Kathy Gordon, beloved wife of William Gordon of Penfield, Ohio, passed
away peacefully in her home during the early morning hours of March 6,
2023, after a year long battle with pancreatic cancer. She was
surrounded by her family.
Kathy was born on March 31st, 1947 and is survived by her husband of
almost 50 years, Will, and five devoted children: Sarah of Penfield;
Justin (Leslie) of Topeka, Kansas; Becky (Jason) Hernandez of Beacon,
New York; Polly Gordon (Brad Alflen) of Amherst and Adele (Eric, Jr.)
Flynn of Penfield. She is also survived by her five grandchildren who
will miss her dearly: Addison, Will and Liv Flynn of Penfield;
Charlotte and Sydney Gordon of Topeka, Kansas. She is survived by her
sister, Nancy (Robert) Brooks of Charlotte, North Carolina. In-laws:
Lloyd (Sue) Gordon of Penfield; Robert (Bonnie) Gordon of Penfield;
and Ruth (David) Klein of Akron. Kathy had 18 nieces and nephews, some
of whom she was lucky enough to form close friendships with as they
became adults, and several great-nieces and nephews.
Her life was greatly enriched with many dear friends. She will be
remembered for her joy, spunk and for her deep love of her family. She
will be deeply missed.
Kathy’s body was donated to The Ohio State University Body Donor
Program. A private memorial will be held by the family at a later
The family would like to thank New Life Hospice for their compassion
and care for Kathy and the family during the final months of her life.
Please make a donation in lieu of flowers:
Mercy Health - New Life Hospice
3500 Kolbe Road
Lorain, Ohio 44053, 440-934-1458
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