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Katherine M. (Kirchhoff) Fruke

January 7, 1936 ~ November 29, 2018 (age 82)

Katherine Mary Fruke, 82, who originally lived in Hebron, CT for over 40 years, passed away November 29, 2018 in Glastonbury, CT. She was born to the late Edward and Mary Kirchhoff January 7, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York. She was married to her loving husband Wayne for 38 years until his passing 10 years ago.

Katherine worked at Hartford Insurance Company along with her husband Wayne, until retiring. After her retirement Kathy sold Avon products from her home. Not having children Kathy enjoyed her cats, designing flower arrangements and traveling.

Kathy is survived by her brother, Harry Kirchhoff and his wife Barbara; her sister-in-law Mary Kirchhoff and numerous nieces and nephews and their families.

Along with her parents Kathy was predeceased by her husband Wayne, her brother Edward Kirchhoff and sister Joan Farinella and brother-in-law Frank Farinella.

Calling Hours will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018 from 5:00-7:00PM at Manchester Funeral Home, 142 East Center Street, Manchester, CT. The Funeral Service will be Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10:00AM, St. Maurice Church, 32 Hebron Road, Bolton, CT with burial to follow at the New Hebron Cemetery in Hebron, CT. To sign the online memorial guestbook, please visit



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