Eva LaCombe, 96, had been a nurse

Eva LaCombe, 96, of Torrington, died Sept. 27 at Torrington Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late Aime LaCombe.

She was born Feb. 6, 1917, in New Milford, the daughter of Mary (Ferris) and Samman Slaiby. She worked as a nurse at St. Francis Hospital and several area nursing homes.

She is survived by a sister, Emma McMilleon, of Torrington, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Lena Thebarge and Edna Rossi, and a brother, Mayer Slaiby.

Burial was at New St. Francis Cemetery in Torrington.

The Phalen Funeral Home in Torrington was in charge of the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. Maron Church Building Fund, 613 Main St., Torrington CT 06790.