Welcome to the memorial page for

Patricia Joy (Gaynos) Harding

January 1, 1934 ~ June 28, 2017 (age 83)

Patricia Joy Harding, age 83, formerly of Norwalk, died June 28, 2017 at Candlewood Valley Rehab in New Milford. Born in Fairfield, she was the wife of the late Thomas F. Harding Jr. She enjoyed, reading, shopping with her “M.J.” travelling to Ireland and collecting angel pennies. Patricia worked for S.N.E.T., The Hour, MetLife in New Canaan, and King Industries in Norwalk. Predeceased by her sister Judy Dellangelo and her brother John Gaynos, she is survived by her 2 sons; Thomas F. Harding III, his wife Bridget and their daughter Maureen Joy “MJ” Harding, and John S. Harding,all of New Milford, 2 sisters Nancy Kukanskis of Woodbury and Angie Rosen of CA, brother Edward Orbin of Thomaston, many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews including; Grady, Payton, Cooper Vogt, Alison Joy and Lauren Hardwick.

Funeral services, officiated by Rev. Chris Sakis will be held at 11 AM, Friday June 30 at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave., Norwalk, with burial to follow at St. John Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. For directions or to leave an online condolence, please go to:


 Service Information

Funeral Service
June 30, 2017

11:00 AM
Magner Funeral Home, Inc.
12 Mott Ave
Norwalk, CT 06850

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