Kay Lynn Arndt, age 58, of Pulaski passed away peacefully at home with her husband, daughter, and son by her side, following a long battle with cancer, on Sunday, November 13, 2022. She was born on August 27, 1964 the daughter of Robert and Joan (Gruentzel) Drath.
She was a 1982 graduate of New London High School. Kay then attended the North Central Technical College in Wausau, graduating with high honors.
On May 15, 1998 she was united in marriage to Dean Arndt in Clintonville, having celebrated celebrated over 24 wonderful years together.
Kay enjoyed her work as the Business Office Manager at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Navarino, St. Claire's Catholic Church in Greenleaf, and St. Mary Catholic Church in Black Creek. Her faith prompted her to continue her studies with the Emmaus Formation for Ministry Program through the Green Bay Diocese.
Kay was a creative woman that like making things for her family and friends, shopping the the thrift stores, playing bingo, and making good use of technology.
She was a highly organized, intelligent, selfless, and caring person that loved life to the fullest. Family was always her first priority and it was shown by her love for her husband, children, and grandchildren.
Kay is survived by her husband, Dean; daughter, Tara (Mark) Hildebrand; son, Patrick "PJ" Gorman; grandchildren: Jacob and Bradley Hildebrand, Patrick Gorman III; step-daughter: Mandy Arndt; step-son, Justin Arndt; step-grandchildren: Cayden and Ryker Winter; Paige, Eli, Bailey, Mariah, Jayda, and Alec Arndt; brother, Ronald (Kris) Drath; step-father, Donald Harke. She is further survived by members of the Arndt and Drath family, other relatives, and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her mother-in-law and father-in-law.
Visitation for Kay will take place on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Navarino from 9:00 am until the funeral mass at 11:00 am with Fr. David Greskowiak officiating. Burial will take place in the St. Lawrence Cemetery.
Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to Kay's family at www.muehlboettcher.com
A special thanks to Dr. Valla and staff at ThedaCare Encircle Health and the ThedaCare at Home Hospice team for the wonderful care you gave to Kay. We cannot thank her friends enough for all of the prayers, visits, and conversations during her illness.