Kathleen Mary Woodside M.B.E (aged 102) died peacefully on the 28th June at Garden Lodge Care Home in Liverpool. Kathleen was one of the founder members of the War Widows Association. In 1971 she began her successful campaign to exempt tax on the War Widows’ pension. In 2007 she was awarded the MBE for her services to the War Widows Association.
Kathleen organised an annual service in the Lady Chapel at the Anglican Cathedral in Liverpool.
Her funeral will be in the Lady Chapel on Monday 17th July 2023 at 2-15pm.