WATERTOWN — Katherine “Katie” Consalvo, 53, of Watertown, died Thursday, June 3, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Brian Consalvo.
Katie was born on October 16, 1967, in Waterbury, the daughter of Dan and Betsy (Grover) Simons of Watertown. She was a graduate of Watertown High School and received her bachelor’s degree from Western Connecticut State University.
Katie was totally dedicated to her family and her community. She was a familiar face at many sporting events, fundraisers and school activities. She left her mark on PTOs, Circle of Sports, school booster clubs, Project Graduation and other organizations throughout town.
She did not just help out but more importantly she took great responsibility in all her roles to make sure everything ran smoothly and successfully.
Among all the roles that Katie played, the most important role was Mom. She instilled the importance of family values and education. As a result of her selflessness, her children are following in her footsteps by giving back to the community. Katie was so proud of all the accomplishments made by her children.
Besides her parents and her husband of 23 years, Katie leaves a son, Andrew Consalvo; a daughter, Emily Consalvo; a brother, Dan Simons and his wife, Eve, of Midlothian, Va.; a sister, Diane Bristol and her husband, Pete, of Watertown, and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 11, at St. John the Evangelist Church, 574 Main St. Family and friends are asked to meet directly at the church and reminded that masks are required in the church. Burial will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Platt Road.
Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 10, at the Hickcox Funeral Home, 195 Main St.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Watertown Oakville Circle of Sports, P.O. Box 398, Watertown 06795.
For additional information or to leave an online message of condolence, visit www.hickcoxfuneralhome.com.