Obituary: Florence E. Tosches, 85

Florence E. Tosches
Florence E. Tosches

Florence E. Tosches (Moore), resident of Stamford, CT, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Stamford Hospital. Florence was born in Darien, CT on October 12, 1932 to the late Thomas and Georgiana (Strattinger) Moore. She was 85-years-old.

Florence is survived by her two sons, Kevin (Alison) Tosches and Daniel (Dawn) Tosches. In addition to her parents, Florence was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Tosches. She also was preceded in death by her siblings Ella Mae Totilo, Thomas Moore, John Moore, and Anne Thibdeau. Florence is survived by her brothers Frances Moore and Coleman Moore.

Florence worked for the Town of Darien police department for 30 years as a police matron and traffic agent where she was a well-known and very loved school crossing guard. She also was a nurses’ aide at St. Joseph’s hospital for many years.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday, August 9th at 10:30 a.m., at Sacred Heart Church, 37 Schuyler Avenue, in Stamford, CT. Her interment will immediately follow the funeral service at Queen of Peace Cemetery, 124 Rock Rimmon Road, Stamford, CT.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Florence’s name to: Dementia Society of America www.dementiasociety.org/ or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital https://www.stjude.org.

The family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Bosak Funeral Home, 453 Shippan Avenue, in Stamford, CT.

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