Kathlyn Hudson Obituary

Kathlyn Mae (Kay) Hudson
Kathlyn Mae (Kay) Hudson
Kathlyn Mae (Kay) Hudson

March 22, 1920 - September 16, 2009
Born in Superior, WI
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Kathlyn Mae (Kay) Gilstad Hudson, formerly of Kansas City, MO, was born March 22, 1920, in Superior, WI. She died after a courageous two-month battle of cancer on September 16, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center, in Des Moines, at the age of 89.

On April 2, 1938, Kathlyn was married to Thomas (Thom) E. Hudson, in Kansas City, MO. On April 2, 2003, they celebrated 65 years of life together. Kathlyn was preceded in death by her husband, Thom. She is survived by her three sons, Thomas, Jr. of Belton, MO, Richard of Kansas City, MO and Michael of Kansas City, KS; one daughter, Barbara Van Ahn of Des Moines; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial service celebrating the life of Kathlyn Mae will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 14, at Ruskin Heights Lutheran Church, in South Kansas City, MO, with a lite lunch following.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Meredith Drive Reformed Church in Des Moines, of which she was a member.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Ruskin Heights Lutheran Church, ELCA
10801 Ruskin Way
Kansas City, MO US 64134
Saturday, November 14, 2009
10:30 AM

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Meredith Drive Reformed Church
5128 Meredith Drive
Des Moines, IA US 50310