Mary Kathleen “Kathy” Kearney, 69, of Garrettsville, was called to her eternal resting place on June 26, 2017 surrounded by her family. She entered this world on August 13, 1947 in Lakewood, Oh, born to Faber and Mary (Gall) Kearney.
She was the oldest of 6 and is survived by her siblings, Patricia (Richard) Strainer, Janet Kearney, Rusty (Darlene) Kearney, Mark (Dena) Kearney and Bryan (Mirella) Kearney, her children Scott Eisenmann & longtime partner Christine Johnson of Warren, Matt & Mary Eisenmann of Garrettsville, Jill & Kirk Laps of Medina and 5 grandchildren, Reagan, Nathaniel, Jacob, Mackenzie and Riley (Po).
Kathy served her community as a paramedic with Community Ambulance, provided social services with Violet’s Cupboard in Akron, was an Associate Professor with Kent State University and taught CCD at her longtime parish, St. Ambrose Catholic Church.
She will be remembered most for the time she spent with her beloved grandchildren, baking, crafting, watching dance recitals and cheering at softball and baseball games.
A mass of remembrance was held Friday, July 7th at St. Ambrose Catholic Church at 10692 Freedom St., Garrettsville, OH 44231.
Due to her love of animals, in lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Happy Trails Farm Animal Sanctuary at 5623 New Milford Rd., Ravenna, OH 44266.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mallory-DeHaven-Carlson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 8382 Center St., Garrettsville, Ohio. Online condolences at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com.