She was born in Bridgeport to the late Geza and Julia (Jacob) Wargo and had been a lifelong area resident.

She was a member of the United Church of Christ Women's Guild in Bridgeport and enjoyed cooking and baking for her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Janice Kriston of Milford and Julie Dogali and her husband Michael of Shelton; four grandchildren, Karen Mulvihill and her husband John of New Milford, Thomas Kriston of Milford, Michael Dogali of Seymour, and Matthew Dogali of Shelton; two great-grandchildren, Sean Thomas Mulvihill and Brendan Mulvihill; and several nieces and nephews.

The Lesko & Polke Funeral Home of Fairfield Center was in charge of arrangements.

The family would like to thank the staff at Harborside Glenhill of Danbury and Regional Hospice of Western Connecticut for their loving care and treatment they gave to their beloved mother.

To sign an online register please visit www.leskopolefuneralhome.com.