FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Ilona Kish Horvath of Fairfield died Sept. 30. She was 66.
Horvath was born Jan 30, 1947, in Hungary, she came to the United States when she was 10 years old and lived in the Bronx with her family after the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, before moving to Fairfield in 1977. She worked as a payroll clerk/bookkeeper for the New York Philharmonic for 11 years. She later worked at several regional banks and the Westport Library before her retirement.
Horvath is survived by her husband, Frank; children, Steven Horvath and his fiancee, Loan Lee, of Stratford and Andrea Ngu (Cam) of Fairfield; brother, Andrew Kish of Larchmont, N.Y.; mother, Ilona Kish, of Fairfield; and a niece and a nephew. She was predeceased by her father, Andrew Kish.
Calling hours are Friday, Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. until time of services. Funeral services will be held Friday, Oct. 4 at 10:30 a.m. in the Lesko Polke Funeral Home and 11 a.m. in St. Anthony's Church. The interment will be private.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Fairfield Animal Shelter, 211 One Rod Highway, Fairfield, CT 06824.
For more information, please visit: http://www.leskopolkefuneralhome.com/