Marlborough – Kathryn S. (Cooper) Smith, left this world on September 10, 2022, leaving behind a huge emptiness in the hearts of those who loved her. Kathy died from complications from a recent fall.
Kathy was the daughter of the late William and Bessie (Stearn) Cooper and the wife of Arthur Smith, to who she was married for 64 years. She was predeceased by her son, James Smith.
A graduate of the Salter Secretarial School, Kathy went on to work in an administration position for Stop and Shop for many years.
Kathy loved to cook, read and travel, especially cruising, to many wonderful places. She also spent many winters in Florida.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her son Joel Smith, her sister, Anne Listaite and her husband Robert and her brother, Dr. Clayton Cooper and his wife Tracy. She is also survived by her 5 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at UMASS Marlborough Hospital for their wonderful care and devotion to healing their patients.
A private funeral service will be held for Kathy.
Contributions may be made to CSF of Marlboro Dollars for Scholars, Inc. P.O.Box 296, Marlboro,MA 01752 in memory of Kathryn Smith.
The Slattery Funeral Home of Marlborough assisted with arrangements.