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Kathleen A. (Bannen) Fricke

April 20, 1958 ~ March 31, 2022 (age 63)

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SAUGERTIES….. Kathleen A. “Kathy” Fricke, 63, of Blue Hills Drive died suddenly Thursday, March 31, 2022 at her residence.  Born April 20, 1958 in Kingston she was the daughter of the late Robert and Joan Bannen.  

A graduate of St. Mary of the Snow Parochial School, Saugerties High School Class of 1976 an UCCC she was employed at Feeney’s Ship Yard in Kingston and prior to that GHI/EmblemHealth in Kingston. She was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Snow.  In her spare time, Kathy enjoyed crafting, baking and her family especially her four grandsons.  She was an avid Met fan, especially “Mr. Met” and she also enjoyed the music of Celine Dion and Michael Bublé.

Survivors include two sons: Christopher (Leanne) and Daniel (Becky) Fricke both of Saugerties.  A sister, Sue Bannen and two brothers: Kevin (Sue) and Brian (Jennifer) Bannen all of Saugerties.  A dear cousin, Debbie Bannen and her four grandsons: Johnny, Jake, Mikey and Joey.

Her Funeral Procession will form 9:15 AM Tuesday at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties.  Thence to St. Mary of the Snow RC Church where at 10:00 AM a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered.  Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Saugerties.  Friends will be received Monday 7-9 PM.  Expressions of condolence may be shared with her family on Kathy’s Tribute Wall @SeamonWilseyFuneralHome.com

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April 4, 2022

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street
Saugerties, NY 12477

Funeral Service
April 5, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Mary of the Snow RC Church (Saugerties)

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