Published DateLACONIA — Kathleen "Kathy" (Rogers) Wilson, 63, of Laconia died suddenly Friday, May 24, 2013 at the Franklin Regional Hospital in Franklin. She was born July 31, 1949 in Rochester, NH, daughter of the late Leo and Josephine (Mikelonis) Rogers. Kathy was employed as a registered nurse for the Franklin Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice in Franklin. She was raised and schooled in Millbury, MA and graduated from the Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Worchester, MA. Kathleen lived in several places before moving to Laconia where she has been a resident for 34 years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, counted cross stitch and traveling. Kathy was especially fond of her grandchildren and loved spending time with them. Kathy was predeceased by her two brothers.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Robert D. Wilson of Laconia; her children, Debra L. Wilson of Hardwick, VT, Andrea L. Wilson of Laconia, NH, Stephen R. Wilson of Campton, NH and Jonathan S. Ashby of Centennial, CO; seven grandchildren and several cousins and nieces.
Calling hours will be held Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, Franklin-Tilton Road in Tilton. A service will follow in the Memorial Home. Burial will be held at the convenience of Kathy's family.
Those wishing may make memorial contributions in memory of Kathy to the Franklin Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice at 75 Chestnut St., Franklin, NH 03235 or to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 114 Perimeter Road, Nashua, NH 03063.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com