Kathie Grigsby, 66
Mary Kathleen "Kathie" Grigsby, 66, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2015, at Saint Mary's Hospital in Grand Rapids. She was born April 7, 1949, in Allegan the daughter of John and Matilda (Wesaw) Shagonaby.
Kathie had been a student at Western Michigan University and had also been a home health care worker for many years. She was a member of the Gun Lake Tribe of Potawatomi Indians. Kathie loved animals of all kinds, especially her dog Riley.
On Oct. 2, 1981, she married Kurtis Grigsby who survives.
Also surviving are her children, Maureen Shagonaby of East Lansing and Codie (Nora) Grigsby of Wyoming; her niece and nephew, John and Jill Shagonaby; sister-in-law Jane Shagonaby; and many cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Douglas and John Shagonaby.
Friends may visit with Kathie's family Tuesday, Sept. 8, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 11 a.m. at Oakwood Cemetery in Allegan.
Contributions in memory of Kathie may be made to the Allegan County Humane Society.
Messages of condolence may be made by visiting www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.