Kathleen Ann Farrell, 74, of Lake Waynoka, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at Mercy Clermont Hospital. She was born June 5, 1946 in Cincinnati, daughter of the late Thomas and Marjorie Koontz Haverty. She was the widow of the late Joseph Patrick Farrell, who passed away in September of 2020. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Jamie Patrick Farrell.
Kathleen was very active at Lake Waynoka, a member of the Art Club, Garden Club, Civic Club, and Shawnee Women’s Club. She was a dedicated supporter of her community, who spent time serving the Carey Bavis American Legion Post 180 in Georgetown. As a talented artist and seamstress, she spent the majority of her retirement making clothes and crafts for charity as well as quilts and bears for all of her six grandchildren, they called her Grammy.
She is survived by her children, Jennifer Evans and husband Brian of Milford, Jillian Farrell and partner James Pirkl of Tampa, FL, Capt. Joseph Farrell and wife Emily of Cincinnati, grandchildren, Caleb Farrell, Brady Evans, Ethan Evans, Caitlin Evans, Jackson Pirkl and Ronan Farrell; sisters, Patricia Morrissey of Lockland, Jane Wipper and husband Ed of Reading; her beloved nieces and nephews; cherished friend, Kim Conrad and husband Steve, who referred to Kathleen as mother; special traveling friends, Cindy and Larry Steimle as well as several dear friends at the lake.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 30, 2021 at the St. Mary Catholic Church, 6647 Van Buren St., Georgetown, OH under the direction of the Meeker Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Graceland Memorial Gardens in Milford. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the mass.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, 6647 Van Buren St., Georgetown, OH 45121 or Carey Bavis American Legion Post #180, 1001 S Main St., Georgetown OH 45121.
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