Kathleen D. Wixson
unknown - December 31, 2012
Kathleen D. "Kay" Casey Wixson, 73, of North Syracuse, passed away Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Crouse Hospital. She was born in Fulton to the late Edward J. and Victoria Lambert Casey. She was looking forward to retiring from Fergerson Funeral Home and enjoying her family. “Kay,” “GrammyK,” “More Grammy” and Mom gave everything to her family and kept us all close. She was our fixer, our support and our comfort.
Kay was a communicant of St. Rose of Lima Church, a Bishop Curley Council Columbiette and active for decades in many parish programs.
Predeceasing Kay were her husband of 44 years, Archie Sr., in 2006 and her son, Christopher in 2010.
Surviving are her sons, Archie E. (JoAnn) Wixson, Jr. of Baldwinsville, Stephen M. Wixson of North Syracuse and Mark C. (Melissa McGraw) Wixson of Clay; her brother, Dennis (Ann) Casey of Fulton; her sisters, Sharon (Bob) Klein of Chicago, Colleen (Bob) Silverman of Albany and Carol (John 'Fitz') Fitzgerald of Syracuse; eight grandchildren, Matthew, Michael, Jordan, Bradley, Noah, Danielle(Jason) Wild, Meaghen, Brittany,Joelle Fiorini and Kayla Delia ,great grandchildren Everett Hicks,Luca and Santino Ciricillo ,several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mass of Christian burial: 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5 at St. Rose of Lima Church with burial following in North Syracuse Cemetery. Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4 from at Gates Funeral Home, Inc., 29 W. Genesee St., Baldwinsville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Special Olympic: Special Olympics INC.,
1133 19th street NW, Washington, DC 20036.