Catherine A. “Kinny” Single, 90, of Barrington


Catherine A. “Kinny” Single, 90, formerly of Bullock Avenue and Atria Bay Spring, died peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. She was the wife of the late Herbert C. Single. 

Born in Arlington, Mass., a daughter of the late Neil and Mary (Gillis) MacNeil, she lived in Barrington since 1960. 

Mrs. Single was a Registered Nurse at Miriam Hospital for 17 years before retiring in 1989. 

Kinny was a communicant of St. Luke Church where she was a member and volunteer of various parish committees. She also was an active member of the Barrington Bayside YMCA and known by everyone for her positive view on life and of people. 

She is survived by her children, Jane DeLeo and her husband Raymond of Bristol, James Single and his wife Carolyn of Warwick, Paul Single and his wife Pamela of Menlo Park, Calif. and Anne Single of San Francisco, Calif.; six grandchildren, Raymond and Amanda DeLeo, Ian, Angus, Charlie and Henry Single and a sister, Phyllis Whoriskey of Beverly Farms, Mass. She was the sister of the late Jane Dwyer and Margaret Nicholson. 

Her funeral was held on Saturday, March 4, from the W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home, Riverside with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Luke Church, Washington Road, Barrington. Burial followed in Forest Chapel Cemetery.


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