Patricia “Trisha” Kass
Funeral Mass for Patricia “Trisha” Kass, 66 of Branson, Missouri, will be Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Branson. Rosary will precede the mass beginning at 10:30 A.M. in the church. Burial will follow in Ozarks Memorial Park Cemetery, Branson. Trisha entered into rest on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.
Patricia Joan Kass was born to Edmund P. Fitzgerald and Margaret May (Conley) Fitzgerald on July 5, 1953 in Sterling, Illinois. She graduated from Newman Central Catholic High School in Sterling and then Sauk Valley Community College in Dixon, IL. Trisha married James Lawrence Kass on July 5, 1975 in Sterling. She worked as a dental assistant in Rockford, IL, and for the VA Hospital in Hines, IL. She and Jim moved to Joplin, MO, and later to Carl Junction, MO. In 2005, they relocated to Branson. She was a great cook and excellent homemaker, making her home a beautiful and comfortable place. She was a loving wife, mother, and sister who will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her husband, Jim Kass of Branson; son, Nick Kass (Amanda) of Charleston, SC; brother, Gerald Fitzgerald (Susan) of Columbia, TN; sister, Donna Hermes (Richard) of Dixon, IL and several nieces and nephews.
In memory of Trisha, please donate to your local food drive for Thanksgiving.
Services are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson.