Kathleen L. Garey(1925-2014)

OLEAN – Kathleen L. Garey formerly of Aspen Tower and The Olean Pines Health & Rehabilitation Center passed away Wednesday (April 2, 2014) in the Fiddler's Green Manor Nursing Home in Springville.
Kay was born on Aug. 6, 1925, in Tunbridge Wells, Kent England. She was the daughter of Sidney V. and Winifred S. Tindall. Kay grew up in England and moved to Olean in the mid 1940's. She moved to Chicago and there until returning to Olean in 1964. She was a waitress at the L'Alcove Restaurant in Olean for over 30th years retiring in 1998. She loved all of her pets & especially her dog Max.
Surviving Kay are two daughters, Linda (Larry) Benjamin of Friendship, and Cheryl Taylor of Euless, Texas; five grandchildren, David J. Spring, Daniel J. Spring, Kathy (Ed) Elling, Katrill R. Garey, and Ricky G. Spring. Many great-grandchildren, including her great-grandson, Darian Haight, whom she had a large influence on in his upbringing; and a sister, Alice Tindall Tunbridge Wells of Kent England
Kay was pre-deceased by her parents; two sisters, Dorothy Battaglia and Clarice Green; a very special friend, Bruce Miller
As per her request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at a date and time to be announced. Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean, New York 14760. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Cattaraugus County SPCA, Route 16 N., Olean, NY 14760.

Funeral Home

Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc
646 E State St Olean, NY 14760
(716) 372-2200

Published in The Olean Times Herald on Apr. 6, 2014