KATHLEEN MCGARY JANUARY 2, 1947 ~ MAY 17, 2013 Kathleen McGary, age 66, of Santa Fe, New Mexico died Friday, May 17th, 2013 at Saint Vincent's Hospital after a short illness. Kathy was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, January 2, 1947 to Jack and Caroline McGary. As a child of military parents, she moved frequently including homes in Germany and Japan. In the 1980's, Kathy found her home in New Mexico and married Joe Wilkinson of Santa Fe in 1999. Kathy was an excellent student and loved art and writing. She majored in English at the University of Texas at El Paso. She worked as an editor and technical writer for many years and published a book of poetry called "The Last Train to Santa Fe." Kathy was preceded in death by her parents Jack and Caroline and her brother Michael. Kathy is survived by her husband, Joe, and her brothers John and David. She is also survived by her husband's children Joe and Jaye, and Joe's grandchildren, whom she loved dearly, Mayzie and Ava. The memorial service will be held on May 23rd at 2 pm at Berardinelli's at 1399 Luisa Street, Santa Fe. Kathy loved animals and was a regular donor to several pet-related charities. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Santa Fe Humane Society would be welcome. Berardinelli Family Funeral Service 1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505 (505)984-8600 Please sign our guestbook for the family at: www.berardinellifuneralhome.com
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Berardinelli Family Funeral Service
1399 Luisa Street
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Jan. 1, 1900