Marion Jean Kavey
1929-2012 PITTSFIELD Marion Jean Kavey of Pittsfield passed away November 30, 2012 at home after a long illness surrounded by family.
Born Jan. 16, 1929 in Pittsfield she was the daughter of the late Anne and William Martin. She graduated from St. Joseph High School in 1946 and St. Lukes School of Nursing in 1950. She was a devoted nurse in the nursery at St. Luke's Hospital and also as a neonatal ICU nurse at Berkshire Medical Center. She retired at the age of 62.
She was a homemaker and the best cook and baker of all and she loved gardening. She was a parishioner of St. Charles Church.
She married Raymond B. Kavey on May 5, 1951.
Besides her husband she is survived by five sons, Raymond B. Kavey Jr., Thomas W. Kavey, James R. Kavey, William M. Kavey and Peter F. Kavey, as well as 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at a later time.
Donations may be made to the
or to St. Charles Parish in care of the DWYER FUNERAL HOME, 776 North St., Pittsfield, MA 01201.