Kathleen M. DeLuca "Kathie," 79, of Daytona Beach, Fla., passed away surrounded by family Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.
Kathie was born Sept. 17, 1942, in Flushing, N.Y., to Elliott G. Morrison and Marion Maguire Morrison.
Kathie resided with her husband, Steve, and children in White Haven for 45 years before retiring to Florida. Kathie worked as a chef at Big Boulder Ski Resort before retirement to Florida.
She was a member of VFW Post 1590 and attended the church of the Epiphany, Port Orange, Fla. Kathie enjoyed her knitting club in White Haven and her lunches with the ladies from Mountain Top and those she met in Florida, along with many other friends. She loved to volunteer for church functions and at her VFW post.
Kathie was preceded in death by her loving husband of 59 years, Steve; her parents; and sister, Barbara.
She is survived by her brothers, Peter Morrison and Robert Morrison; her sister, Patricia Wood; and brother in-law, Joe Corcoran; children, Lorraine DeLuca; Theresa Eustice (Bruce); Donna Lutz; Stephen DeLuca (Stephanie); and Christine Dotter (Michael); and grandchildren, Ashley, Tara, Brianna, Charissa, Nicholas, Autumn, Jenna, Fabiana, Zachary, Kendra, Brenna, Audrey and Miya; five great-grandchildren; bonus grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Services for Kathie are to be held with a memorial from 10 to 11 a.m. Jan. 22 in St Patrick's Catholic Church, White Haven, followed by a Mass at 11 a.m., followed by burial in St Patrick's Cemetery.