Margaret Ann Carriero (affectionately known as “Micki”), age 71, of Stratford, passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 in her home with her loving family by her side.

Born in Stamford to the late John Edward and Mary Louise (Gleason) Walsh, she has been a longtime resident of Stratford.

Micki is survived by her beloved husband, Robert, of 51 years, her devoted children, Meg Brokelschen and her husband George of Stratford, Carolyn Regensburger and her husband Rick Saitta of New Milford, Bobby Carriero and his wife Linda of Stratford, Jennifer Cristofano and her husband Jason of Naugatuck and Nicole Clark of Trumbull, her cherished grandchildren, whom she had a hand in raising and whose lives she had a major influence on, Brittany, Alexei, Ethan, Victoria, Claudia, Christiana, Gabrielle, Olivia, Madison and Zoë, her step-grandchildren Michael, Christopher, and Anthony, her great-granddaughter Lyla, her brother John “Nooney” Walsh of Stamford, her sister Norma Neuner and her husband Conrad of Southbury and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her two sisters, Mary Scalzi and Patricia Shaw.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. James Church, 2070 Main Street, Stratford. Interment will be private. The Adzima Funeral Home, 50 Paradise Green Place, Stratford, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

To make an online condolence, please visit www.adzimafuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to Donate Life (donatelife.net) or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (stjude.org).