Kathleen Mary George

Kathleen Mary George, 88, of Medford, Ore., died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Providence Medford Medical Center. She was born Oct. 1, 1920, in New York City, N.Y., to parents, Bartley and Elizabeth (Hirle) Connolly. On March 3, 1945, in Natchitoches, Louisianna, she married Robert Dale George who preceded her in death Feb. 23, 2004. She had lived in the Rogue Valley since 1970. Mrs. George was a homemaker and key punch operator. Her hobbies were her grandchildren.

Survivors include six children, Robert (Paula) George, Kevin (Teddi) George, Mary (Mike) McGlennon, Kathleen (Bruce) McConnell, Susan (Jerry) Guiliano, Maureen George-Buckley; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters. Kathleen loved her dog, Willie, and her cats, Rusty and Dusty, and by the way, if you've seen Dusty, please call.

Visitation for Mrs. George will be from 5:00-5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 30, 2009 at the Conger-Morris Medford Chapel with the Rosary following at 6:00 p.m. The funeral mass will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 1, 2009, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Medford, with the Rev. Liam Cary officiating. Committal services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, at Eagle Point National Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Conger-Morris 772-7111.