• Kathleen G. Perrone

    Kathleen G. Perrone

    January 26, 2021

    Kathleen Perrone died peacefully on January 26th after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.  Born in Glens Falls, NY in 1931 to Raymond and Margaret Philion, she grew up in Hudson Falls, where she graduated from Hudson Falls High School in 1948. In 1954, she married Donald Perrone. They were together for 58 years before his passing in 2013. Kathleen spent most of her life in Chittenango and in the early 1970s began working as the village’s first welcome wagon hostess.  In the late 1970s, she became receptionist for the Chittenango Police Department where she worked for 10 years until retirement. She was active in St. Patrick’s Church in Chittenango, NY Altar and Rosary Society where she helped prepare many church sponsored meals. Throughout her life, she enjoyed such activities as league bowling, golf, ceramics, and many dinner parties with friends.  Her favorite activity was spending time with her grandsons, Jeremy (Stephen and Mary) and Jesse (Terrence and Ann). Kathleen is survived by her two sons, Stephen (Mary) and Terrence (Ann), her two grandsons Jeremy and Jesse, one brother Raymond Philion of Schenectady, NY, three nieces and two nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday February 1st at 10:00 am at St Patrick’s Church in Chittenango, NY. To register to the attend the funeral mass please call 315-687-6105 or register at www@stpatrickschittenango.com. There will be no calling hours.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association: act.alz.org/donate.


    I feel so blessed to have such a wonderful Aunt and friend till we meet again😇


    Our deepest sympathy to you during this sorrowful time. We cant be there in person but we are with you in spirit every moment Uncle Ray and Aunt Sandy


    The family honored Aunt Kathleen perfectly, just like her. I am glad to have been at her funeral. Sympathies to the family and know my parents and the entire family love you all. Annette