Obituary for Katherine Nuttley (Wright)
Katherine May Nuttley (Wright), 89, passed away on Feb 09, 2018 in Burlington Ontario. She was born on May 15, 1928 in Ratter, Dunnet Township, Ontario to William and Katherine (Adams) Wright.
Katherine grew up in a CN section town Tionaga. She attended the CN railcar school on wheels as well as the schoolhouse near Tionaga. At the age of 16 Katherine moved to Brantford, ON where she attended Business College and received her diploma.
Katherine married Roland Nuttley on April 9th, 1955 in London Ontario and they were married for 62 years. She became a proud mother raising her 2 boys, Rodney William (1957) and Kenneth Scott (1960) forever supporting them in every way possible. Katherine enjoyed swimming at the Burlington Family YMCA three times a week for many years. She also participated in some Masters competitions while in her 50’s. Kay had a passion for enjoying her patio, flowers, and feeding her wild birds and animals in her yard. Kay was sadly robbed of her last few years’ peace of mind by Alzheimer’s disease which was difficult on her and those close to her.
Kay was preceded in death by her parents William Henry and Katherine (Adams) Wright., brothers William “Bill” Henry Wright (Anne) of British Columbia, Charles Thomas “Tom” Wright (the late Emily) of Welland, Howard Wright (the late Gay) of Oshawa, Lenard Alexander Wright (Mary) of Whitby, John George “Jack” Wright (Patricia) of North Bay, Bob Wright (the late Colleen ) of Powassin, sister Rose Evanush (the late Ernie) of North Bay, sister Dorothy Graham (the late Murray) of Omemee, brother in-law Harold Nuttley of Guelph, brother in-law Bill Nuttley (Mary) of Hamilton, brother in-law Ralph Nuttley (Donna) of Burlington, brother in-law Lynn Smith (Dianne) of Jarvis, sister in-law Ethel Randeno (the late Phillip) of Hamilton, sister in-law Beatrice (Dell Scott) of Whitehorse.
Kay is survived by her spouse Roland of Burlington; her sons Rodney and Kenneth; her sister and brother in-law Ellen Charbonneau (Gerald) of Omemee, sister and brother in-law Betty Anne Restoule (Clare) of Nipissing and brother and sister in-law Cliff Wright (Stephanie) of Callander, sister in-law Anne Wright of Victoria, sister in-law Mary Wright of Whitby, sister in-law Patricia Wright of North Bay, brother in-law Robert Nuttley of Lynden, brother in-law Bruce Nuttley (the late Ruth) of Hamilton, sister in-law Dianne Smith of Caledonia, sister in-law Donna Nuttley of Burlington, sister in-law Mary Lewis, and brother in-law Dell Scott.
Katherine is sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place; internment will follow at a later date.