MA GILL, Kathleen H.
Age 78, while visiting family with her husband in Canton, GA, passed away with complications from advanced dementia. Born in Bucoda, WA to Thomas and Phyllis (Gibson) Fitzpatrick, she grew up in Bucoda, Olympia and Clallam Bay, graduating from Clallam Bay High School. Kathleen also attended one year of Nurses Training in Missoula, MT at St. Patrick's School of Nursing. In 1957 Kathleen married her lifelong partner, Norman J. Ma Gill II, USAF. They shared a career that spanned over 30 years raising five sons and a daughter. They travelled all over the United States and did one tour of duty in Iran with the family. They settled in Citrus Heights, CA and have lived there for over 30 years. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother with her love shining with each new baby. She was preceded in death by her sisters Patricia Simmons and Dorothy Williams and her brother Michael Fitzpatrick. Kathleen is survived by her daughter Leah and her five sons, Timothy, Monty, Joe (Norman III), Daniel and Daryl; her husband, sister Lorna Konopaski of Port Angeles, and brother Wesley Fitzpatrick of Tigard, OR, son-in-law and daughters-in-law. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Cremations will be scattered in Clallam County at Kathleens request. Memorials: National