Kathleen J. Bruce, 73, of Marlborough


Kathleen J. BruceMarlborough – Kathleen J. (Hayes) Bruce, 73 of Marlborough passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, January 4, 2023. She was born in Framingham, the daughter of the late Paul J. and Margaret M. (Murphy) Hayes.

Kathleen is survived by her husband of 39 years, Robert B. Bruce of Marlborough, 2 daughters, Crista McKinnon and her husband Jeffrey of Acton, Heather Benson and her husband Larry of Woodstock, CT, a son Matthew Bruce and his wife Lynnette of Framingham, 10 grandchildren, Timothy, Jeffrey, Samantha, Cassia, Steven, Sean, Jake, Shane, Maya and Olivia, 3 great grandchildren, Sophia, Asher and Olivia, a sister, Maryellen Newsom and her husband Thomas of Littleton and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by 2 sisters, Patricia Kropp, Margaret Mirabito and a brother Paul Hayes.

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. A Graveside Service will be held.

The Short & Rowe Funeral Home of Marlborough is assisting with arrangements.