Kathleen Moriarty

Obituary of Kathleen Moriarty

Kathleen Mary Moriarty, 72, of Waterbury, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on January 9, 2018 at Yale New Haven Hospital. She was the loving wife of Daniel Moriarty for over 49 years.

Kathleen was born December 9, 1945 in Newark New Jersey daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine (Fitzpatrick) Kelly. She received her BS degree from Western Connecticut State University. She was a Teacher for Sacred Heart Grammar School. She was a communicant of St. Anthony's Church. She was an avid reader, loved to travel, and always enjoyed a good laugh. She was a very kind and gentle soul who was a dedicated mother and grandmother to her family.

Besides her husband Daniel, she is survived by daughters; Erin Nagel and husband Fredrick of Gilbert, AZ and Jennifer Moriarty and husband John Schneider of Cheshire, four grandchildren; Brennan Moriarty, Callahan Nagel, Cooper Nagel and Kennedy Schneider, sisters; Patricia Kelly of Bethel and Sharon De Joseph and husband Thomas of Danbury and brother Joseph Kelly and wife Jacqueline of Newtown, along with several nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 10:00 am at St. Anthony's Church, 4 Union City Road, Prospect. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Road, Prospect.

Memorial donations may be made in her memory to; St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memorial and Honor Gifts, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis TN 38148-0142