Lonergan, Kathleen C, 88, of Warwick and Narragansett, passed away at Kent County Hospital, Wednesday June 27, 2018. She was the widow of John F. Lonergan with whom she shared 63 wonderful years before his passing in 2011. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Catherine (Carroll) Schnell. Kathleen (Kay) worked as an ER nurse at Kent County Hospital and the nurse at Kenny Manufacturing. She enjoyed her summers at her home on Great Island in Narragansett and her winters at her condo in Pompano Beach, Florida where she enjoyed her volunteer work at the Debbie Rand Thrift Store. She had previously owned a convalescent home in Coventry, Kent Furniture Stripping Center and Greenwood Flower and Garden in Warwick. Kathleen leaves five children, Colleen Lautieri and her husband Michael of Warwick, Steven Lonergan and his wife Diane of Ashaway, Daniel Lonergan and his wife Patricia of West Greenwich, Gary Lonergan of Warwick and Kerry Silvia and her husband Thomas of Warwick. She was the proud grandmother of twelve grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren. She leaves her sister Margaret Yorkery of North Kingston, and several nieces, nephews, and cherished friends. She was the sister of the late David Schnell, Joan Gilleese, and Rita Clegg. For the many who knew and loved her, Kathleen will be remembered for her love and dedication to her family, her giving heart, her humor, and her love of music. Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial, Monday, July 2, 2018 at 10AM in St. Gregory the Great Church, Cowesett Avenue, Warwick. Burial will be private and visiting hours are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be made to The Make-A-Wish Foundation 20 Hemingway Drive, Riverside, RI 02915.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Lonergan C Kathleen 2018. Tucker-Quinn Funeral Home
Death notice for the town of: Greenville, state: Rhode Island