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HOSKING, Kathleen L.
HOSKING - Kathleen L. Age 60, died on Friday, February 24, 2012 at the Erie County Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday at 10 AM at St. Philip The Apostle Church in Cheektowaga, NY. Private Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in South Buffalo. Kathy was born on September 14, 1951 in Buffalo, NY, the daughter of the late Edward and Mary L. Conlin Courtney. She retired from Verizon in 1999. Kathy was proud of her Irish heritage and traveled many times to Ireland. She was always on the go. Her infectious smile and laugh always brightened the day! She had a great sense of humor, which stayed with her even after her stroke in 1999. Kathy will be missed by her family and friends. Kathy is survived by her brother, Edward (Mary) Courtney of Blasdell and their sons. Matthew and Joseph; her niece and nephew, Mary (Peter) Cheney of Phelps; and many nieces, nephews and cousins, extended family and "The Party Girls". Kathy was preceded in death by her husband, Patrick Hosking who died in 2000 and her sister, MaryAnn. Funeral arrangements have been made by the CHENEY FUNERAL HOME, 70 Main Street, Phelps.