Kathleen "Kathy" Layel, 62, died Sunday March 31, 2013 at Effingham Extended Care Facility.
The Virginia Beach, Va., native was a member of First Baptist Church of Springfield. She had worked as a volunteer at a nursing home in Virginia Beach for 13 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Coy and Audrey Layel.
Survivors include her uncle and aunt, Clyde and Betty Layel; cousins, Terry Parker, Tim Layel (Maggie), Tonia Layel, Luke, Nicki (Sam), Zach, Victoria, Julia and Will.
The memorial service was Friday, April 5 at 2 p.m. at the chapel at First Baptist Church of Springfield.
Remembrances may be made to Odyssey Healthcare Hospice, 5105 Paulsen St., Suite 225 D, Savannah, GA 31405.