The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

August 14, 2013

Kathleen A. Buskirk


Star Beacon

BAY VILLAGE — Kathleen A Buskirk, age 70, of Bay Village, Ohio and formerly of Geneva, Ohio, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013, at her home in Bay Village.

She was born Feb. 26, 1943, in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late William and Rena (Brown) Spellacy.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin M. Buskirk; son, John D. Buskirk; and a sister, Kelly Spellacy.

She is survived by sons, William (Kimberly) Buskirk of Geneva, Patrick Buskirk of Eastlake and James Buskirk of Geneva; grandchildren, Nicole, Emily and Zachary; sisters, Maureen, Margaret, Mary, Shelia, Anne and Therese; and a brother, William.

She was retired from Ohio Bureau of Employment Services. She was a member of FOE 2243 Ladies Auxiliary and a life member of Geneva VFW Post 6824. She was a member of Assumption Church in Geneva and St. Colman in Cleveland.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated 12 Noon, Thursday, August 15th, at St. Colman Church, 2027 W. 65th St., Cleveland. Internment will be 3 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Geneva. A reception for family and friends will immediately follow at FOE 2243 in Geneva.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. until time of Mass, Thursday, at the Church.

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