, Salem, MA

July 13, 2013

Kathy Zimmerman, 73

Provincetown, MA — Kathleen Viola “Kathy” Zimmerman, R.N., M.A. of Provincetown, died peacefully at home on Dec. 17, 2012, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. A healing spirit to both humans and animals, she considered her greatest role to be a nurse educator, having been a college nursing professor in New Jersey for the first half of her life. She is lovingly survived by her sisters, Kay Kusma of Gloucester, Mass., Karen Thomas of Phoenix, Ariz.; niece, Danielle Sost; and grand-nephew, Jackson Sost of Burbank, Calif.; nephew, Al dos Santos of Gloucester, Mass.; and nieces and nephew, Tracy Hughes, Terry Jones, Jamie Lewis, and Todd Van Buren.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration of Kathy’s life at St. Mary of the Harbor Church, 517 Commercial St., Provincetown, Mass., on Saturday, July 20, at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Kathy Zimmerman to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.