Obituary for Kathleen O'Flaherty (Livesey)
Kathleen passed away following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s at Lanark Lodge, Perth on Thursday November 30th, 2017 at the age of 75 years. She was predeceased by her parents Herbert and Edith (Harrison) Livesey, brother Jack Livesey and son Brendan O’Flaherty. Kathleen was the cherished wife of Michael, loved mother and grandmother of Damien (Gayle) O’Flaherty and their children Jake and Maggie, Bridget O’Flaherty (Aaron Nault) and their children Mickey and Jasper and Rachel (Colin) Gemmell and their children Darian, Grayson and Nathan. She will be fondly remembered by sisters Sylvia (late Ray) Curley, Valerie (Jack) Jones, their families and many friends. Kathleen was the owner of Stone Cottage Quilts in Perth, an influential member of the Perth Quilting Community and an active member of St. John’s Church in Perth and Our Lady of Annunciation Church, Richmond Hill. Friends and family will gather at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, 15 Gore St W., Perth on Saturday December 2nd, 2017 for a service in her honour at 1:00 P.M. followed by a reception in the Blair & Son Family Centre. In remembrance of Kathleen, those wishing are asked to consider a memorial donation to the Alzheimer’s Society of Lanark County.