Kay J. Pacovsky

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Kay Joann Pacovsky, age 71, of New Hampton, Iowa died on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at her home. Kay donated her body to Mayo Clinic School of Research. Kay is survived by her husband Grant; her children, Jeff (Karla) Pacovsky of Fredericksburg, Iowa, Lisa (Mark) Ollendieck of Cresco, Iowa, Tracy Pacovsky of Waterloo, Iowa, and Michael (Jackie) Pacovsky of Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; seven grandchildren, Amanda (Larry), Jessica, Cody (Trista), Ashleigh (Jeff), Heather, Sadie, and Megan; one great-grandchild Mica; and one sister Diane Froelich of Galesburg, Michigan.She was preceded in death by her parents Alvin and Myra (Metz) Timm; and one sister, Elaine. Memorials: Memorials may be directed to the family. Service: A Private family memorial will be held at a later date.

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  1. Grant, and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will miss Kay’s emails and jokes. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless. Mike and Brenda

  2. Grant, and family. We are so sorry to hear about Kay. She was a great person, always happy and liked a good joke. She will be greatly missed.

  3. Grant, Jeff, Lisa, Tracy and Michael:
    I can’t tell you the shock and sadness I feel for all of you. I am so sorry your family has to go through this so soon after Mom’s death last week. This was so unexpected. Please let me know if I can do anything for you.

  4. Grant, Lisa, & families, we are so sorry for your loss and please do not hesitate to contact us if you need anything, however menial. Kay was a wonderful woman who always had a smile for family & friends. She will be greatly missed.

  5. I am so sorry for your loss. Kay was a wonderful caring person that told it like it was. I will miss her and her many stories that we shared at sara Lee and since then. God bless all of you

  6. I’m so shocked! I extend my sympathy to you Grant and to all the family. Words can not express my deepest sympathy. My heart goes out to you and your family. All our love and prayers.

  7. Tracey & Mike,
    I’m sorry about your mother passaway. She was really nice person and friendly too and she liked talk to people and make them happy and had a nice on her face.

  8. Tracy, I am so sorry for your loss. Losing a parent is tough, losing one so sudden is heart breaking. You can call on Doug and I for anything that you need!!! Doug, Angie and the kids

  9. Cousin Grant and family – I was so shocked and saddened to get the message that Kay had passed away. It was so nice to see you both on Saturday. She was the first person I saw when we walked in, with her smile and wave. I’m glad we had a chance to visit and thought it was so nice when she & you came over to talk to Gary. You will remain in our thoughts and prayers. Elaine & Gary

  10. Grant & Family
    We was sadened by the news of Kay. We will miss her great smile and great talks as we will always treasure her friendship. Your family is in our thoughts and prayer. She will be missed.

  11. Grant and family We’re so sorry for your great loss. I will miss Kay deeply. Especially our talks over the phone and her emails. She was a very close friend and I’ll never forget her
    God Bless you all and give you peace of mind in this difficult time.

  12. Grant and family,
    Please accept our condolences for your loss. We thoroughly enjoyed working with Kay at Sara Lee for many years. She was a one of a kind person who enjoyed a good joke and was a hard worker. She will be missed.

  13. Grant and Family;
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Kay will always be in our hearts and memories .

    Mike and Lori Rosonke

  14. I am totally shocked! Grant and Tracy I am so sorry for you loss. I really enjoyed talking to your mother Tracy she was really nice. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you guys and your family.

  15. Jeff – I am so sorry to hear of your mom’s death. Please accept my deepest sympathy. Ann Grober

  16. My sincere sympathy to Kay’s family at this time. May your happy memories bring you peace and healing.

  17. Kay was fun…she was not afraid to think outside the box. I liked that about her! To her family, I am sorry for your loss.

  18. Tracy,
    So sorry to hear about your mom, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

    We love you Tracy.

    Barb, Dave & Ashton

  19. Kay will be greatly missed. She came in a small package, but she had a load of dynamite that could rock the world. I miss you Kay.

  20. To my wonderful brother Grant and family,
    We love you so much. We are praying for you because you lost someone so special. Bob will miss the emails. He would look everyday for them. I will miss all our wonderful hour and half phone calls. Kay and I would laugh till our heads would hurt and tears would come from our eyes. We sometimes would say “how can we think of so many things to laugh at?”. Such a dear friend and sister in law she was to me. She is my sweet Angel. I pray that God will be with my wonderful brother Grant and their wonderful family. God Bless them always. Love, Darlene and Bobby

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