Kay Church
June 12, 1942 - July 23, 2020

Kay Church

Kay Church
Jun 12, 1942 - Jul 23, 2020

Kay Church

MUSCATINE, Iowa - KayLynn Church, 78, passed away Thursday, July 23, 2020, at her home.

Visitation will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. on Monday, July 27, 2020, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Unity Point Hospice or Riding For Success. Online condolences may be made at www.wittichfuneralhome.com.

Kay was born on June 12, 1942, in Muscatine, the daughter of Lysle and Madeline Johnson Ray. She married David Church on August 5, 1962, in Muscatine.

She enjoyed crossword puzzles, and spending time with her family. She was an avid Elvis, Chicago Cubs, Iowa Hawkeyes, and Hayden Fry fan.

Kay is survived by her husband, David Church of Muscatine; her children, Michael Church and wife, Jill, and Cindy Hermann and husband, Randy, all of Muscatine; four grandchildren, Ian, Sam, Allison Church, and Emily Bunn, all of Muscatine; one sister, Cindy Toborg and husband, Ted, of Joy, Illinois; many brother and sisters-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.


Ron & Kay Horton on Aug 3, 2020

Dave & Family, So sorry to hear about Kay's passing. She was a very special person & know you all miss her very much. Our thoughts are with you all. Ron & Kay Horton

john & Sherri Manjoine on Aug 3, 2020

So very sorry for the loss of Kay.
So very sorry for your loss Dave and family.
John and sherri manjoine

John and Sherri Manjoine

Bryan Fessler on Jul 29, 2020

Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Jack Wilson on Jul 28, 2020

Dave,Sorry for your families loss. Kay was a good classmate,

Jerry Custer on Jul 28, 2020

Dave & family-So sorry for your loss.
Jerry & Deb Custer

Cory on Jul 28, 2020

Aunt Kay always made me smile. She was really a joy to be around. I remember her love of Hayden Fry and the Iowa Hawkeyes. Just the sweetest person and she will be terribly missed.

Gene and Carla Paxton on Jul 27, 2020

Dave,Mike and all of the Church family.we are so sorry or your families loss. Kay was always a pleasure to see and to visit with!

Dennis Schroeder on Jul 27, 2020

Dave, very sorry to hear of KayLynn's passing. You and she were always fun to be with during our basketball days. Kay and Diane were best buds for many years. Remember their hazardous trip to Webster City during the J.C. state tournament.

Bill on Jul 26, 2020

CandleSo sorry for your loss.
Kathy & Bill Albright

Colin Hagerty on Jul 26, 2020

Dave - we are so sorry for your loss.l and will be thinking about you during this difficult time - Colin & Saige Hagerty

George Tibbetts on Jul 26, 2020

Dave- So sorry to hear about Kay - Have many fond memories how she took care of us in the GPC days - George Tibbetts

Grace Steckman on Jul 25, 2020

Dear Dave & family, I am sadden to hear of Kay's passing. I remember her as a fun person to be around. I pray God is comforting you and will bring to mind many happy memories helping you to smile through your tears. Love, Grace Tisor Steckman

Sherry Boynton on Jul 25, 2020

Dear Dave and family, So sorry to hear of Kays passing. I will never forget my good times with Kay and our arguing over who Hayden liked best. I have such good memories of her. She will be so missed. Thinking of all of you at this time. Sherry and Mike Boynton



Add a photo


Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home
1931 Houser Street
Muscatine, Iowa 52761
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Show your love and support by purchasing flowers for the family

Kay Church

Sign in to add your memory

Login with Facebook

We will never post without permission

Just for verification: we never spam!

Kay Church

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Kay Church

Add to Your Calendar

Kay Church

Obit Checkin

Kay Church

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Kay Church

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Kay Church

Get Updates - SMS notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Kay

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Gift of Flowers

Offer comfort and support to the family with beautiful flowers and spreads

Send Flowers Browse Flowers

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Kay leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook