Kathryn Conway Banse

  • "Condolences and prayers for Kathryn."

Kathryn Conway Banse, of Haddon Heights, N.J., formerly of Girardville, passed away peacefully Monday at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden, N.J., surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Danville, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Catherine Munley Conway.

Kathryn was a graduate of the former Immaculate Heart High School, Fountain Springs. She then attended Misericordia University, obtaining her BA degree in education and the State University of New York, where she received her post-graduate degree in education management.

Kathryn taught in the New York, Connecticut and New Jersey educational systems before working as the assistant principal of Somerdale Elementary School until her retirement.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, James P. Conway.

Kathryn is survived by her daughter, Katie and her husband, Michael Clegg, Omaha, Neb.; her three grandsons, Jackson, Aiden and Henry Clegg; her sister, Maureen Conway Kaufmann and her husband, William, Lafayette Hill.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon Friday at St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church, Girardville, with Monsignor William E. Handges as the celebrant. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of Mass on Friday at the church. Interment will take place in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Ashland. Sign the guest book, leave personal condolences and for further information please visit www.thomasmsullivanfuneralhome.com. Thomas M. Sullivan Funeral Home, Girardville, is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in Republican & Herald on Nov. 28, 2018