Kathleen Marie Monte

Kathleen Marie Monte, age 73 Kathleen Marie Monte, age 73, of Morton, PA and formerly of Southwest Philadelphia, passed away after a valiant battle with cancer. She won the first three battles, and sadly lost her last. Kathleen was a graduate of John Bartram High School class of 1958. She worked Wawa Corporate Heaquarters for 23 years, first as the Receptionist and later in the Internal Care Department. Kathleen was an active member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish and their choir, since its inception in 1981. She loved the beach, whether it was summers in Ocean City, NJ or winters in Venice, FL. She was an active volunteer for the Race For The Cure. Survivors: Beloved wife of 53 years to Joseph J. Monte. Loving mother of: the late Linda Marie Monte; Gerard (Colleen) of Chadds Ford, PA; Steven (Amy) of Springfield, PA; and Christopher Monte of Secane, PA. Cherished grandmother of Kathleen, Michael, Isabella, and Sophia. Preceded in death by her parents Nicholas and Agnes Mongell, and her sister Mary Ann Johnson. Relatives and friends are invited to Kathleen's Life Celebration on Sunday, December 22, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM at James F. Knoetgen 746 Kedron Ave., Morton, PA 19070 and Monday, December 23, 2013 from 9 to 10:15 AM in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 2130 Franklin Ave., Morton, PA 19070. Mass of Christian Burial: to follow at 10:30 AM. Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery. Contributions: In lieu of flowers a donation in Kathleen's name may be made to the Penn Hospice at Rittenhouse, 150 Monument Rd, Suite 300, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. Condolences: To share your fondest memories of Kathleen, please visit www.lifecelebration.com.

Funeral Home

The Knoetgen-Donohue Funeral Home Inc
746 Kedron Ave Morton, PA 19070
(610) 544-0600
Published in Daily Times on Dec. 20, 2013