Born on February 14, 1961, in Glens Falls, she was the daughter of Douglas Coughlin of Hudson Falls and the late Eola “Lee” Duprey.
Connie was a graduate of the Hudson Falls High School Class of 1979. She then furthered her education at Binghamton University, earning her Nursing Degree.
Connie served as a nurse for many years at Emma Lang Stevens and for almost 30 years as a flight attendant for Delta Airlines, where she saw the world.
She was a communicant of St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church in Hudson Falls.
Connie loved horses, casinos and watching her son play sports. She was also an avid Dallas Cowboys and Red Sox Fan. Connie loved her pool and spending time in her back yard. most of all, Connie loved her family and friends.
In addition to her mother and sister, she was predeceased by her Aunt Alice.
She is survived by her son, Ricky Ficarrotta and his fiancé, Moira Nolan of Queensbury; her beloved granddaughter and the apple of her eye, Fiona “Baby Girl” Ficarrotta, her nephew, John O’Hara and his companion, Jenny Zeno of Hudson Falls; her father, Douglas Coughin and his wife, Barb of Hudson Falls; and her beloved fiancé, Dan Rouse of Hudson Falls; and several cousins.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, September 25, 2017, at the Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., 68 Main Street in Hudson Falls.
Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, at St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church on the park in Hudson Falls.
The Rite of Committal will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in the town of Fort Edward.
Memorial donations may be sent to The Breast Cancer Research charity of your choice.