Madeleine P. “Pete” Corish
August 17, 1927 - June 20, 2011
Madeleine P. “Pete” Corish, 83, of Norwalk, wife of the late Robert J. Corish, died Monday, June 20th, at Connecticut Health of Southport.
Born in Norwalk, August 17, 1927, daughter of the late George and Eleanor Skrensky Peters, she was a life long city resident, and a graduate of Norwalk High School. Prior to retirement, Mrs. Corish had been a receptionist at Pacific Plumbing for many years. She was an active member of her high school class reunion committee and volunteered at the School Sisters of Notre Dame Mother House in Wilton. Mrs. Corish also kept active as a beloved babysitter.
Survivors include two sons; Thomas and Alan Corish, of Norwalk and a cousin; Carol Chambers, of Norwalk.
Mrs. Corish is predeceased by two sons; Matthew and Peter.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 9:30 AM in St. Mary Church, 669 West Avenue. It is requested that family and friends meet at church. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery.
Friends may call Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue.
The family requests contributions to Notre Dame School Sisters Mother House, 345 Belden Hill Road, Wilton, CT 06897