Drew Rhodes Bachman Karwosky
In the early hours of Wednesday, February 22, 2023, Drew Karwosky peacefully passed away with her family by her side. She was 69.
Drew was born on March 10, 1953 in Brooklyn, NY and later moved to the Shippan area of Stamford, CT with her parents; Allan E. and Florence D. Bachman. Her father Allan, was Executive Vice President of the Better Business Bureau and was the author of two books “A Guide to National Advertising” and “Do’s and Don’ts in Advertising Copy.”
Drew attended Low Heywood School in Stamford, CT and had a passion for horses and figure skating. Her enjoyment for the ice continued as she raised her children, and culminated in her involvement with Stamford Youth Hockey as one of the first female coaches.
Drew also had a passion for working with children. She spent the last 23 years of her career as the Office Manager at ROSCCO Stamford School Community Organization Inc, while simultaneously tutoring ESL, ELL and learning disabled adults and children.
Drew is survived by her daughter Karin (Mulvey), son Joseph David, and grandchildren Kayla Elizabeth (Mulvey) and Joseph David Jr.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2023 at Nicholas F Cognetta Funeral Home, 104 Myrtle Ave – Stamford, CT from 2:00pm – 5:00pm.
A mass of Christian burial will take place on Monday, February 27, 2023 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, 1200 Shippan Ave – Stamford, CT at 10:00am.
Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery, 66 Woodland Pl – Stamford, CT.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Drew’s honor and memory to ROSCCO Stamford School Community Organization Inc.
To leave messages of condolence online please visit the family guestbook posted on www.cognetta.com