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Gerald Raland Kay

Feb 28, 2017 - From staff reports

Gerald "Gee" Kay passed away peacefully Feb. 24, 2017, surrounded by his family at his home in Kirby. He was 63 years old.

He was born Feb. 11, 1954, in Riverton, to Dale R. and Clara Belle (Barr) Kay. He received his education in Gering, Nebraska. He always loved the water and growing up spent many hours at the local YMCA. Later in life he went frequently to the mineral hot springs in Thermopolis. He also enjoyed fishing, snorkeling, bowling and gardening. He liked going to the Colorado Rockies games and watching the Green Bay Packers. He loved many genres of music, including Pink Floyd (attending some of their concerts), Jim Croce, Garth Brooks and Zac Brown.

He was a carpenter by trade.

His work as an insurance adjuster allowed him to travel throughout the United States. He lived in Nebraska, North Dakota and Minnesota before returning to Wyoming.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

He is survived by his wife, Cathy; parents, Dale and Clara Kay of Riverton; his children from his first marriage Noah (Denise) Kay and their children, Myles and Quinn of Lincoln, Nebraska, Anna Kay of Lakewood, Colorado, and Adam Kay of Rapid City, South Dakota; stepchildren Margaret (Jason) Remerowski and their children Ethan and Ella from Ivanhoe, Minnesota, and Blanche Froelich who attends Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine; brothers Dennis (Susan) Kay of Gering, Nebraska, and Allen (Judy) Kay of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He also leaves behind his bowling family at Hurricane Lanes.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 1, at the Bryant Funeral Home Chapel in Worland. Immediately following the services, a luncheon will be held at Hurricane Lanes. All his friends are welcome to join the family celebrate his life. Online condolences may be made at bryantfuneralhomeonline.com.
 

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