Kathleen Pauls Jeffrey, 58, of Canastota, NY, passed away on Saturday, at St. Joseph’s Hospital surrounded by her family. She had been a nurse at Sunnyside Nursing Home. Kathy was an avid reader and loved her cats. She was a member of the 157th NYSV Reenactment Group. Kathy was a selfless individual who would always find a way to help those in need.
She is survived by her husband, Donald Jeffrey; daughter, Megan (Daniel) Riemer; son, Patrick Murray; parents, Earl and Mary Pauls; grandson, Dean Riemer; sisters, Dianne (Joseph) Stefanko, Darleen (David) Scholl, and Linda (Barry) Richards; aunt and godmother, Peg (John) Hoppe; uncle, Francis Scharoun; aunt, Eileen Testone; step-children, Sean, Crystal, Stephanie; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Calling hours will be held, Wednesday, Jan. 2, from 3 – 6 PM, at Traub Funeral Home, Route 31, Bridgeport. A Funeral Mass will be held Friday, Jan. 4, 10 AM, at St. Francis of Assisi, Bridgeport. Burial will follow at Assumption Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to your local animal shelter.