Obituary of Jean B. (Jeannie) Kay

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It is with great sadness that the family of Jeannie Kay announce her passing after a brief illness, on Sunday June 23, 2019 surrounded by her loving family at the age of 84 years. Jeannie will be lovingly remembered by her husband Eddie of 52 years, her children Pam Hiser, Dr. David Kay, daughter-in-law Arlene Kay, brother Joseph Baldyga, sisters Nancy Ried and Marilyn Pease and grandchildren David Kay Jr. and Mathew Kay. In 1967 she helped her husband build their current residence. Jeannie worked for the telephone company for 32 years and attended the Pratt Art School in New York City, and enjoyed various hobbies, including oil painting, gardening, vacationing, antiquing, entertaining and making sure the wild animals who frequented her yard were well fed. Many years were also spent volunteering for the Berkshire Botanical Garden tag sale.

A private funeral service for immediate family only will be held at the BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME 33 South St. Great Barrington MA 01230. Interment will follow at the family plot in St. Bridget’s Cemetery in Housatonic. Condolences may be made through

5 Responses to Obituary of Jean B. (Jeannie) Kay

  1. I am so sad hearing about Jenanie’s passing.I haven’t seen her in many years, but have many fond memories of our days in the cash room at 471 South Main Street, New England Telephone.

    • Eddie, we are sad to hear of your wife’s passing. You are both in our prayers.
      Frank and Peg

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Very sorry for your loss.

  3. Pam, So sorry about the passing of your mom. You have my
    deepest sympathy.
    Sincerely, Cheryl Howard

  4. Eddie and Family,.Just seeing this and so sad to have just learned of her passing. She was always so kind and pleasant when she would occasionally stop by at the post office. So sorry for your loss, Julie

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