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 Catherine Celeste “Kay” <I>Maloney</I> McGinnis

Catherine Celeste “Kay” Maloney McGinnis

Manchester, Scott County, Illinois, USA
Death 6 Jan 2006 (aged 84)
Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Burial Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 17309738 · View Source
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Catherine "Kay" Celeste McGinnis, 84, of Jacksonville, died unexpectedly Friday afternoon, January 6, 2006, at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville. She was born August 2, 1921, in Manchester, the daughter of Edward G. and Louise Catherine Baltz Maloney. She married Norbert F. McGinnis on October 6, 1942 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and he preceded her in death.

She is survived by five sons, Tom (wife, Kaye) McGinnis of Makanda, Jerry (wife, Linda) McGinnis of Jacksonville, Ken (wife, Ann) McGinnis of East Lansing, Michigan, David (wife, Nancy) McGinnis of Jacksonville, and Daniel McGinnis of Jacksonville; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Mary Sue) Blank of Columbia; fifteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, one brother, Vince Maloney of Wentzville, Missouri, and one sister, Mary Louise (husband, Albert) McGinnis of Jacksonville. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Clemente, Frank, and Robert, and one sister, Rosemary Welch.

Mrs. McGinnis attended Our Saviour's Grade School and Routt High School. She enjoyed playing bridge with her longtime friend, sister-in-law, and bridge partner of 50 years, Dorothy McGinnis Ferry. Kay's first job was working for Dr. Henry Knight as a dental assistant. She worked numerous years for Hoffman's Florist as a floral designer, and later worked several years for S'squire Gift and Bridal Shoppe. She was a lifetime member for more than 50 years of the Catholic Daughters of America. She was also a member of the Altar and Rosary Society of the Church of Our Saviour.

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  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17309738
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Celeste “Kay” Maloney McGinnis (2 Aug 1921–6 Jan 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17309738, citing Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by JLM (contributor 46860487) .