Kathleen A. Barry Grader, 86 the wife of William J. Grader, of Montezuma, died Tuesday, January 12 in the Commons on St. Anthony. Born in Auburn June 14, 1934, the daughter of the late Benedict and Theresa Lull Barry, Kathleen was a proud member of the Union Springs graduating class of 1951. She enjoyed Home Bureau Crafts and was a leader for both Weedsport and Port Byron, as well as a Girl Scout leader for Sennett. Together with her husband, Kathleen loved traveling and spending time with the family.
In addition to her loving husband of 69 years, Kathleen is survived by her children, Theresa Smithler (Lyle), Rosemary Ingersall, Elizabeth Case (Tim), Elaine Glines, Linda Florrow, James Grader (Terri), William Grader, John Grader and Thomas Grader (Penny); nineteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great grandchildren; two great-great granddaughters; siblings John Barry (Lorraine), Linda Cirrincione (Louis) and Martin Barry (Marylou); and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased one daughter Patricia Baity; and brother Bernard Barry.
Funeral Services will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Weedsport. Arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home, 2719 Erie Drive, Weedsport.
Contributions may be made in memory of Kathleen to the Alzheimer's Association, 441 W. Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, NY 13204.
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