Katherine "Nancy" Hurley Kearney, 87, of Hamden, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. She was the wife of the late James F. Kearney.
Born in New Haven on Jan. 10, 1925, she was the daughter of the late William and Georgiana Houde Hurley. Nancy had worked for the former New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroads and later for Compass Insurance until her retirement.
She was the mother of James Kearney and his wife Michele of Hamden, and the grandmother of Jimmy and Katie Kearney.
Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Tuesday morning at 9:30 a.m. A funeral service will be conducted in St. John's Episcopal Church, North Haven at 10 a.m. and interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Monday from 5 to 7 p.m.