Kay Traister

Kay Joanne Traister (Gillaspie)

Sunday, May 7th, 1939 - Monday, July 8th, 2019
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Kay Joanne Traister, 80, of Dowling, Michigan, went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Stone Ridge Assisted Living. She was born on May 7, 1939, the daughter of Irl Gillaspie and Florence (Mattson) Wagner.
Kay was a 1958 graduate of Lakeview High School. She was employed at Post Cereal for 36 years until retiring in 1992. Kay attended the Overflow Church in Battle Creek.
Kay is survived by her Two Daughters, Cindy K. (Donald) Rude, Vickie E. (Robert) Zickus; Three Sons, Terry Lee (Robin) Traister, Dale A. (Brenda) Traister, Mike A. (Sherrie) Traister; Brother, Jerry (Pat) Gillaspie; 16 Grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her Parents and Husband, Ralph Alan Traister.
Kay enjoyed scrap booking, quilting and traveling. She blessed many people by giving them a quilt. She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. She will truly be missed by those that knew her and loved her.
Family will be accepting friends on Friday, July 12, 2019 from 10:00 - 11:00 am at the Overflow Church, 3515 W. Michigan Avenue, with the memorial service to celebrate the life of Kay starting at 11:00 am with Pastor Jeff Davis officiating.
Interment will take place in the Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Overflow Ministries, 3515 W. Michigan Avenue, Battle Creek, MI 49037.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, July 12th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Friday, July 12th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Overflow Church
    3515 W Michigan Avenue
    BATTLE CREEK, MI 49037
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, July 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, July 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Overflow Church
    3515 W. Michigan
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor Jeffery Davis
  • Interment

    Memorial Park Cemetery
    2435 W. Territorial Road
    BATTLE CREEK, MI 49015
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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