Kathleen J O’Dea obituary 1945~2022


Kathleen J O’Dea, 76, of Chambersburg passed away May 11, 2022 in Chambersburg surrounded by her family.

Kathleen J O'Dea
Kathleen J O’Dea

She was born on May 30, 1945  in New Haven, Connecticut  to Thomas and Edith O’Dea.

Kathleen was an avid gamer, and loved her friends which she could make anywhere. She worked for years at various businesses as a secretary admin assistant.

Kathleen is survived by her daughter Tammie (wife of James) Beard, a granddaughter Caitlan (wife of Timothy) Corson, and her great-grandchildren Delilah, Elliott, Elizabeth. She is also survived by her brother Patrick O’Dea, favorite sister-in-law Mary Lou Leaman, her most favorite nieces, Corinne, Melissa, and Trish, and numerous great nieces and nephews.

Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Edith, and baby brother Thomas O’Dea.

Services are private and at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grane Hospice in Kathleen’s name.

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