NILES - Katherine Ann McNamara, 73, passed away on Sunday evening January 23, 2022 at the St. Joseph Health Center in Warren following a fall at her residence. She was born in Warren, Ohio on June 3, 1948 the daughter of Joseph P. and Dorothy Ann (Lingeman) McNamara. Kathy was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School and a member of St. Stephen Church. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed babysitting for family and close friends. She loved being around all kinds of dogs. Kathy cherished the time spent at many family functions, especially a good St. Patrick's Day party.
Kathy is survived by her three siblings; sister, Susan Kelly of Dayton, brother, Dennis (Christine) McNamara of Niles, sister, Patricia (Richard) Malone of Liberty Township; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and a great great niece.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Joan McClurkin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday February 5, 2022 at St. Stephen Church. Rev. Edward Stafford will be the celebrant. Burial will be with her parents at St. Stephen Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank Mary and Adam at St. Joseph Hospital for their compassionate care of Kathy.
Arrangements by Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home 126 West Park Avenue, Niles, Ohio 44446 330-652-4311.