A photo of Kathleen Anne McCann  (née Theodosiades)

Kathleen Anne McCann (née Theodosiades)

Born June 24, 1945

Kathleen Anne McCann, age 69, of Aston, PA passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family on Friday, July 25, 2014, at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, in Philadelphia.

Born in Philadelphia, PA on June 24, 1945, Kathleen was a daughter of the late Constantinos A. Theodosiades and Anna A. Callahan Theodosiades. She made her career as a trust fund administrator with the Sun East Federal Credit Union in Aston and retired after many years of dedicated service.

In her youth, Kathleen was a standout athlete who excelled at both swimming and basketball. She was an exceptional cook who delighted in preparing delicious meals for her loved ones. In her leisure time, Kathleen loved trying her luck at the casinos and games of chance. She was an avid reader and was known to enjoy a good soul-cleansing drama. Kathleen was a life-long learner who understood the importance of trying new things. Above all else, she was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Anne McShane and Connie Vasiliades and a brother, Thomas Theodosiades. Kathleen is survived by her beloved husband of 48 years, Brian D. McCann, Sr.; children, Brian D. McCann, Jr. (Christine), Thomas J. McCann (Lori), Patrick M. McCann (Kristie) and Kate McCann Kline (Mark); brothers, John Theodosiades (Barbara) and Daniel Theodosiades; 8 beautiful grandchildren, Brian, Emily, Meghan, Thomas, Stephanie, Patrick Jr., Ella and Jude; and special friends, Katherine Hornibrook, Ann Duncan and Nan Sheridan.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 7 pm until 9 pm on Tuesday evening, July 29, 2014 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Wednesday morning, July 30, 2014, at The Church of St. Joseph, 3255 Concord Road, Aston, PA. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, 626 Bally Road, Yeadon, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Kathleen’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 92 Read’s Way, Ste. 205, New Castle, DE 19720.

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21 Condolences for Kathleen Anne McCann (née Theodosiades)

  • What a great lady !
    Your warmth and love was self evident – you always
    had time to talk and to listen.
    You will be sorely missed but your legacy lives on
    in your children and grand children

    To my cousins – words are inadequate but know
    that we all share your grief and loss and that one day that
    grief will turn to acceptance and finally to nostalgia and fondness
    as you remember all the great memories that your
    Mother gave you

    To my dear Uncle
    I know your heart is broken – my fervent hope is
    that you find some peace

    Love

    Jim

  • So sorry for your loss. She was a vibrant personality who will be greatly missed.

  • May you rest in peace dear friend. Know that you are muched loved and will be greatly missed.

  • Remembering Mrs McCann with great fondness – loving, kind and fun! Our thoughts & prayers are with the entire McCann & extended families and friends.

  • love you!

  • You comforted me and my brothers and sisters during the most difficult times of our lives and I don’t think you even knew it. That was your way. If I can do the same for your beautiful children with simple words I hope these are those. Thank you, God hold you forever in His arms, and rest in peace, love and happiness. Your nephew, Chalse.

  • Dearest Brian and family,

    My thoughts and prayers are with you doing this most difficult time. Love you.

  • Rest in peace Kathleen. I always remember you laughing and smiling. You were a beautiful person. All my prayers go to your family.

  • Dear Family, my condolences are with you all, for the loss of your dear loved one. During this difficult time may you find comfort in knowing that the God of all tender mercies hates death. Revelation 21:4 He views death as an enemy of mankind. And he longs to do away with death forever, and bring back all those who are in his memory and to see them live on earth again – Isaiah 25:8.

  • Brian and Family, So sorry for your loss.Kathleen will be remembered as a lovely lady.

  • Christine, Brian & Family,

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad time.

    Lisa Sexton

  • Kathleen touched the lives of all those she met. Rest in peace with our Lord for all Eternity.
    Peace and love to the extended McCann Family.

  • Dear McCann Family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will always remember the good times growing up and hanging out on Massey street and “Aunt Kathy” treating me like a fourth son of hers. May you rest in peace.

    John McCormick

  • To a good friend and neighbor, we will all miss you very much.

  • Dear McCann Family: So sorry for the loss of your Mom. Prayers to all of you during this time. Rest in Peace, Mrs. McCann!

  • I read of the passing of your wife and mother, and although I didn’ t know her, from the obituary and condolences written, she certainly did sound like a truly lovely lady.
    May you be comforted by love and support from family and friends and your many wonderful memories you shared.

    2 Corinthians 1:3, 4.

  • Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. May warm loving memories of your mom give you comfort through this time.

  • Dear Brian: May I offer our sincere condolences to you and your family. May your children and grandchildren help assuage the loss of Kath – a truly wonderful person. Take care of yourself.

  • Dear Missy & family:

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. I have great memories of my childhood hanging out @ your house as well as on Massey Street. Rest in Peace Mrs. McCann!

  • Dear Brian,

    We are so sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. I am cetain that she is with her eternal reward and is looking out for you in this time of sadness. You and your family are in our prayers.

    Love,
    Bill & Dot

  • Dear Kate and Mark,

    We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother! Obviously she was an amazing person and we can’t even imagine the pain you must be feeling now. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Daina & Clem