Kathy passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at her home in Plainwell.
She was born June 10, 1950 in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of Arthur and Dorothy (Marshall) Gee. Kathy enjoyed trips to Wal-Mart and being part of the PTA when her children were younger. She was lovable and “real” and enjoyed her community activities, being grandma Katie and making people laugh.
Surviving are her children, Jerry (Molly) Gee of Colorado, Joe (Jessica) Ablan of Richland and Bridgit Ablan of Missouri; 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild and her brother, James.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Mike Briese; son, Gregory; grandson, Justin and siblings Gary, Tom, Pat and Florence.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place.
Friends may visit with Kathy’s family from 1:00 P.M., Sunday, July 7, 2019 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego until the time of the memorial service at 3:00 P.M. with Celebrant Bill Rose officiating.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.