Katherine L. Tuel

Katherine L. Tuel of Unionville Katherine L. Tuel, 76. of Unionville, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Born in West Chester, she was the daughter of the late Owen and Emily Bird Tuel. Kathy was a secretary at the Embreeville State Hospital for 25 years, retiring in 1986. She was a member of the Unionville Presbyterian Church, the Kennett Square Needlework Guild and the Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company, Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed baking, going to the beach, being with her family and friends, especially her grandsons, Joey and Jack. Kathy is survived by one son, Ricky Tuel and his wife Michelle of Unionville; two brothers, Larry Tuel of Unionville, and Tommy Tuel and his wife Kay of Parkesburg; two sisters, Marjorie Pellini of Kennett Square, and Patty Tuel of Unionville; two grandsons, Joey and Jack Tuel; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one brother, Richard Tuel; one sister, Virginia Griffith; and three brothers-in-law, David Pellini, Robert Griffith and Charlie Hamm. You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 6 to 8 Tuesday evening, Feb. 19, and again from 10 to 11 on Wednesday morning, Feb. 20, at the Unionville Presbyterian Church, 812 Wollaston Road, Unionville. Her funeral service will be on Wednesday morning, Feb. 20, at the Unionville Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Unionville Cemetery, Unionville. In memory of Kathy, a contribution may be made to the Unionville Presbyterian Church, 812 Wollaston Road, Kennett Square, PA 19348 or to the , 1626 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.griecocares.com Arrangements by the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, Kennett Square.

Published in The Daily Local on Feb. 15, 2013