Katherine “Nancy” Hurley Kearney, 87, of Hamden, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at the CT Hospice, Branford. She was the wife of the late James F. Kearney. Born in New Haven on January 10, 1925, daughter of the late William and Georgiana Houde Hurley. Nancy had worked for the former New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroads and later for Compass Insurance until her retirement. Mother of James Kearney and his wife Michele of Hamden. Grandmother of Jimmy and Katie Kearney.
Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Tuesday morning at 9:30. A funeral service will be conducted in St. John’s Episcopal Church, North Haven at 10:00. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Monday from 5 to 7 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2075 Silas Deane Hwy., Ste. 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.