Obituary: Veronica “Roni” Marie (Testani) Kascak, 57, of Trumbull

Veronica “Roni” Marie (Testani) Kascak, age 57, of Trumbull, passed away peacefully in her home on September 7, 2014 surrounded by her family.

She was a faithful Catholic, a loving and devoted wife, an entertaining and nurturing mother, a caring daughter and sister, a loyal friend, and an inspiring and energetic teacher.

Roni was born in Bridgeport and was a lifelong area resident.

She was an active member of St. Jude Church in Monroe. She attended Paier College of Art in Hamden and completed her B.A. in Education at University of Bridgeport. She held an M.S. degree in Education from University of Bridgeport and was an Art Teacher for several years at Christian Heritage School in Trumbull.

Roni was compassionate, honest, caring, and independent; she leaves those whose lives she touched with countless memories of laughter and happiness.

Roni is survived by her loving husband Atty. Richard Kascak Jr. of Trumbull; her son Richard Kascak III and partner Kimberly Yost; her daughter Lauren Kascak; her grandchildren Richard Jude and Robert Kascak; her parents Joseph and Mary Carmel Testani of Trumbull; and her brother Joseph Testani and Kevin Higgins of Staten Island.

Family and friends may greet the family on Tuesday from 3-8 p.m. at the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull, and attend her funeral services on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. DIRECTLY at St. Jude Church 707 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to CT Hospice at 100 Double Beach Rd. Branford, CT 06405, or Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Attention: Kim Goodrich Senior Director of Development 706 Haddonfield Road. Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

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