Carolyn Ann Cummiskey, 77

Carolyn Ann Cummiskey, age 77, died Sunday, February 16, 2014 in Norwalk, CT.

She was born in Detroit, MI on February 10, 1937 to Edmond A. and Sylvia Katharine (Waters) Cummiskey. Carolyn graduated from Ann Arbor High School in 1955. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1959 and a master’s degree in 1960 from the University of Michigan.

She worked for IBM Corporation for over 30 years, spending time in Michigan, California, Nebraska, New York and Connecticut. When Carolyn tried to explain what she did for IBM her family would quite often shake their heads in a lack of understanding.

Carolyn greatly enjoyed the opera and stage plays, and considered herself quite a singer. In her retirement she did a great deal of volunteer work, as she was a very charitable woman.

She is survived by two brothers, Patrick of Savanna, GA, and Daniel and his wife Kathy of Big Rapids, MI, four nephews, one niece any many grand nieces and nephews. Carolyn’s great loves in life were her family and the University of Michigan.