WEST SPRINGFIELD – Kathryn L. (Kelley) Breck, 75, passed away Sunday at Holyoke Medical Center. She was born in Westfield to the late Anne (McMahon) and William J. Kelley.
Kathryn was a graduate of Westfield High School and Westfield State Teacher’s College. She worked as an Elementary School Teacher in Connecticut and later in life for the West Springfield School System in Special Education. She was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament in Westfield. Kathryn was an avid golfer and was a member of Tekoa Country Club.
Kathryn was predeceased by her first husband, Edward J. Breck, Jr. in 1976 and by her second husband, Benny Germano in 2001. She leaves her loving children, Kelley A. Breck of Westfield, Kerry Hall and her husband Sam of Coventry, CT, Edward J. Breck, III and his wife Kathleen of West Springfield and Timothy W. Breck and his wife Stacie of Westfield; two stepsons, Ralph Germano and Raymond Germano; her adored grandchildren, John Breck, Owen Breck, Kathryn Breck and Ben Germano; her sisters, Anne Kelley and Barbara Kelley and her brother, William Kelley, Jr. all of Westfield as well as many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
The funeral will be Thursday, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the Toomey-O’Brien Funeral Home, 1043 Westfield Street, West Springfield, followed by a 10:30 a.m. Liturgy of Christian Burial at Blessed Sacrament Church, 127 Holyoke Road, Westfield. Burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Blessed Sacrament Church, 127 Holyoke Road, Westfield, MA 01085.