Carol A. Cavanaugh of Stratford, a former Ridgefielder, died on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Maple Woods in Hamden. Mrs. Cavanaugh was 75 and the widow of Anthony M. Cavanaugh.
She was born on June 23, 1938, in Newark, N.J., to the late Reuel and Helen Parke. She met her husband in Philadelphia where they were both working on a rescue squad ambulance crew. After their marriage, Mr. Cavanaugh’s career with IBM had the family living in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Orchard Park, N.Y., Ridgefield, and Irving, Texas, before finally settling in Stratford.