Swampscott — Katherine L. (Blunt) Hart, 104-years-old, died peacefully on June 18, 2014 at Bertram House of Swampscott, where she resided the past four years, surrounded by her family and dedicated care providers.
She was born Jan. 29, 1910 in Brockton, Mass., daughter of the late Peter W. and Catherine (Sullivan) Blunt and was one of 11 children. She married James D. Hart in September, 1936. She graduated from Brockton High School and attended Katherine Gibbs School in Boston and was employed at New England Telephone, Boston.
She leaves her sister, Patricia Buckley of Dennis, Mass.; two sons, Paul T. Hart and wife, Jane of Bridgewater, N.H., and Williamsburg, Va., John R. Hart and wife, Kathleen of Nashua, N.H.; and daughter-in-law, Edith Hart (widow of James D. Hart Jr.) in Indianapolis, Ind.
Kay also leaves nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be Monday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Solimine Funeral Home, 67 Ocean St., (Route 1A), Lynn, MA 01902, (781-595-1492).
A Roman Catholic funeral Mass will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 174 Humphrey St., Swampscott, MA 01907, followed by interment at Swampscott Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph, 637 Cambridge St., Boston, MA 02135, (617-783-9090). Directions and guest book at www.solimine.com.