Kathleen P. Fuller, 55, of Manchester, died March 29, 2002, at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, after a lengthy illness.
Born in Portsmouth, November 16, 1946, she was the daughter of George and Mary (Rafferty) Kelley. She lived most of her life in Manchester.
She was a graduate of Central High School. She later took various courses at several institutions among them Hesser College, and NH Vocational Technical College.
Mrs. Fuller worked in the accounting department at Sears from 1976 to 1991. She retired in 1998 from the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Manchester, where she worked as an accounts receivable analyst.
She enjoyed calligraphy and quilting and was an instructor at the Chestnut Quilt Shop.
She was a 2nd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do Karate, and owned the Candia Tae Kwon Do Karate Club for several years.
Mrs. Fuller was a member of the Amoskeag Quilters Guild, the Veterans Administration Quilting Club, and the Hanna Dustin Quilts Guild.
She was a communicant of St. Catherine Church.
Family members include her husband of 36 years, Lawrence G. Fuller of Manchester; 2 sons, Scott L. Fuller of Manchester, and Mark D. Fuller of Pembroke; 2 grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a sister, Colleen Kelley.
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Tuesday April 2, 2002 in St. Catherine Church. Burial was in Pine Grove Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Make a Wish Foundation, 1492 Elm St., Manchester, NH 03101.