Kathryn “Cappy” Lea, 89, Amherst, died Thursday, July 24, 2014.
A funeral service will be held at noon Wednesday, July 30, at the Jungers-Holly Funeral Home in Amherst, with the Rev. James Rivers officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Amherst.
Visitation will be at the Jungers-Holly Funeral Home from 11 a.m. Wednesday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Lea was born Nov. 11, 1924, a daughter of the late Raymond and Opal (Bennett) O’Keefe.
She was married to Gerald Lea June 21, 1941. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Susan (Jon) Krogwold, Amherst; four sons, Bill (Deanna), Cameron, Robert (Carol), Amherst, Gary (Lynda), Amherst, and Terry, Plover; 10 grandchildren, Carrie Lea, Christie (Mike) Pacocha, Cammie (Chuck) McDaniels, Scott (Nicole) Lea, Kevin (Sandy) Krogwold, Kyle (Beth) Krogwold, Kraig (Amy) Krogwold, Jodi Fleming, Janeen Lea, and Robert (Shawn) Lea; and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by twin sons, Richard and Daniel Lea; three brothers, Neil, Dale and Raymond O’Keefe; three sisters, Helen Olkiewicz, Myrna Holtz and Jean Boelter; and one granddaughter, Lorry Krogwold.