Katherine "K" Maloney

Obituary of Katherine "K" Maloney

Katherine M. "K" Maloney, died on New Year's Eve, in her 100th year, at the Grand Islander Center in Middletown. Born in Newport on August 17, 1908, she was a daughter of the late Jeremiah P. and Ellen (Curran) Maloney. She is survived by her youngest brother, Daniel Maloney of Providence. She was also the sister of the late Jeremiah Maloney, Francis Maloney, Arthur Maloney, Robert Maloney, Helen Mahoney, and Mary Martland. She also leaves many nieces and nephews and many others who called her "Aunt K." She was a proud graduate from the Newport School of Nursing, class of 1929, and spent time as a private duty nurse as office nurse to Dr. Alfred Tartaglino. Katherine enjoyed her travels to Europe, but also loved her Newport and the beauty of the Ocean Drive. Katherine was a beautiful, independent woman, with style and grace. She enjoyed sharing dinner and drinks with her many friends and relatives. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2008, at 9:00 am, at St. Mary's Church, Spring St., Newport. Burial at St. Columba Cemetery, Middletown. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, January 4, from 4:00-7:00 pm in the O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home. Donations in K's memory may be made to Maryknoll Fathers, Brothers, & Sisters, PO Box 311, Maryknoll, NY, 10545-0311
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