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Obituary for Kathleen "Kathy" McCloskey

Born: February 24th, 1953
Passed Away: April 28th, 2017

Memorial Service

Saturday May 6th, 2017
1:00pm at First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven
Directions to First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven


Kathleen “Kathy” McCloskey, age 64 was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on February 24th, 1953 to the late Michael J. and Marie K. Kinney and proceeded in death by her brother Michael Kinney. Kathy passed away from cancer on April 28th, 2017. She is survived by her husband of nearly 35 years, Mark E. McCloskey along with their two children Meghan Vance and Bryan McCloskey and their families Sean, Gavin and Tessa Vance and Christine McCloskey. Kathy found joy, love and comfort while watching and holding her two grandchildren Gavin and Tessa. Kathy will also be leaving behind her two brothers and their wives Pat and Terri Kinney and Dan and Deborah Kinney, and many nieces and nephews. Kathy worked as a registered nurse but was most proud of being a mother, grandmother, wife, sister, aunt and friend. Kathy loved being outside from hiking, biking, swimming, softball any activity that allowed her to be in nature. According to her wishes cremation has taken place and a celebration of life service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven, 508 Franklin Street, Grand Haven, MI 49417. Kathy also requested, in lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be directed to Bethany Christian Services, to support the beautiful mission that made the adoption of her two grandchildren possible. If a contribution is made please make the check to Bethany Christian Services and put Madison Heights – Kathy McCloskey in the memo line. Address to Bethany Christian Services: 30685 Barrington St. Suite 140, Madison Heights, 48701