REED CITY — Katherine M. “Kathy” Keggs, 58, of Reed City, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, in Mishawaka, Ind., following a long illness.

She was a loving mother and grandmother. She was born on Feb. 11, 1956, in Flint, to Lloyd and Iris (Reed) Keggs. She enjoyed crafting, reading and playing cards.

Kathy is survived by her daughter, Heather (Jayson) Clark, of Texas; four grandchildren, Jeremiah, MacKenzie, Nelson, and Madalynne Clark; father, David Jehnzen, of Reed City, who provided many years of love and care for her; four sisters, Jessica Jehnzen, of Florida, Davene (Sherman) Campbell, of Reed City, Shirley (Skip) Hampton, of Interlochen, and Helen Nichols, of Reed City; three brothers, Keith (Joanne) Keggs, of Hersey, David (Sara) Jehnzen, of Cedar Springs and Charlie (Shelly) Keggs, of Temple; as well as many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Kathy was preceded in death by her loving mother, Iris Jehnzen; paternal father, Lloyd Keggs; and brother, Eric Jehnzen.

The family would like to thank Grace Kitelinger for all her love and support of Kathy.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Reed City. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McDowell Funeral Home. Please share a memory or sign the guest book for Kathy at mcdowellfh.com.