Kay G. Roy, 79 |
Aug. 6, 1937 ó July 28, 2017
Kay G. Roy (nee Mayer), 79, of West Bend, was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 28, 2017. She was born Aug. 6, 1937, to the late Joseph and Lucille (nee Dietrich) Mayer in Milwaukee. Kay graduated from Minocqua High School. On May 23, 1959, she was united in marriage to Laurence Roy Sr. at St. Annís Church, Milwaukee. Kay received her degree in radiography and worked at Mount Sinai in Milwaukee, Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls, and finished her career at Hartford Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed reading, knitting and video poker. Kay was a Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers fan. Kay loved going out to breakfast with her good friend, Nancy. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Those Kay leaves behind to cherish her memory include her seven children, John (Rosemary) Siggelow, Robin (John) Larrabee, Roxanne Roy, Renee (Jim Rohlinger) Stone, Rhonda (Bob) Watry, Laurence (Lyn) Roy, and Robert Roy; 19 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a sister, Judy (Jim) Makovec; three brothers, Karl Mayer, John Mayer, and Craig Mayer; good friends, Nancy (Martin) Gillitzer, Donita (George) Bruder, and Ann Michels; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Laurence, and her two brothers, Kirk Mayer and Joseph Mayer Jr.
A funeral service in remembrance of Kay will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, at the Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Home, 1315 W. Washington St., West Bend. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at the St. Maryís Cemetery on Forest View Road.
The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 3 p.m. until the time of service.
A special thank you to the nurses, aides, and staff at The Kathy Hospice, and family and friends, for all their help and care.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Kayís arrangements. Additional information and guestbook may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.