Age 90, a resident of East Lansing for the last five months, formerly of Stuart, FL for more than 30 years, died October 28, 2013, at The Marquette in East Lansing. She was born September 23, 1923, in Hamilton County, Ohio, daughter of the late Edward and Hilda Sanker.
Pat was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and dear friend to many.
She is survived by children, Joseph Kay and Patricia DuLong; grandchildren, Aidan, Rhys, Saira Jo, Brandon and Ryan; and great-grandchildren, Laine and Grayson. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 67 years, Joseph B. Kay, on September 18, 2013.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013, at the National Shrine of the Little Flower in Royal Oak, with her nephew, the Rev. James R. Rafferty officiating. There will be memorial visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Shrine. Inurnment will take place alongside her husband in Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. www.EstesLeadley.com