Katherine Ann Phillips, 58NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Katherine Ann Phillips, 58, of Massachusetts Avenue died on Friday, March 7, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her family.
Born in North Adams on Oct. 3, 1955, a daughter of Marion Bombardier Dean and the late John F. Dean, she attended schools in Williamstown and graduated from McCann Technical School.
Ms. Phillips was employed for many years as a home health counselor at Berkshire Family and Individual Resources in North Adams.
She enjoyed gardening.
Besides her mother, she leaves a son, William J. Dean; two sisters, Donna Kelly of North Adams and Lisa Peabody of Woodstock, Conn.; three brothers, Michael Dean of LaBelle, Pa., Clifford Harris of Falmouth and John F. Dean Jr. of Pownal, Vt.; three grandchildren, Justice Dean, Jazz Dean and Emily Beauchamp, as well as many nieces and nephews.
She also leaves her close friend and caregiver, Michael Terry.
FUNERAL NOTICE — Calling hours for Ms. Phillips will be held on Wednesday, March 12, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St., North Adams. Memorial donations are suggested in her memory through the funeral home.