the wife of the late William Argeros, who passed in 2003. They had been married for 56 years.
She was born in Ware, Massachusetts on October 3, 1925 to the late Kyriakos (Charles) Vasilacopoulos and Georgina Ladas. She resided in Ware, Massachusetts until the age of four, whereupon the family moved to Norwalk Connecticut in 1929.
She attended local schools, graduating from Norwalk High School in 1943. Catherine worked as a Bookkeeper for a variety of local businesses for many years, finally retiring at age 83.
Catherine was very active in community affairs being a Girl Scout Leader, a Boy Scout Den Mother, the Philoptohos organization, the Women’s Ahepa Association, and the Norwalk Woman’s Evening Club.
She was a loving caring person, mother, wife, grandmother, and great grandmother. She is survived by her three daughters, Dee (Jon) Dyer of Norwalk, Dorothea Combis of Norwalk, Denise Weeks (Douglas) of Norwalk. Son’s Dean (Pauline) of Phoenix, Arizona, Timothy (Donna) of Old Greenwich and William of Norwalk. She is survived by nine grandchildren, four great grandchildren, 3 step great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk on Thursday December 26, 2013 from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Funeral Services will be held at the Church of the Archangels Bedford St. Stamford Ct on Friday December 27, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Norwalk.
Friends may make donations to Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Fairfield County (www.visitingnurse.net) or to a charity of one’s choice.