Kathleen E. McCann

Kathleen E. McCann 66, passed away on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at her home. She was born in Ballston Spa, New York on February 4, 1955 to Worden and Eleanor Russ. A lifelong resident of Ballston Spa, she was a graduate of Ballston Spa High School and Schenectady County Community College.

Kathy was an activities leader at Wesley Health Care Center in Saratoga Springs. She enjoyed listening to music and traveling with her husband. She loved spending time with her dogs and spoiled them whenever she could.

Kathy is survived by her husband Jim; brother Dr. Clifford Russ (Vilma); nephews Eric and Nicholas; and her beloved dog Cooper. She was predeceased by her parents Worden and Eleanor Russ.

Relatives and friends are invited to a calling hour from 10am to 11am on Wednesday, November 10 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc. 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will be held at 11am. Burial will follow in Ballston Spa Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in memory of Kathy may be made to the Saratoga County Animal Shelter, 6010 County Farm Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. Online remembrances may be made at www.armerfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

Dawn Gagne Fewkes

Kathy, you were so nice to me as a cousin when we were kids and I'm sorry Cliff to lose her so young.

Marcia Groom Edwards

So sorry Jim to hear of Kathy’s passing. I remembered playing with her as a kid when she lived next door to my Grandmother. Then we all graduated from high school together. My sincere condolences.

Dean Thomas

I'm very sorry for your loss and I want you to know that Kathy is in my prayers.
God bless her always

Clint Woodford

Jim, please accept my condolences on the passing of your wife.

Cindy Derue

Jim, so sorry for the loss of Kathleen, she was a beautiful kind lady and never passed without saying hello. Sending my condolences to you and you're family. God bless

Jackie Bentley

Jim, I am so sorry for your loss. May Kathy Rest In Peace. God Bless you.

Pat Quillan

Jim and family I'm so sorry for your loss of Kathy, my condolences to you and the rest of your family.
Always Pat

Deborah Clark Paddock

Jim I am so sorry for your loss. Kathy was a beautiful person. Hugs and prayers for you.

Frank Cinella

Jim and family, I am so sorry to hear about Kathy, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and the rest of your family. I am sorry I will not be able to make the services but I will be thinking of both Kathy and you Jim during this time of sorrow. May Kathy rest in peace. Frank Cinella

Rob & Karen Carey

Jim, we are so sorry to hear about Kathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Patti Butler

Kathy was always the sweetest kindest person. So glad we reconnected after many years. Sorry to hear this sad news. God gained a truly remarkable beautiful angel!

Michael J. Ward

Kathy was a good friend of mine for many years, I am very saddened by her death. Jim, I am sorry for your loss.

Nancy Pastore Piscitelli

I am so sorry to hear about Kathy’s passing. Hoping your memories will help you get through this difficult time. Keeping you in my prayers.


Richard Mabb

So sorry for your loss , Kathy is in the hands of the lord and will be an Angel in heaven ,

Tom Murdza and Cindy Murdza

Jim so sorry to here about your wife she may be in a better place may she rest in piece my friend

Stan D

My condolences to you and Kathy’s family. Rest In Peace Kathy.


The members and officers from the Ballston Spa Police Benevolent Association wish to extend our condolences to Jim and his family for the loss of Kathy.