A funeral service, celebrating the life of Phyllis J. Kay, 72, of Buckeye Lake, was held February 11, 2017, in the chapel of the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Gary Kirk as celebrant. Burial followed in Kirkersville Cemetery.
Phyllis died February 8, 2017, in Columbus, following an extended illness. She was born in Greenbriar County, West Virginia, the daughter of the late William and Bessie Flint Burns. She was a long time employee of South West Licking School Systems, retiring in 2011. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Community Church in Columbus. A loving mother and grandmother, she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her sons, David (Traci) Kay of Buckeye Lake and Daniel (Diane) Kay of Fairfield, PA; step-children, George Kay of Homosassa FL and Pam (Thomas) Bartolomucci of Thornville; grandchildren, Morgan and Madison; and her sister, Virginia Roberts of Maryland.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Kay in 2012; her three brothers, Alfred, Marshall and Harry Burns; and her sister, Jean Kisamore.
The family prefers that memorials be directed to the Alzheimers Association of Central Ohio in her memory.
Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Hebron, is honored to care for Phyllis and the Kay Family.