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ELDRED, Pa. - A celebration of life will be held for Victoria T. Kemp on Sunday (Nov. 18, 2012) at the Eldred American Legion social hall.
Family and friends may call between 1 and 5 p.m.
Mrs. Kemp passed away Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, and her obituary appeared in the Nov. 8 edition of the Olean Times Herald.
CONWAY, S.C. - Victoria T. Kemp of Conway passed away Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, after losing her battle with cancer.
Born June 10, 1941, in Manhattan, N.Y., she was a daughter of Francis and Elizabeth Faughnan Bradley.
She attended St. Patrick's parochial schools in Manhattan and graduated from Otto-Eldred High School in 1959. On June 27, 1959, she married Merl Ronald Kemp, who survives.
Mrs. Kemp was a longtime resident of Eldred, Pa., and Duke Center, Pa., before retiring in Conway. She was formerly employed by Witco Corp. in Bradford, Pa., and Alcas in Olean, N.Y.
She enjoyed reading, playing cards, bowling, cheering on her Pittsburgh Steelers, spending time at the beach and enjoying the company of family and friends; however, her grandchildren and great-grandsons were her greatest joy.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a daughter, Julie (William) Cochran of Duke Center; a son, Ronald "Skip" Kemp of Bradford; grandchildren, Cody Cochran, Chelsea (Nathan) Thomas, Jocelyn Cochran and Cassandra Cochran of Duke Center and Shaela Kemp of Wattsburg, Pa.; great-grandsons, Conner and Wyatt Thomas of Duke Center; brothers, Fred (Evelyn) Bradley of New York and Frank (Patricia) Bradley of New Jersey; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Elizabeth Andreoli; and her brother, Michael Bradley.
There was no visitation or funeral. A celebration of her life will be held in Eldred and announced at a later date.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the
or the Otto-Eldred Sports Boosters Scholarship Fund c/o Otto-Eldred High School, 143 Sweitzer Drive, Duke Center, PA 16729.
Published in The Olean Times Herald on November 13, 2012