Obituaries » Kathleen E. Flory
May 15, 1927 - May 11, 2018
Kathleen E. Flory, age 90, passed away May 11, 2018, at 11:05 am, at the Lima Memorial Health System.
Kathleen was born May 15, 1927 in Laurel Bloomery, TN, to Lonnie and Jessie E. (Leffman) Gentry who preceded her in death. On January 30, 1947 she married David Flory Jr. who preceded her in death on July 4, 2004.
Kathleen was a homemaker. She was a member of the Elm Street Church of Christ. She loved canning fruits and vegetables. If it was able to be canned, it was in her kitchen. Everyone enjoyed watching her make her delicious pies. She loved having family in for all of her big holidays get togethers. Kathleen will be remembered as being a wonderful mother and grandmother and did everything that went with it. She was always there when someone needed a hand and nothing was beneath her. She simply helped people.
Kathleen is survived by her daughter, Linda Kay (Thomas) Farmer of Lima, OH, 3 granddaughters: Angela and Renee Farmer and Sarah Flory, a sister, Peggy Lee Naylor of Lima, OH and a sister in-law, Alice Gentry of Owensboro, KY.
She was preceded in death by a son, Michael D. Flory, 2 brothers: Thomas (Juanita) Gentry, Worley Gentry and a brother in-law, Thomas Naylor.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 3:00 pm at the CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL.
Officiating the service will be Patrick Powers.
Friends may call from 1-3 pm at the SHAWNEE CHAPEL.
Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation or the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.