Kathryn J. Vornsand

Kathryn J. Vornsand of Paw Paw, Mich., formerly of Mequon, passed away Sunday afternoon, June 8, 2008 at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, at the age of 70.

Kathryn was born on Feb. 11, 1938 in Evanston, Ill., the daughter of the late Ralph and Jeanne (Ransom) Kofoed. She graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor of arts degree.

On June 24, 1960 in Phoenix, Ariz., Kathryn was united in marriage to Allen J. Vornsand who survives. Also surviving are three sons, Steven (Dori) (grandchildren Ann, Elizabeth) Vornsand of Lake in the Hills, Ill., William (Jill Burkhardt) (grandchildren Alexander, Adam) Vornsand of San Diego, Calif. and James (Jill) (grandchildren Olivia, Grace) Vornsand of Grafton; brother, Peter Kofoed; three sisters, Ann Penn, Nancy Gomes and Margaret Pearson; and several nieces and nephews.

Private family services will be held at a later date with interment in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Paw Paw, Mich.

The Adams Funeral Home in Paw Paw is serving the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.