She was a loving wife and mother, who will be missed by her adoring husband of almost 50 years, Norman; her sons, Craig (Miho – fiancee), both of Okinawa, Japan, Marcus E. of Brunswick; daughter, Kelly (Tim) Ruby of Wooster; sister, Barbara (Dan) Kilpatrick of Brookpark; grandchildren, Geoff (Jan), Holly, Jessica, Joey, Justin, Lea, Caitlin, Madison; and great-grandchildren, Easton and Anthony.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Bernice.
Kathleen was a member of the Red Hat Society, where she enjoyed monthly trips and meetings. She also enjoyed quilting, learning on her iPad and spending quality time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends may join the family for visitation Friday, October 11, 2013, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road, (1/2 mile south of Route 303) Brunswick, 44212. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, October 12, 2013, at 9:30 A.M., with a viewing at 8:30 A.M., at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, 14609 Brookpark Road, Cleveland.
Online condolences at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com