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Kay G (Gramley) Dunn

July 1, 1938 ~ October 24, 2018 (age 80)

Kay G. Dunn

July 1, 1938 ~ October 24, 2018

Kay G. Dunn, 80, of Vandalia, MO, passed away on Wednesday October 24, 2018, peacefully at Tri-County Care Center in Vandalia.

Kay was born in Louisiana, MO on July 1, 1938, to Albert and Hazel Gramley of Vandalia, MO. Kay was Baptist by faith and a life-long member of the First Baptist Church in Vandalia.

Cremation arrangements are being handled by Waters Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life service will be planned for a later date.

Kay was married to her husband, Bob Dunn for 62 years.  

Kay worked for the Bowling Green School District as a secretary for the FFA department. She loved working with the students and enjoyed seeing generations of families go thru the vo-ag dept. She had a remarkable memory, never forgetting a student. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, canvas painting, collecting Lowell Davis Figurines and Longaberger Baskets. Kay also enjoyed spending quality time with family and friends. She was also actively involved in the First Baptist Church of Vandalia, the Bowling Green School District and the Red Hat Ladies of Vandalia. Kay was also a former EMT for the Van-Far Ambulance District.

Kay is survived by her husband, Bob Dunn, one son, Thomas “Tad” Dunn of Vandalia, one daughter, Kaye (Dick) Schmidt of St. Louis, MO, four grandchildren, Shaun (Louren) Schmidt of New Bern, NC, Sara (Steven) Walker of Spencer, IA, Madeline Dunn of Vandalia, and Matthew Dunn of Vandalia. Three great grandchildren, Nickolas Walker, Elizabeth Walker and Barrett Schmidt, and other family and friends.

Kay is preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Alvin Gramley and one son, Robert Layne.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to First Baptist Church of Vandalia or Missouri Baptist Children’s Home in the care of Waters Funeral Home P.O. Box 84 Vandalia, MO 63382.

Donations may be made to:

First Baptist Church
214 N. Lindell, Vandalia MO 63382

Missouri Baptist Children's Home
11300 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton MO 63044

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