Kathleen Draper Zannie



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KATHLEEN DRAPER ZANNIE June 4, 1953 to May 8, 2023 Kathy was a life-long Rochesterian who enjoyed the sites in and around the area.  Kathy loved her casino trips, local festivals, family gatherings, game nights, and her much loved cats. She was a 1973 graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School and a resident of Hilton, NY and more recently, Greece, NY. She and Frank traveled often, in their younger years, to Florida, the Adirondacks, on cruises and to other fun places.      Kathy was predeceased by her dear foster parents, Charles and Hilda Spall, her brothers, James, Tommy and Anthony, and her in-laws, Joseph and Esther Zannie. She leaves behind her husband of 47 years, Frank Zannie; their son, Joseph, and the loves of her life, grandchildren, Zoe, Bella and Brodie.  Kathy will be missed by her siblings, Carol, Nancy, Dan, Susan, Margaret and David and foster siblings, Joanne, Judy, Paul, Mary, Patricia, Kay and Mary Ellen, Their spouses and children. Until her emergency hospitalization and sudden decline, she spent final dinner and rummikub nights with her sister-in-law, Jean Marie, niece, Anne and of course, husband Frank.  Many thanks to the nurses, doctors and staff at the Unity Hospital ICU.  Donations may be made in memory of Kathy, to Lollipop Farm or the charity  of your choice.  Her Memorial Mass will be celebrated Wednesday (June 14th) 9:30 AM St.Lawrence Church, 1000 North Greece Road. Private Interment.



  1. SUSAN Draper Ahrens on May 10, 2023 at 11:55 am


  2. Timothy Burley on May 10, 2023 at 12:39 pm

    So sorry to hear this. Peace to all of our Cousins at this sad and trying time. Rip Cousin Kathy.

  3. Shannon Wools on May 10, 2023 at 12:50 pm


  4. Amy Gebo on May 10, 2023 at 1:53 pm

    Rest in paradise my friend Kathy! We worked together and you were my good friend. Give Ronny a hug for me! My thoughts and prayers are for Joe,your husband and family! Amy

  5. steven burley on May 10, 2023 at 5:24 pm

    RIP cousin Kathy. Praying for Frank and family.

  6. JAMES D LAVELLE SR, JAMES D LAVELLE JR on May 11, 2023 at 1:50 am


  7. Kurz Nancy on May 12, 2023 at 9:45 am


  8. Lynn Ingstrum Martin on May 12, 2023 at 11:03 pm

    RIP Kathy. Your loved ones now have a very special angel watching over them.

  9. Lesley Carmack on May 14, 2023 at 8:51 pm

    So sad to hear the news of Kathy’s passing. Sending love and prayers to Frank and Joey and all of the family. Love Mark and Lesley

  10. Fr. Kevin Mannara on May 17, 2023 at 9:21 pm

    My deepest condolences to all the Zannie Family. May our faith bring you hope and your memories bring you comfort.

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