|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1922|
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 2003|
WILLIAMSBURG - Kathleen L. Ake, 81, died Sept. 10, 2003, at Hospice House in Williamsburg, Va. She was born to Samuel M. and Eva (Gates) Ake on July 4, 1922, in Altoona, Pa. She graduated in 1940 from Altoona High School and in 1944 from Shippensburg State College. Kathleen was a high school teacher for 35 years, most of those years spent teaching math for the Octorara Area District of Chester County, Pa. She was head of the math department and yearbook advisor for many years. She lived in Parkesburg, Pa., for 45 years.
In 1990, "Kathy" moved to Williamsburg, Va. She was a member of the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, the Susan Richards Circle, and the Toano Women's Club. She served on the board of the Barclay Square Condo Assoc. for several years.
Kathy was an avid reader and loved to do needlework.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Richard; and a brother-in-law, Frank Greene.
She is survived by two sisters, Carol Kendall of Williamsburg, Va., and her husband, Jack, and Charlotte Greene of Spokane, Wash.; many nieces and nephews and loving friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, at Mt. Vernon UMC in Toano, Va.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mt. Vernon UMC, P.O. Box 246, Toano, VA 23168, or Hospice Support Care of Williamsburg, 4445 Powhatan Parkway, Williamsburg, VA 23188.
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Created by: Steve Centner
Record added: Jan 22, 2012
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