Kitson, Kevin J.
Kevin James Kitson, devoted husband, father, uncle and friend died at his Chappaqua home on June 30, 2014 after a 6 month courageous battle with pancreatic and liver cancer. Kevin, born on January 6, 1949 in New York, New York was the youngest son of Irish immigrants Michael and Susanna Kitson. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Patricia Kitson and their three children Kevin, Maureen and Brendan and four siblings, Michael Kitson, John Kitson, Mary Brundage and Anne Alongi. Kevin was a parishioner of St. John and St. Mary's Catholic Church in Chappaqua for 25 years and was active in parish life and outreach service. After 9 years of public service in both the Bronx and Westchester County District Attorney's office, Kevin entered the private sector of law, eventually opening a practice in White Plains 27 years ago with his wife Patricia. Kevin will be fondly remembered by many as a loving husband, wonderful father, loyal friend and a consummate professional who was passionate and dedicated to his clients. Kevin proudly served as President of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick and was active in many charitable causes including San Miguel Academy of Newburgh, the Dominican Sisters of Health, and The Little Sisters of the Poor. In lieu of flowers kindly make contributions in Kevin's name to the Little Sisters of the Poor, The Lustgarten Foundation and the Wounded Warriors Foundation. The family will receive friends, today, Wednesday, from 10:30 AM till Noon at St. John & St. Mary R.C. Church 30 Poillon Road, Chappaqua, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Noon at St. John & St. Mary R.C. Church.
Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
418 Bedford Rd Pleasantville, NY 10570
Published in the The Journal News on July 2, 2014