Tributes Online - Kathleen (Katie/Kate) Brown

Kathleen (Katie/Kate) Frances Brown

8/10/1939 - 8/01/2018

BROWN, Kathleen Frances (Katie/Kate):

Formerly of Dunmanway, Co. Cork, Ireland. Previous owner of ‘Katie’s Hair Fashions’, Mana.

Peacefully passed away on Monday 8 January 2018 at Mary Potter Hospice, surrounded by her family, aged 78 years.

Loved Mum of Deirdre (Dee), Steven and Sarah and by their partners Vern, Natsuki and Tim. Loved grandmother of Georgia, Charley, Jaxon, Ruby, Kale and Kennedy. Beloved sister of Mary, Nancy, Jimmy, Breda, Betty (dec.), Rita, Irene, Vera, Carmel and Tommy. Remembered fondly by her former husband Dennis. Loved by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, sisters and brothers-in-law, and friends both in NZ and around the globe.

Special thanks to all the staff at Mary Potter Hospice for their wonderful care and support. In lieu of flowers donations to Mary Potter Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service or online at

A memorial service to celebrate Katie’s life will be held in the Whenua Tapu Chapel, Airlie Road, Pukerua Bay on Saturday 13 January 2018 at 10:30am.

Ninness Funeral Home
(04) 237-4174

Service Information
Date: 13/01/2018
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Whenua Tapu Chapel
Airlie Road
Pukerua Bay
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