HENNESSEY, Katherine (nee Egan)

Passed away peacefully at home with her daughter Anne, Fr. Dominic Popplewell FSSP, Sisters Pamela and Mediatrix of the Missionaries of Charity, on July 18 2022 aged 93 years. Loved wife of John Kenneth (dec). Loving mother and mother in-law of Philip (dec); Anne and Plineo Petrucci; Tom and Di; and Cam. Loving Grandma of Peter-John, Jack, Dominic, Dylan, and Daniel.


A Rosary will be recited for Katherine at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Pitman Avenue, Buronga on Monday August 1, 2022 at 6.00pm.


Katherine will be laid to rest in Melbourne on Thursday August 4, 2022.


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  • Joe & Donna Scopelliti

    Anne, Plineo, Peter-John, Jack & Dominic. We were so saddened to hear of your beloved Mum & Grandma. We could not make it to the rosary, but please know that our thoughts are with you all.

  • Mary Rod Ellis John Lou & Lill Cappola

    Our condolences to the Hennessey and Pettrucci Families at the loss of your dear mother our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time

  • Beverley & Max Giles

    Our sincere condolences to the
    Hennesssey and Petrucci Families for their loss of Katherine.
    Our thoughts are with you all in this difficult time.
    Dear Anne, you were an amazing daughter to your mother and can only imagine the depth of your loss.
    “When someone you love dies we wish for your peace as much as theirs. That you shall remember all that is good and kind and true”.
    God Bless you Anne.
    Bev and Max.