Laurene Pastore Stenger
July 13, 1950 - October 3, 2011
Laurene Pastore Stenger, age 61, passed on peacefully at her home in Norwalk, on Monday, October 3, 2011, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Norwalk, daughter to the late Lois Mockler Knight and Frank Pastore. Laurene graduated from Brien McMahon High School, class of 1968 and from Norwalk Community College in 1970.
She is survived by her husband and best friend, John Stenger; her son Justin and her daughter Brett, all of Norwalk; her brother Glenn Pastore and his wife Annie of Otisfield, Maine; two sisters, Carol Pastore Farley, Marcia King and husband Richard of Redding; 14 nieces and nephews, and many lifelong friends.
She worked for many years at Old MacDonalds Farm and most recently loved her job as a Special Needs Aide at Tokeneke School in Darien.
There will be a Memorial Gathering at the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT from 4:00-8:00pm Thursday [October 6, 2011].
Donations can be made in her name to the Whittingham Cancer Center at Norwalk Hospital, 24 Stevens Street, 06850.