Mary Kay Brown

Mary Kay Brown, age 73. died Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Via Christi Village Care Center, Hays, Kansas.
She was born October 14, 1939, in Hays, Kansas to Adolph H. and Helen W. (McGinty) Goetz.
She married William (Bill) Brown on August 4, 1958 in Hays, Kansas.
She was a sales clerk at Hallmark and Kline’s on The Mall, she also worked at Mayo’s Pharmacy all in Hays. She and her husband Bill own and operate Tri-Central Office Supply in Hays. She was a 1957 graduate of LaCrosse High School and attended Fort Hays State College. During high school she was a life guard and has always enjoyed swimming and ice skating. She was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays, Kansas. She enjoyed her friends, family and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, William “Bill” Brown, of the home; one son, William Kelly Brown, Atlanta, GA; three daughters, Christy Werth and husband, Galen, Wichita, KS; Jennifer Calvin and husband, Chris, Hays, KS; Lori Lang and husband, Mark, Hays, KS; one sister, Phyllis Hooker, Hutchinson, KS; one brother-in-law, Tom Greenway, Eudora, KS; seven grandchildren, Joshua Werth, Ashley Calvin, Trevor Calvin, Kelsey Robben, Quincy Robben, Maggie Brown, Ben Brown and her beloved dog, Lucy.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Becky Greenway.
Services are 11:00 A.M. Monday, July 1, 2013 at Cline’s Mortuary of Hays, 1919 East 22nd Street, Hays, Kansas 67601. The family will receive friends from 9:00 to 11:00 A.M. Monday at Cline’s Mortuary of Hays. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date.
Memorials are to the Humane Society of the High Plains.
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