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“i will always love you and miss you my dearest friend, my sister. love Millie ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Millie MATHESON - Friend

“Thinking of Kathy and what a wonderful friend she was. WE spent many nights playing cards with our spouses. So sorry Jim, Chris, Jimmy and all her...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Pauline Weiner - Mansfield, MA

“My deepest condolences to Kathie's family. She was such a lovely lady. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Marianne LeBlanc - Brockton, MA

“So sorry for her passing, she was the kindest person to myself and kids had alot of fun. We've moved from MA. To NC for 9 years. Now in Florida. ...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ethel Jones - Brooksville, FL

“I met her for the first time at her and her husband Jim's wedding reception 58 years ago at the McAlear residence in Boston's South End. I remember...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Peter Accardi - Boston, MA

“I knew Kathie for 59 years. Sally, knew her for 56 years. Over that time Mac, Kath, Sally and I spent lots of time together. To us this is equal...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Frank & Sally Davis - Stratham, NH

“Sorry for your Families loss.Sending love from Maine ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Karen Mitchell - Starks, ME

“I remember Kathy as such a genuine and vibrant person with and warm personality. I am so sorry for your family's loss of such an important and loved...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Alvina Gustafson - Bellingham, MA

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EASTON----Katherine A. (McCarron) McAlear, 76, a resident of Easton for the past 20 years, formerly of Brockton, passed away unexpectedly at home on Sunday, December 5, 2021. She was the loving wife of James P. McAlear Jr. for 58 years.

Born in Boston, a daughter to the late John and Katherine (Dean) McCarron, she was raised in Dorchester and was a graduate of Cardinal Cushing High School.

Katherine was employed as a secretary for the VA Healthcare System in Brockton for 25 years.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

In addition to her husband James she is survived by two sons, Christopher McAlear and his wife Yolanda of Easton and James McAlear of Easton; two sisters, Lois Darden of Braintree and Virginia Honiker of Middleboro; 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton, on Monday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. in the Holy Cross Church, 225 Purchase Street, Easton. Interment will follow in South Easton Cemetery, Easton. Visiting hours on Sunday from 1-4 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in Katherine's memory may be sent to Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress, 20 Burlington Mall Road Suite 261, Burlington, MA 01803 or