Kathryn Addis

December 8, 1942June 27, 2011

Kathryn Addis (nee Kelso), 68, of Morristown, N.J., died Monday, June 27, 2011, at Holly Manor Center, Mendham, N.J. The service celebrating her life will be offered at Restland Memorial Park's chapel, 77 DeForest Ave., East Hanover, N.J., on Friday at 10 a.m. followed by the committal service in the cemetery. Her family will receive friends at the Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home of Livingston, 145 E. Mount Pleasant Ave., on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Kathryn was born on Dec. 8, 1942, in Jersey City, N.J., and lived and attended school in Kearny, N.J., graduating from Kearny High School. She lived in Morristown, N.J., for many years. Kathryn retired this year as executive assistant to Ronald J. Del Mauro, the chief executive officer of Saint Barnabas Health Care System, where she had worked since 1967. Above all, she was an avid animal lover who supported many organizations. She was predeceased by her parents, John Kelso and Edna Monahan. Surviving Kathryn are her beloved daughter, Denise Addis and her husband, James Namiotka; loving grandson, Mac Addis, and her dear sister, Carol Le Francis, and her husband, William. Also surviving are her loving nieces, Jeannine Le Francis; Patrice Bannon and her husband, Richard; Kathleen Ratchko and her husband, Joseph, and Sheila Ciancia and her husband, James; she was predeceased by niece Michelle Fox (wife of Stephen). She is also survived by her dear great-nieces and nephews, Kristin, Stephen, Max, Katie, Samantha, Jesse, Christopher, Nicole and many good friends. Flowers are welcome or donations in her memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tenn. 38148-0142 (or at would be appreciated.


  • Visitation Thursday, June 30, 2011
  • Funeral Service Friday, July 1, 2011
  • Committal Service Friday, July 1, 2011
  • Visitation Thursday, June 30, 2011

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September 3, 2011

Family of Kathy:

I met Kathy in Washington School along with her friend Jane Watt. Her brother George was also there.

Please accept my sincere sympathy.

Caroline Mure (Nourse)

July 4, 2011


Sallie Brewer

July 4, 2011

Our prayers and thoughts are with you always,May Kathy rest in piece foever!
God Bless,
Cousins Ralph,Rowland,and Sallie

July 4, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. We were so sad to hear of the loss of Kathy.

Love from your Colorado cousins Don and Phyllis Ames and family.

Carolyn DeBlieck

July 3, 2011

Kathy will always hold a special place
on our hearts. Our deepest sympathy to
all of you.
All of our love and prayers,
Randy,Carol DeBlieck & Family

Carol Mustillo

July 2, 2011

Kathy -- I remember when we met in 1970 and I always considered us friends from that moment on. It was so good to know that you were always there for myself as well as my family. You will always be in my prayers. May you rest in peace. Our heartfelt sympathy to your daughter and family. Carol, Lou and family

geraldine williams

June 30, 2011

kathy you were the best .i will miss you no words i can say how i feel. you were allways there for me and my family. geraldine williams philp williams

Nikki Davis

June 30, 2011

May the God of comfort be with your family in your time of grief. 2Cor 1:3,4

June 29, 2011

Kathy - you were an angel here on earth and were always quick to help whenever we asked. I'm grateful to have known you! You made a posititive difference here on earth - Heaven is getting an awesome new angel. Love, Jeanne Goleskie :)

Christina Semar

June 29, 2011

Thank You for all you you did for myself, Bob and Rob
words can not express our gratitude. I hope you rest comforably