Mass of Christian Burial for Kathleen A. (Hayward) Burichin, 65, will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary Catholic Church, 242 North State Street, Painesville. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Home, 667 Mentor Ave., Painesville.
Kathleen was born on April 7, 1949 in East Cleveland and was a Painesville resident for many years. She passed away on August 24, 2014 at Lake Med Nursing Home in Painesville.
Mrs. Burichin retired in 2009 after 30 years as a secretary for the Painesville City Schools at Harvey High School.
A Member of St. Mary Church, the former Isabella Guild of the Knights of Columbus Council 947 in Painesville, she enjoyed traveling and trips to the Spa.
A loving wife, mother, and grandmother she is survived by her husband, Frank Burichin, whom she married on Nov. 7, 1970; children, Michelle (Michael) Murray and Matt (Ashley) Burichin; grand daughter, Madelyn Murray; brothers, Thomas (Joanne) Hayward and Geoffrey (Susan) Hayward.
She was preceded in death by, her parents, Robert L. and Joan (Stark) Hayward.
Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Painesville
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Mrs. Burichin's memory to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 5786 Heisley Rd. Mentor, OH 44060 or to Catholic Charities Food Force in care of St. Mary Church.
Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Homes
667 Mentor Ave. Painesville, OH 44077
Published in www.News-Herald.com from Aug. 26 to Aug. 27, 2014