PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Port Chester resident Mary Catherine Prorokovic died on Friday, Jan. 22. She was 56.
"She was an example of true selflessness and a loving Catholic, always putting others before herself," according to obituary information from Legacy.com. "She had a way with words and a true gift of communicating even with a passing stranger, who was sure to become a friend."
Prorokovic enjoyed spending time with her pug, Bella, crafting chocolates and creating beautiful gift baskets.
She is survived by her children, Christopher and Erica Prorokovic; parents John and Margaret Zgombic; sister and brother-in-law Andrea and Bruce Marsanico; and nieces and nephew, Vicki, Andrea, Bruce and great-nephew Luca.
She was the wife of Tony Prorokovic.
A viewing will be from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Thomas M. Quinn & Sons Funeral Home, in Long Island City. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, Jan. 28, at a time to be announced, at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, in Astoria. Interment will be at St. Charles Cemetery, in Farmingdale.
Memorial donations can be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, by clicking here.