Obituary and Service Information for Katherine "Kay" Lightner

Lightner, Katherine "Kay"

Date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm- 8:00 pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto, Missouri

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Time: 10:00 am Mass

Service Location:
St. Stephen Promartyr Catholic Church, St. Louis, MO

Sacred Heart Cemetery, Florissant, MO

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to masses or Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital 3800 Park Ave St. Louis, MO 63110

Katherine "Kay" Marie Lightner age 92 of DeSoto, MO entered into rest on May 14, 2018 at Baisch Nursing Center in DeSoto, MO. Born in St. Louis, MO on January 22, 1926 to her late parents Leonard and Annie (Flannigan) Dell.

Kay was a retired Special Education Teacher for the Hazelwood School District. A member of St. Stephen Promartyr Catholic Church in St. Louis, MO. Enjoyed be involved in the church and working with the kids. Loved traveling to Branson with Bill.

Survived by her loving family, husband William "Bill" Lightner of DeSoto, MO; sons Stephen (Mary) Ford of Florissant, MO, Dan Ford of St. Charles, MO and Tim Ford of Hazelwood, MO; daughters Barb (Ron) Zika of Florrisant, MO and Ann (Larry) King of Wentzville, MO; stepsons William Lightner of St. Louis, MO, Brian (Katherine) Lightner of St. Charles, MO and Gerry (Christine) Lightner of O'Fallon, MO; sister Betty (Walter) Sowa of Michigan; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her parents; daughter Debbie Kramer; brothers Leo Dell and Tim Dell; sister Lorraine Knoll.

Officiating Mass Father Ron Hopmeir.


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