Sept. 23, 1950 – Feb. 17, 2014
After a courageous battle, Kathy McIntyre, 63, of Oconomowoc, died Monday, February 17, 2014, from complications of a recently diagnosed auto-immune disorder.
Mrs. McIntyre was born on September 23, 1950, in Beaver Dam, the daughter of John and Merlyn Kennedy. She was married to Malcolm McIntyre in 1972 in Oshkosh.
Mrs. McIntyre was a 1968 graduate of Beaver Dam High. She attended the University of Eau Claire and later graduated from Northeastern University with honors. She lived in Oconomowoc for many years. She loyally worked at Rockwell Automation for 26 years. She was a mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt and grandmother and wonderful friend to many. Her kindness, strength, resilience and selflessness will live on in the lives of those she touched.
Survived by her husband, Malcolm McIntyre of Oconomowoc; children, Erin (McIntyre) McMurrich of Toronto and Caitlin McIntyre (Nashville); siblings, Thomas (Laurie) Kennedy of Beaver Dam, Deborah (Charles) Brown of Germantown, Donald (Holly Mulvaney) Kennedy of Beaver Dam, Cynthia (Peter) Elliott of Oconomowoc, Kim (Larry Affeldt) Root of Beaver Dam, Tim (Jackie Crouse) of Salamanca, N.Y., Patrick (Maggie) Kennedy of Port Washington, John Kennedy III of Wausau and Megan (Dan) Schultz of Germantown; and 21 close nieces and nephews, Cara, Brooke and Eric Kennedy, Nicole, Lindsay and Hilary Brown, Sarah, Matt and Rachel Elliott, Ryan and Megan, McKenzie Root, Shane, Blair and Fallon Kennedy, Jordan and Brooke Kennedy, John IV and Sam Kennedy, Matthew, Katelyn and Ben Schultz.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Jean Kennedy.
Mass will take place at 11 am on Saturday, February 22, at St. Bruno Parish in Dousman.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, people make donations to the charity or organization of their choice.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.