Kathryn Michelle Ling passed away on January 23, 2018, with her sister, Jill, holding her hand. She was the loving mother of Christopher, Jackelyn, James David and Alexander Ling.
Also left behind to cherish her memory are her parents, James and Mary Pengal, her sisters, Jill (Donald) Johnson, and Leslie (James) Crockett, her niece, Amanda Ghysel, and nephews, Noah and Troy Crockett, her aunts Carol Hayden and Joan Pengal, cousins, Stephanie (David) Jepsen and Amanda (David) Bickel, and caring friends who were there on her journey.
Kathy was a woman of determination, courage and faith until the very end. She always had a ready laugh and saw the joy in the little things. Kathy would want all of us to "be brave and strong" as she was.
Her funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 27 at 10 a.m at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 3003 Dewey Avenue, Rochester.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Sussman Palliative Care Unit, Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642 in memory of our loved one, Kathryn Michelle Ling.