YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Kathleen Ann Kurlander, 76, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023.

She was born May 4, 1946 in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of John and Margaret Brayton.

She spent her adult life in Warren, Ohio, Delray Beach, Florida and the last several years in Dallas, Texas to be with her family.

Kathy was a teacher and an avid golfer and most of all, a devoted daughter, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth; son-in-law, Joel and her beloved grandchildren, Evan and Lauren.

Besides her parents, Kathy was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Kurlander; her sister, Margaret Elliott and her brothers, Tom, Carl and Neil Brayton.

There will be a private graveside service held on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Boardman, Ohio.

Material contributions may be made in Kathleen’s memory to the Humane Society, either nationally or to your local chapter.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi & Santucci Funeral Home, 4221 Market Street, Boardman. Family and friends may visit to send condolences to Kathy’s family.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Kathleen Ann “Kathy” (Brayton) Kurlander, please visit our floral store.

A television tribute will air Monday, January 23 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.