Dolores McGuinn
Dolores McGuinn
  • March 16, 1935 - June 29, 2017
  • Hobe Sound, Connecticut

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Dolores "Dee" McGuinn, of Hobe Sound, Florida & Guilford, CT formerly of Trumbull, CT passed away suddenly on June 29 at the age of 82. Dolores was born on March 16, 1935, in Bridgeport, the daughter of the late Stanley Sobotka and Anna Vlodek Sobotka. Dolores was predeceased by her loving husband John McGuinn, Jr. of 34 years. She was the mother of John (Sharon) McGuinn of Roxbury, CT and Lisa (Guy) Cattaruzza of Guilford, CT; the grandmother to Brandon & Cory McGuinn and Courtney, Christian, Zachary & MacKenzie Cattaruzza; she is the sister of the late Stanley Sobotka.

Dolores graduated from Bassick H.S. in 1953 and went on to earn her Nursing degree from Bridgeport Hospital and followed her passion of Nursing at Bridgeport Hospital, as a school nurse, camp nurse and in elder care nursing until her retirement. Dolores' passion was travel, she traveled extensively throughout the United States, visiting every state at least once and many states multiple times. Later in life she traveled internationally, cruising and visiting the countries of England, Ireland, Poland, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Mexico, Panama the Caribbean and most recently Australia and New Zealand.

Burial is private at the Gates of Heaven Cemetery, where she will be laid to rest with her loving husband.