Obituary: Dorothy Mae (Grumauskas) Clark


PROSPECT — Dorothy Mae (Grumauskas) Clark, 73, of Prospect, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2015 at the Paradigm Health Care Center in Prospect, surrounded by her loving family. She was the widow Louis W. Clark.

Dorothy was born in Waterbury on July 31, 1941, a daughter of the late John and Alice (Hinkly) Grumauskas. She was retired after working for many years as an expediter at Ball and Socket Manufacturing and the Waterbury Companies and was a member of the Prospect Congregational Church. She also sold Avon for over 40 years.

Dorothy is survived by a daughter, Tammy Trocola, of Prospect; a son, Glenn Cochran and his wife, Tracy, of Prospect; a sister, Helen Ritter of Southbury; three grandchildren, Heather Trocola of Prospect and Zachary and Brianna Cochran of Prospect; a great-granddaughter, Angelica Saucier; her close cousin, John Cochran of Waterbury and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at noon at the Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Road, Prospect. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Prospect Volunteer Fire Department, 26 New Haven Road, Prospect, CT 06712.

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