Kathryn C. Hendrickson, a licensed practical nurse for many years, died Monday in Father Baker Manor, Orchard Park, after a long illness. She was 86.
Born Kathryn Bennice in Brocton, she graduated from Brocton High School and Jamestown School of Nursing.
She was a nurse at Brooks Memorial and Our Lady of Victory hospitals and the company nurse for Markel Electric of Buffalo.
She was the widow of Eino Hendrickson.
Survivors include a daughter, Sharon of Hamburg; three sisters, Josephine San Filippo of Buffalo, Marie DiMaio of Jamestown and Frances Bucy of Madison, Ill.; and three brothers, Angelo P. Bennice, Anthony R. Bennice and Frank J. Bennice, all of Dunkirk.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, S-4737 Lake Shore Road, Hamburg. Burial will be in Portland Evergreen Cemetery, Brocton.