Kathleen L. Hadden, of 1430 Route 219 North, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at the Olean GeneralHospital.
Kathleen was born on October 18, 1933 in Wellsville and was a daughter of Claude and Esther Hunt Hills. On June 10, 1955 in Cuba, she married her husband of 63 years, T. Patrick Hadden, who survives.
Kathleen attended the BelmontSchool. She worked for Farnsworth Cookie Factory in Cuba for 4 or 5 years in the early 1950's. Kathleen worked at the Castle Restaurant for a number of years before going to work at St. Bonaventure University for about 5 years. She started driving school buses in the early 1970's for Limestone School District and then for Allegany-Limestone School District, until she retired in 2006 after about 32 years.
Kathleen was baptized a Jehovah's Witness. She was a member of the Jehovah's Witness Congregation in Minard Run, PA. Kathleen enjoyed doing the door to door ministry until her health problems overcame her ability to do it, then she started a letter writing campaign to spread God's word.
Along with her loving husband, Kathleen is survived by; 3 sons, Theodore P. Hadden of Owens Mills, MD, Raymond C. Hadden of Whitney, TX, and Kenneth L. (Robyne) Hadden of Bradford, PA; 6 grandchildren, Megan, Molly, Charlene, Kali, Taten, and Tayona; and 6 siblings, Ted Hills, Keith Hills, Judy Wagner, Linda Brown, Jane Alexander, and Gloria Huey.
Kathleen was predeceased by 6 siblings.
At her request, there will be no public visitation or service. Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc., 646 E. State Street, Olean. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation or to the American Cancer Society, 13 Beech Street, Johnson City, New York13790.