SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

December 19, 2012

Ann R. (Bzdula) Kearney, 71


Rockland — Ann grew up in Weymouth and has lived in Rockland for over 40 years. She enjoyed annual trips to Aruba and fun visits to Foxwoods. She had a love for the beach and would look forward to days on Nantasket Beach with her girlfriends. Ann played an active role in all her grandchildren's lives, often going to sporting events and school functions to see them thrive in their activities. She will be sadly missed.

Devoted mother of Kimberly Osmanski and her husband, Albert “Oz” of Abington, Cindy Rosa and her husband, Kevin of Stoneham, Jill Kearney and her husband, Mark O’Leary of Mansfield and Katie Miller and her husband, Mike of Whitman; cherished “Purple Nana” of Michael, Max, Alex, Camille, Timothy, Carly, Grace, Bryn and Angela; loving sister of Mary Farley of Middleton, Robert Bzdula of Norwell, William Bzdula of Hanover, Jean Bzdula of Middleboro and Edward Bzdula of Marshfield. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Thursday, 4-8 p.m. in the McDonald Funeral Home, East Weymouth at 3 Charles Street (corner of Charles & Middle Street). Funeral service will be celebrated in the funeral home on Friday at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ann may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701. See www.McDonald-FuneralHomes.com for directions and online condolences or call 781-335-0045.