Carol K. Gretemeyer, 93, a nine-year resident of Wilton, died peacefully on Saturday, April 23, at Norwalk Hospital.
Born in Rye, N.Y., on March 23, 1923, she was the daughter of Daniel E. and Mary Bourne Kelly. She was raised in Rye before marrying her late husband, James W. Gretemeyer, in 1946. They moved to Norwalk, in 1955, where they raised their family.
Carol’s career encompassed working for nonprofit organizations, initially with the Norwalk chapter of the American Heart Association, and later as the office manager for the Fairfield County chapter of the American Cancer Society. She retired in 1993. During her retirement years, Carol became more active as a parishioner of St. Jerome Church in Norwalk, joined the Norwalk’s Women’s Club, and travelled to Ireland and England.