In Memory of






Obituary for Kathryn M. "Kitty" Connell (Turiocy)

Kathryn “Kitty” Connell, 89, of Hellertown, passed away October 29, 2019. She was the widow of James Connell. Born in Slatington, she was a daughter of the late John & Mary Verna (Bachouchin) Turiocy. Kitty was a 1947 graduate of Hellertown High School. She began her career as a waitress at the former Town Tavern and the former Ortwein’s, both in Hellertown. She was then employed for 20 years as a seamstress at the former Casco, in Hellertown. Kitty was a member of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, Hellertown.
Surviving are sons: James, of Catasauqua; and Dennis, of Bethlehem; and nieces & nephews. She was pre-deceased by a son, John; and brothers, Charles, Joseph & John Turiocy.
Funeral Services will be private. The Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Hellertown is in charge of arrangements. To offer on-line condolences, please visit her “Book of Memories” at