Carol Anne Beirne, 67, of Westport, died June 8 in Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was the wife of James Beirne of Westport for nearly 50 years.

Born Aug. 18, 1943, in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Urban and Marie Marano. She settled in Westport to raise her family after having lived in several parts of the country.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by five sons, James and wife Pam, Christopher, Michael and wife Kristina, Brian and wife Cicelia, and Keith; seven grandchildren, Meghan, James, Kellie, John (Jack), David, Brenna and Kaitlyn; and a sister, Barbara. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Robert.

Calling hours were Friday, June 10, at the Collins Funeral Home in Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, June 11, in St. Jerome Church, also in Norwalk. Entombment was in Oak Lawn Mausoleum, Fairfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to the Smilow Cancer Center at Yale-New Haven ( Visit to leave condolences.