Obituary: Kathleen Ann Bird

NAUGATUCK — Kathleen Ann Bird, 68, passed away, Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Beacon Brook Health Center in Naugatuck.

She was born Aug. 23, 1950 in Waterbury, daughter of the late Raymond and Gertrude (Stenner) Bird.

Ms. Bird was a shipping and receiving clerk at Bozzuto’s in North Haven prior to illness. In her free time, she enjoyed homemade crafts and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her siblings, Sandra and her husband, Stephen Ramponi, of Oakville, James and his wife, Gail Bird, of Bethlehem, and Paul and his wife, Cindy Bird, of Thomaston; and her companion, James Doyle of Naugatuck. She had many nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her brother, Ralph Bird.

Calling hours for Kathleen will be held 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St. A private burial will take place at Hillside Cemetery in Thomaston.

Donations in her name can be made Guiding Eyes for the Blind, 611 Granite Springs Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598.

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