Eileen Gearing, 53, of Orlando, FL passed away on Thursday January 8, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Eileen was born in Bridgeport on September 13, 1961, she was a graduate of St. Andrew School and Notre Dame High School where she played both Basketball and Softball. She attended Housatonic Community College. Eileen moved to Orlando, FL in 1997. Eileen worked for Dr. Robert Masson, Neurospine Institute as Director of Financial Services for 15 years. She was an avid sports fan for the Buffalo Bills and UConn, Eileen enjoyed music, playing the guitar and keyboard, she played on various Softball Teams. She loved spending time at Cocoa Beach, and Anna Marie Island. Eileen was the beloved partner of Janet Zito for 19 years. She was the beloved sister of, Robert Gearing and his wife Kathy, Ken Gearing and his wife Pat, and a niece of Evelyn Gearing.
Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10:30 am at St. Andrew RC Church, Bridgeport for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in Mt. Grove of Easton Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday at the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Ave, Bridgeport from 4 to 8 pm.