April 10, 1932 – Dec. 15, 2017
LACONIA, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Mary Kathleen Russ, 85, of Laconia, New Hampshire, died Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at Lakes Region General Hospital.
Kathy was a graduate of Fremont High, class of 1950, and of the University of Minnesota, class of 1954. She worked for several years as an elementary school teacher.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Lawrence Russ, four sons, one daughter, 12 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and sister, Joan Hannan of Fremont. Preceded in death by parents, Edmund and Frances (Lynch) Miles; sister, Sr. Francis Miles O.P.; and brother-in-law, Edward Hannan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19, at Sacred Heart Church in Laconia. Burial will follow at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Memorials may be sent to The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, PO Box 6123, Lakeport, NH 03247.