Do any of these names ring a bell? (It's still not proven yet that this is "your" Francis' wife.)
Hartford Courant, The (CT) - Sunday, July 22, 2001
Deceased Name: KOZMON, GERALDINE (HALABY)
KOZMON, Geraldine (Halaby)
Geraldine (Halaby) Kozmon, 67, of Higganum, wife of Frank H. Kozmon, died at home on Thursday, (July 19, 2001). She was born in Middletown, the daughter of the late Alexander and Nellie (Fiducia) Halaby. She was a graduate of the Middlesex Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1954. She later received her Bachelor's degree from St. Joseph's College in Maine, a Master's degree from the Central CT State University, and her certification in Oncology Nursing from Adelphi University in New York. She was retired from the Middlesex Memorial Hospital after well over 40 years of employment, in various charge and nurse management positions, and was most recently retired from the Whiting Forensic Institute, where she held the position of Head Nurse. She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Frank H. Kozmon of Higganum; her sons, Alexander of West Hartford, Jeffrey of Durham, Gregory of Higganum; her daughter, Alexis of Higganum; her sister, Helen Augeri of Cromwell; her niece, Kim Dickinson of Cromwell; her nephew, Kevin Augeri and his wife, Maryann of Cromwell; her aunt, Lucy Lowry and husband, Eric of Middletown; paternal aunt, Helen Geary of Middletown; several grand nieces and nephews; and her dear friends, Janet Sheehan, Jack and Gwen Valley, Margaret Michele, and all of her friends at Whiting Forensic, whom she loved dearly. Calling hours will be TODAY, July 22, from 6-8 p.m. at the Swan Funeral Home, 211 Main Street, Deep River. The funeral will be on Monday, July 23, at 8 a.m. at the Swan Funeral Home, with a Mass at 10 a.m. at the St. Ann Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, 41 Cross Road, Waterford. Interment in the Ressurection Cemetery, Westbrook. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting memorial donations to be made to the St. Ann Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, Building Fund, 41 Cross Road, Waterford 06385.