Michigan Remembers 9‑11

Kathleen Nicosia, 54; mother Phyllis Hawk is from Portage, Michigan and sister Kimberley Meyer is from Tecumseh, Michigan. Kathy was a flight attendant on American Airlines Flight 11 when it flew into the World Trade Center.

Editorial Obituary published in THE BOSTON GLOBE on 9/18/2001

Kathy Nicosia of Winthrop, a flight attendant for American Airlines, was killed Sept. 11 in New York on American Airlines Flight 11. She was 54. Mrs. Nicosia was a native of Indiana. She received her bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in 1969, where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega. For 32 years, Mrs. Nicosia was a resident of Winthrop and a flight attendant for American Airlines. She enjoyed reading and gardening. She leaves her husband, George; her daughter, Marianne of Winthrop; her mother, Phyllis Hawk of Portage, Mich.; two brothers, James Hawk of Washington D.C., and Larry Hawk of New York City; and a sister, Kimberly Meyer of Tecumseh, Mich.