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Kathleen "Kay" McMillan

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Kay passed away May 24, 2008 at Feather River Hospital in Paradise, CA. She was 92. She was born in San Mateo CA.

At an early age, Kay went away to a boarding school in Canada after her mother became very ill. Kay finished her education there, graduating from Stanstead College. She then went on to become a registered Nurse. She worked at a number of hospitals before marrying her husband, Fred McMillan an executive with Union Pacific Railroad. The couple lived in several places as Fred was moved about in his job. After retirement, they moved to Paradise and settled into the community. Fred McMillan died in Paradise in 1992. Kay will be entombed with her husband at the The Paradise Cemetery on Elliot Rd.

Kay was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for 36 years, serving as Worthy Matron in 1978, as Deputy Grand Matron in 1989, and as Secretary of the Paradise Chapter for 17 years. She received the Service Award in 1993. She was a member of Beauceant, Sisters of Hiram

Kay had no children, but is survived by Glenda Duste her sister-in-law, and lifelong friend. Kay was very close with Glenda's three daughters, Barbara Bready, CJ Bready and Kae (Bready) Krueger.

Kay had many, many friends, and we will all miss her a great deal.

Local arrangements are by Rose Chapel Mortuary.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on June 24, 2008
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