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Kathryn M. (Fogarty) Gillen

Kathryn M. (Fogarty) Gillen

A funeral mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Revere for Kathryn M. (Fogarty) Gillen, who died on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 following an illness at the Dexter House of Malden.  The funeral will be conducted from the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere, MA on Tuesday, May 8th at 9:30 a.m., followed by the funeral mass.  Visiting Hours are Monday, May 7th, from 4 to 8 p.m.  A devoted wife, mother, sister, aunt & grandmother, she was the family’s care giver, fashion adviser and mentor.  She was born and schooled in Revere.  She was a 1944 alumna of Revere High School.  She is the beloved wife of 63 years to, Joseph F. Gillen.  She is the devoted mother of: Barbara J. Gillham & her husband Patrick T. of Sherman Oaks, CA, Steven J. Gillen of Revere, MA & Mark S. Gillen & his wife Maria of Peabody, MA.  She is the cherished grandmother of: Patrick J. & Kelsey M. Gillham of Sherman Oaks, CA and Christopher J. & Alycia K. Gillen of Peabody, MA.  Dear sister of Mary Norden of Royal Oak, MI, Joanne McAulay of Westwood, MA, Audrey Lovetere & her husband John of Revere, MA, Jane Forte & her husband Richard of Waltham, MA & the late: Ruth A. Sugar, Patricia Sisto & Lucille Fogarty.  She is also lovingly survived by many nieces & nephews, & grand-nieces & grand-nephews.  Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery Everett, MA.  Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472

Services

Visiting Hours

Monday, May 7th, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. in the Immaculate  Conception Church, Revere, MA

Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery

Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472

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  1. Ken Viehl
    May 7 2012

    Dear Mr. Gillen, Barbara, Steven,& Mark,

    I am very sorry for your loss. She was always so kind and generous to all of us on the top of Reservoir Ave. Peace be with you!

    Ken Viehl

  2. Jim McCannon
    May 7 2012

    Mark and Family,

    Please accept our deepest sympathy and prayers for your loss. We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother.

    Sincerely Jim and Gail McCannon

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