Kimberly L. (Dougherty) Kosky, 58, of Lititz passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Thanksgiving Eve. She had been employed by Marlin Broadcasting Inc., Hartford, CT; ABB Combustion Engineering, Windsor, CT; Fulton Financial Corp., Lancaster; and most recently by Brinks Inc., Lancaster. She was the daughter of James W. and the late Dawn L. Dougherty, Lancaster, and Linda A. Stehman, Lititz.
Kim is survived by her daughter Bethany E. Jenks, husband, Michael, Lititz; son Jared C. Kosky, wife Hanna, Simsbury, CT; and son James L. Dougherty, Lititz. She enjoyed spending time with her three grandchildren, J.J. and Jackson Kosky, Simsbury, CT, and Sophia Jenks, Lititz. She also leaves three siblings, Stephen W. Dougherty, wife Mary Jane, East Petersburg; William L. Dougherty, wife Tina, Mt. Gretna; and Denise E. Hostetter, husband Todd, Lancaster.
She was a graduate of Windsor (Connecticut) High School and attended Central Connecticut State University.
Kim was a huge sports fan, often attending NASCAR races and routing for the New York Yankees and the Oakland Raiders in addition to attending local sporting events of her granddaughter and her nephews. She also loved visiting her best friends in Pittsburgh, Girl’s Nights & weekends with the Dougherty ladies and baking for family and friends.
She was a member of the Church of the Apostles United Church of Christ, Lancaster, and her memorial services will be conducted by Rev. Kathryn L. Kuhn on Monday, December 3rd at 11:00am at the Debord-Snyder Funeral Home, 141 E. Orange Street, Lancaster, PA. The family will receive guests from 9:30am until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Kim’s memory to the Fisher House Foundation (an organization that builds comfort homes where military and veteran’s families can stay free of charge while a loved one is in the hospital), 12300 Twinbrook Pkwy, Suite 410 Rockville, MD 20852. Print donation forms or donate online at https://fisherhouse.org/ways-to-give/.