Barbara S. Conroy, 59, Westport

Barbara S. (Kearton) Conroy, 59, of  Westport passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, Dec.18, 2012.  She was the wife of Robert P. Conroy.
Born in New Jersey, daughter of the late John and Marilyn (Jones) Kearton, she had lived in Ridgefield, Conn., prior to moving to Westport in 1995.
She was a member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary and had worked with FEMA during Hurricane Katrina.  She enjoyed going to the beach.  Mrs. Conroy will always be remembered as a loving, devoted wife and mother who loved her grandchildren.
Including her husband, survivors include two daughters, Lauren Conroy and her fiancé Jason of Acton, Mass., and Carolyn Nye and her husband Jesse of Essex, Conn.; a brother, Robert S. Kearton of Palm Harbor, Fla.; a sister,  Patricia Payson of Alabama; two grandchildren, Alanna and Dylan; several nieces and nephews, and her beloved cocker spaniel Kaysea.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport.
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