Pamela Anne McCusker
PAMELA ANNE MCCUSKER, a long time New
Canaan resident, died peacefully on August 4, 2017 at Norwalk Hospital
surrounded by her loved ones. She was 76. The eldest daughter of James
and Kathleen Corey, she was born on June 28, 1941 in Detroit, MI. Pam
was a graduate of Wiesbaden High School, an American high school in
Wiesbaden, Germany. Upon her return to the States, she attended Michigan
State University before moving to Short Hills, NJ. Pam took secretarial
work in New York City and while employed at the Young and Rubicam
Advertising Agency she met and married her husband Allen McCusker. The
next several years brought three children and a whirlwind life as the
family relocated several times to different locations across the country
including: Massachusetts, Connecticut, California [twice], and
Minnesota eventually settling permanently back on the east coast in New
Canaan in 1981.
Pam was involved with many organizations throughout
the years. She was a Girl Scout Leader, a Den Mother, a proud Little
League and soccer mom as well as a member of The Children's League,
Junior League, The New Canaan Garden Club, the The New Canaan Teen
Center and PEO Sisterhood. She worked in the office at New Canaan High,
and at Conde Nast for the Arnold Palmer Charity, Arnie's Army.
devoted Wife, Mother and Grandmother Pamela is survived by her husband
Allen Arthur of New Canaan, sons Michael Allen and his wife Deirdre
Morrison of Los Angeles, CA, Arthur James and his wife Hilary of
Fairfield, CT, her daughter Kelly Anne of Stratford, CT, and two
grandchildren Helena Gabrielle and Madeline Genette.
service to honor Pam's life will be held on Friday, August 11 at 1 p.m.
at the Roger Sherman Inn in New Canaan on Oenoke Ridge. Following the
memorial service, there will be a reception at 2:30 p.m. also located at
the Roger Sherman Inn.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions
may be made in Pamela's memory to Waveny Lifecare Network for their
wonderful care. For online condolences and directions visit www.hoytfuneralhome.com