Kathyleen M. Miller of Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, March 6, at age 84 years. Kathyleen was born in Norfolk, Va. She made her home in Boston for many years before moving to Quincy in 1986. She was employed with the FDIC as a bank examiner before retiring in 1996. Her favorite past time since retiring was playing Scrabble with her friends at the Kennedy Center and attending senior luncheons at the North Quincy Community Center. Beloved wife of the late John H., she was the loving mother of Kathy McAdams of Clearwater, Fla., David Allen of St. Augustine, Fla., Maureen and her husband Brendan Roche, and Edward Miller, all of South Boston, Kevin Miller of Quincy, and the late James Allen; sister of Richard Walsh of South Boston, Kenny Walsh of Nev., Arthur Walsh of Weymouth, Kevin Walsh of Fla., and the late James Walsh and Judy Sullivan. Also survived by 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral service in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., Dorchester, Tuesday morning, March 11, at 10 a.m. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 p.m. Relatives and friends invited. Interment in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Boston. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathyleens memory may be made to Community Extensions, Inc., 130 Industrial Park Road, Plymouth, MA 02360. For directions and guest book, www.jmurphyfh.com. Funeral Home handicapped accessible with ample parking.
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James A. Murphy & Son Funeral Home
1020 Dorchester Ave Dorchester, MA 02125
Published in The Patriot Ledger on Mar. 8, 2014