Eileen A. Corcoran, of Onalaska, and formerly of Stamford, CT, died on February 1, 2021 at Gundersen Health System. She was born in Flushing, NY on June 2, 1929 to Andrew and Marguerite (McGovern) Walls. Eileen married Thomas Corcoran on October 29, 1957 in New York.
Always hospitable and kind, Eileen welcomed everyone to join her for a cup of tea and a cookie. Her Irish heritage and Catholic faith were cornerstones of her life. She delighted in all times spent with her grandchildren.
Eileen is survived by her two daughters, Andrea Corcoran and Marguerite (Erik) Gundersen, beloved grandchildren, Thomas, Andrew, Caroline, Theresa, Lars, and Patrick, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at St. Joseph the Workman Cathedral, 530 Main St., La Crosse. Msgr. Richard Gilles will officiate. Burial will be held in Connecticut at a later date. Family and friends may visit from 10:00 AM until the time of Mass at Church on Saturday. The Mass will be livestreamed beginning at 10:30 AM at www.cathedralsjworkman.org.