WOODBURY — Jean O’Grady-Stockwell, 64, of Peter Road, formerly of Norwalk, died Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at Waterbury Hospital with her family at her side, including her cherished life partner of more than 30 years, Robert H. Stockwell, Sr.
Born in Norwalk, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Marjorie O’Grady. She grew up in Norwalk and graduated from Norwalk High School. She went on to graduate from dog grooming school. During her 40+-year career she was a successful and popular dog groomer throughout Litchfield and Fairfield counties. Outside of work, Jean loved spending time with her family, including her husband Bob and their multiple dogs.
Jean is survived by her beloved children, Anthony Calabrese of Trumbull and Joseph Calabrese of Naugatuck. She is also survived by her three stepchildren, Robert Stockwell, Jr., and his wife, Michelle, of Hartsdale, N.Y.; Linda Stockwell-Caouette of Thomaston; and Lori Stockwell-Dingwell and her husband, Tim, of Waterbury. She also leaves behind her brothers, Christopher O’Grady and his wife, Lisa, of Mystic; Daniel O’Grady and Elise of Bethel, and Richard O’Grady and his wife, Brenda, of New Milford, and many cherished nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends may call to the Woodbury Funeral Home of Munson-Lovetere, 2 School St., from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, September 25. A graveside service will be private and at the convince of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Liver Foundation at LiverFoundation.org.
To leave an online condolence, visit www.munsonloveterefuneralhome.com.