GIRARD, Ohio – Kathleen P. Burketh, 76, of Girard, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Northside Hospital.
Kathleen was born February 28, 1940 in Girard, Ohio, the daughter of Abbul and Ruth E. (Smith) Burketh.
Kathleen retired from Kent State University, in the food service department, after many years.
Besides her mother, she is survived by her brothers, William R. Cook of Upland, California and Jack Cook of Girard and many nieces and nephews.
As per Kathleen’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there are no services.
The family requests any memorial contributions be made to the Animal Welfare League, 812 Youngstown-Kingsville Rd. SE Vienna, Ohio 44473 in Kathleen’s memory.
Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send any condolences to the family.
A television tribute will air Thursday, January 12 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.