Katherine E. Power (September 10, 1942 - March 6, 2017)
Katherine (McLees) Power, age 74, died peacefully at her home in Jensen Beach, FL on March 6, 2017 following a three and a half year struggle with brain cancer. She was born September 10, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY. A parishioner of Holy Family Church in Port St. Lucie, FL, she was married to Bernard Power on July 15, 1967 in Brooklyn, NY.
Kathy was a graduate of All Saints Commercial HS in Brooklyn and worked on Wall Street before her marriage. She retired as VP of bkp Corporation in Groton, CT.
She enjoyed her children, grandchildren, tennis, entertaining, politics and current events.
Kathy was predeceased by her daughter, Eileen Power, in 1969 and her brother, Raymond McLees in 2002.
She is survived by her husband, Bernard of Jensen Beach, FL, two daughters Christine Grabarits (Jim) of Mystic, CT and Maureen Mead (Patrick) of Timonium, MD, one son, Kevin Power (Liz) of Mystic, CT and seven grandchildren: Mallory, Lily, Elliott and Daphne Mead (Timonium,MD) and Liam, Sean and Katie Power (Mystic, CT),
Family will receive friends on Friday, March 10th between the hours of 3:00 - 7:00 pm. A 10:00 am Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, March 11th at St. Agnes R. C. Church in the Village of Greenport with burial to follow at St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY.