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Kathy Kay Madsen

December 28, 1952 ~ May 1, 2020 (age 67)

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Kathy Kay Madsen,67, of Turin, Iowa passed away Friday, May 1, 2020 at Pleasant View Care Center in Whiting, Iowa.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at the Rush Family Chapel in Onawa, Iowa with Pastor Catie Newman officiating. (Social distancing measures must be followed). Burial will be in the Ingemann Cemetery, rural Moorhead, Iowa. Visitation will be 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at the Chapel (WE WILL LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN THE FUNERAL HOME TO NO MORE THAN 10 AT ONE TIME.- Due to Covid- 19 regulations). Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service, Onawa, Iowa.

Kathy Kay Madsen was born December 28, 1952 in Onawa, Iowa the daughter of Richard Bernard and Joan Jeanette (Crosgrove) Madsen. She grew up near Turin, Iowa and graduated from West Monona High School with the class of 1971.

Kathy worked at Elmwood Care Centre in Onawa, Iowa for over twenty-four years as a CNA, and she also drove the Elmwood van, taking residents to their appointments.

She enjoyed making all types of crafts, especially wood crafts. She also enjoyed watching “Little House on the Prairie” and John Wayne movies. She loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include her siblings, Gary (Jackie) Madsen of Turin, Iowa, Rick (fiancé Joni) Madsen of Toledo, Iowa, Tim (special friend, Jolene) Madsen of Turin, Iowa, Randy (Vicky) Madsen of Onawa, Iowa, Brian (Pam) Madsen of Turin, Iowa, and Peggy (Adam) Davis of Blencoe, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews and great friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Joan (Crosgrove) Madsen; paternal grandparents, Richard Sr. and Blanche Madsen; maternal grandparents, Leonard and Gertrude Crosgrove; infant brother, Robbie Madsen; sister, Patsy Allen; and one niece, Jessica Madsen.

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May 5, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Rush Family Chapel
1629 10th Street
Onawa, IA 51040

Funeral Service
May 6, 2020

11:00 AM
Rush Family Chapel
1629 10th Street
Onawa, IA 51040

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