NORWALK, Conn. -- Catherine Marie Tallon, 96, of Stratford, died Oct. 22 in the Connecticut Hospice in Branford.
Tallon was the daughter of the late Karl and Catherine Hylen.
A retired administrator for the Norwalk Medical Group, Tallon loved the beach, the sun, golfing, cooking, sewing and traveling.
She was predeceased in death by her husband the late James Tallon and her eight siblings, Robert Hylen, Freda Bouton, Esther Russell, Henry Hylen, Emily Spence, Carl Hylen, Frederick Hylen and Harold Hylen.
Tallon is survived by her two children, James Tallon (Elizabeth) and Susan Bouffard (Paul); her three grandsons, Fitzpatrick Tallon (Cara) Sean Tallon (Charlotte) and Matthew Bouffard (Shannon) and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the William McDdonald Funeral Home, 2591, Main St., Strafford; with a service following at 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 26 Broadway, 14th floor, New York, NY 10004 or the Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Brandford, CT 06405.