Kathryn A. Bennett

May 20, 2013

SACKETS HARBOR, N.Y.    Kathryn A. Bennett, 64, Sackets Harbor, passed away Saturday, May 18, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.

Calling hours will be held 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown,  followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Born Feb. 8, 1949, in Watertown, a daughter of Robert J. and Gertrude E. O'Flaherty Ransome, she graduated from Watertown High School. 

She married James L. Bennett on Jan. 5, 1974, at Holy Family Church with Rev. Steven Gratto officiating.

Mrs. Bennett worked briefly for Caregivers of Watertown and then was a homemaker. 

Kathryn was a former member of Holy Family Church and a current communicant of St. Andrew's Church, Sackets Harbor. She was very active with FEAT of CNY (Families for Effective Autism Treatment of CNY). 

She enjoyed knitting, sewing, and crafts. 

She was affectionately known as the driver of "Mom's Taxi".

Besides her husband, James, she is survived by her four children, Christine Feisthamel and husband, Robert, Beaufort, SC, Jaci L. Barnett, Sackets Harbor, Robert C. Bennett, Sackets Harbor, and Kellie-Jo Bennett, Watertown; four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; three siblings, Michael Ransome and wife, Cherie, Lowville, Robin Adams, Watertown, and Peter Ransome, Watertown; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Donations in her name may be made to FEAT of CNY, 51 Carousel Lane, Baldwinsville, NY 13027.

Condolences may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.

Information provided by Cummings Funeral Service and Newzjunky.com, Watertown