Elinor P. Kochiss-Kearney


Elinor P. Kochiss-Kearney

Kearflex Engineering co-founder

Elinor P. Kochiss-Kearney, 86 of Wethersfield Commons, died January 27, 2012 at Home & Hospice Care of RI. She was the wife of the late Robert T. Kearney and John Kochiss.

Born in Mt. Kisco, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Irene Palmer and James Oxford. Elinor was co-founder of Kearflex Engineering in Warwick. She was an avid golfer and a member of the Potowomut Golf Club and the Brooklawn Country Club in Connecticut.

he is survived by three sons, Robert J. Kearney, Thomas P. Kearney and his wife, Jan, and Keith T. Kearney; five grandchildren, Michele Tucker, Sean, Matthew, Lauren and Bryan Kearney and six great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Lawrence, John and Josephine Palmer and Marie Ferrante.

Her funeral service will be held Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. in Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave. Burial will be in Pawtuxet Memorial Park.

Contributions to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904 will be appreciated. For information and condolences visit www.thequinnfuneralhome.com.