Katherine E.'s Story
Katherine Ellen (Glynn) Zysk, age 72, a longtime resident of Derry, N.H. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Born in Newport, RI, November 13, 1944, Katherine was the daughter of the late Frederick E. and Catherine (Noonan) Glynn of Newport, R.I. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank J. Zysk with whom she shared 39 years of marriage. She was the loving and devoted mother of Tracey E. Zysk of North Andover; the cherished sister of JoAnne (Glynn) Kirwin and her husband, Edward Kirwin of Middletown, R.I. and Frederick W. Glynn and his wife, Helen Glynn of Newport, R.I.; the dear sister-in-law of Karen Zysk of Lynn and the late Charlie and Robert Zysk; and the dear daughter-in-law of the late Mary E. Zysk and the aunt of several nieces and nephews located in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Katherine moved to Derry, N.H. with her husband, Frank and her daughter, Tracey in 1973. After her career in the airlines as a flight attendant, Kathy started her new career with Derry Bank & Trust in 1973. She worked her way up from bank teller to an Executive Officer of the Bank as the Bank Treasurer. The bank went through several mergers and acquisitions over the years. Kathy continued her career with the bank, which later became Bank of America until her retirement in 2006. Kathy was a Disney fanatic and visited yearly, had a passion for her family pets and enjoyed her flower garden.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 29th at 11 a.m. at St. Pius V Church, 215 Maple St., Lynn. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends invited. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Kathy’s memory may be made to: Merrimack Valley Hospice House/Home Health Foundation, Attn: External Relations, 360 Merrimack Street, Building 9, Lawrence, MA 01843 or via www.homehealthfoundation.org. Arrangements are under the care of Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, Lynn. For the online guestbook please visit www.cuffemcginn.com.
Published on  March 24, 2017