East Longmeadow – Kathleen F. Weeks, 66, passed away at home on December 31, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Springfield, MA on November 6, 1955, she was the daughter of the late Mary (Mara) Hogan.
For many years, Kate was employed as a bookkeeper, first at Serv-U Hardware Store and then at Kelly-Fradet Lumber. She had a passion for creating many cherished works of art and effortlessly enjoyed hosting friends and family.
Besides her mother, Kate was predeceased by her brothers, Kevin and David Hogan; her sister Elizabeth Hogan and her niece Tara Hogan.
To cherish her memory, she leaves her husband David Weeks; her children Heather Lavoie (Marty), Jonathan Brin, Deborah Bushnell and Jennifer Weeks; her grandchildren Zachary Lavoie, Jake and Devin Bushnell; her sister Patty Jack (Albert); her brother Shaun Hogan (Diane) as well as her sister-in-law Tina Hogan; her sister Maureen McCartney (Michael) and several nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind lifelong friends from her many years enjoyed at Palmas Del Mar, PR and Mashapaug Lake.
Family and friends are invited to gather for Kate’s Celebration of Life on Saturday, January 8, 2021 from 2 – 6 PM at Forastiere Smith Funeral & Cremation, 220 North Main Street, East Longmeadow, MA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to UMASS Memorial Medical Center Transplant Program, 55 N. Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655 or to the UMASS Memorial Medical Center Cancer Center by visiting www.ummhealth.org/umass-memorial-medical-center/giving. For more information or to leave an online condolence, please visit www.forastiere.com