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Kathryn A. Kuzilla

  • "Our sincerest sympathy to the Kuzilla family.May you find..."
  • "Chris and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I am..."
    - Jen Mejia
  • "Deb, With deepest sympathy... My thoughts and prayers are..."
    - Jamie Martin Stewart
  • "My deepest sympathy Deb to you and your family. Linda Deming"
  • "Deb, Justin, & Shane, sorry to hear of Kathy's passing. May..."
    - Tami & Denny Davis

Kathryn A. Kuzilla, age 74, of Erie, passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Golden Living Center Western Reserve Nursing Facility. She was born in Ashtabula, Ohio on January 21, 1940, a daughter of the late Richard and Margaret Graham Haas.

She retired from GE in 1995 where she was a secretary for 18 years and was a former member of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church. Known as the "Oracle" by her grandchildren, she loved them more than life.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her ex-husband, Michael Edward Kuzilla Jr. and one sister, Norma Molder.

She is survived by her children, Cynthia Stiver and her husband, Gary, Michael Edward Kuzilla III, Debra Kuzilla and Christine Shumaker and her husband, Jeff, all of Erie; ten grandchildren, Christopher, Justin, Adam, Shane, Aaron, Zachery, Sean, Cory, Tyler and Jonah; two great-grandchildren, Sophia and Conner; and one brother, Robert Haas

The family would like to thank the staff at Golden Living Center Western Reserve and Asera Care for all their outstanding care and support during Kathryn's final days.

Friends may call at the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, PA 16504, on Monday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery.

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Published in the Erie Times-News on Mar. 9, 2014
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Schmidt Funeral Home
5000 Wattsburg Road Erie, PA 16504
(814) 824-5000
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