Kathryn Ann Byrnes, 85, was born on July 29, 1936 in Cleveland, Ohio. She passed away peacefully on June 19, 2022 at home surrounded by her 3 children in Reston, Virginia after a long battle with cancer. Kathy is survived by her husband of 67 years, William D. Byrnes, sons William M., James P., and daughter Cheryl L. Her oldest son Thomas E. predeceased her. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She served as a hospital executive secretary and assistant to the administrator at 3 major hospitals for over 40 years. Kathy was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother to her family and a dear friend to many. She was kind and generous and will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Burial will be private.

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  1. I love you Momma, Thank you for giving me life and loving me all the way to the end. Rest In Peace until we meet again

  2. I knew mrs. Burns since the third grade you still go down to the house with Billy which was not a very good and we’re my first friends haven’t seen her and so many years but I do have the memories love you mrs. Barnes God bless you

  3. I will always remember Katy fondly. Very glad she and Bill made the trip back to Ohio when my mom passed away and we had time together. I know it meant a lot to my dad.

  4. Dear Mom Byrnes,
    I couldn’t of asked for a better Mother-in-law. You were always so sweet and kind to me. I will cherish the wonderful memories of you forever.
    You are gone but will NOT be forgotten
    I love you 😘
    May you rest in eternal peace 😇
    Every time I see a beautiful butterfly I’ll think you you 🦋

  5. Our mother was a beautiful person who will always be in our hearts. No more pain or fighting ugly cancers. Rest in eternal peace and save a spot between you and Tom. I will love you forever Mom!

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