Kathryn Ann Mayo

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Kathryn Ann Mayo, née Nittinger, of Lewisburg, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at home after a two year bout with cancer.

Mrs. Mayo was born on May 17, 1937 in Watervliet, N.Y., the daughter of the late Daniel and Rebecca Ford Nittinger.

In addition to her parents, Kathy was preceded in death by a sister and two brothers.

She is survived by her husband, Louis Mayo of Lewisburg; a brother Robert (Lorraine) Nittinger of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; two daughters, Karen Lightfoot of St. Louis, Mo., and Joyce (Darren) Boehm of Wilmington, Mass.; and two sons, Michael (Carey) Mayo of Austin, Texas, and Louis (Karen) Mayo of Fairfax Station, Va. Also surviving are four grandsons, one granddaughter, several nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.

A Memorial Mass for Mrs. Mayo will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, at St. John's Catholic Church, 1061 South Ellington Parkway, Lewisburg, with Father William Kelly officiating. The family will visit with friends beginning at 2 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice Compassus, 1412 Trotwood Ave. Suite 5, Columbia, TN 38401.

Cremation Society of Tennessee is assisting the family, and online condolences may be sent to www.cremationsocietyoftn.com.