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Kay B. Misch

June 25, 2018

Kay Bertrand Misch, 80, Boyd St., Watertown passed away at her home Monday, June 25, 2018. As per her wishes, there will be no service or calling hours. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

Kay was born in Clayton on December 13, 1937, daughter of Alvah and Marguerite McMullin Bertrand. She was a graduate of Clayton High School and attended Russell Sage Women's College. On October 23, 1958 she married Claude R. Misch, Jr. in Amarillo, TX. Mr. Misch, owner of Claude's Transmission, Watertown passed on January 24, 2002.

Kay was the office manager for Claude’s Transmission in Watertown, a member of the local business community for many years. She had attended Asbury United Methodist Church and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star as well as a former treasurer of the local Independent Garage Owners Association.

Kay enjoyed antiquing, reading, gardening, spending time at the family cottage and traveling (especially to New Orleans and Maine). Nothing was more important to Kay than spending time with her family, especially her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her three children, Richard D. (Kim) Misch, Watertown, Rodney A. Misch, Glen Park, and Lisa M. (Keith) Ronan, St. Cloud, FL; three grandchildren, a niece, and a nephew. Her brother and his wife, Wayne (Marcia) Bertrand, died before her.

Contributions in her name may be made to SPCA of Jefferson County, 25056 Water St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to her family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#10 Renee Kaiser Wilson 2018-07-09 14:29
To Rick, Rodney and Lisa,
Long ago childhood memories of camp come back to me. So sorry for your loss. Sending all my love to you and your families.
Renee Kaiser
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#9 Brandy McHugh 2018-07-02 21:04
We are so very sorry to hear about her passing. Our prayers are with your family at this time.

Kevin & Brandy McHugh
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#8 Rachel Woods 2018-06-29 15:26
Rick, Kim, Melissa, and Nicole
I am deeply heartbroken on what happened to the loss of your loved one. She was a very nice person to me. And Melissa you are still my friend no matter what I miss you so much. I am giving you a hug from Oregon love you all so much.

Rachel Woods aka Rachel Prochaska
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#7 Dale Klock 2018-06-29 12:32
Accept our deepest sympathy with the loss if your mother.

Dale and Lori Klock
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#6 Paul Augustine 2018-06-29 11:43
To my great neighbors of many years, my sympathies to all of you on the passing of Kay. She will be fondly remembered.
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#5 DANIEL BEAMAN 2018-06-29 08:56
I am sure your Mom is Resting Peacefully. You did a Great Job Kay, raising a Good Loving Family!! Prayers for You All, Always,
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#4 Reno Alvarado 2018-06-29 08:01
I am sad at what a wonderful woman this world has lost and envious of the next stop in her travels!
My sincere condolences.
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#3 Frank Coleman 2018-06-28 22:41
Dear Rick, Lisa & Rodney, I am very sorry for the loss of your mom. With sincere condolences, Frank Coleman
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#2 Karen &Heather Roman 2018-06-28 22:31
Our sincerest condolences to you and your family, at this sad time. Karen and Heather Romanek.
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#1 Scott Hare 2018-06-27 06:52
I am very sorry for your loss. I see Jeff more now than ever and you are in our thoughts.
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