Kate W. Lynch, 85, a resident of Niagara Falls, died Friday (Feb. 16, 2001) at home while under the care of Niagara Hospice.
Born Kate Walters in Alabama, she moved to Niagara Falls in 1951.
She was employed as a cook and waitress at the former Jimmy Doyle Restaurant and at the Wayside Coffee Shop until 1973, when she returned to Alabama. She operated Kate's Restaurant until 1981, when she returned to Niagara Falls.
Mrs. Lynch was an Atlanta Braves fan.
Her husband, John S., died in 1976.
Survivors include a daughter, Vivian Augustyniak of Niagara Falls; two sons, Frank of Alabama and John D. of Italy; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be held in Alabama.