Senator Kay Lynch passes

Peacefully on July 6, 2010 with her family by her side, Kathrine Lynch passed away at Lake of the Woods District Hospital. Kay was born in Dunseith, North Dakota on August 2, 1923.

She was predeceased by her parents Elizabeth Racine and Pierre Dauphanais, six brothers, five sisters and granddaughter Shelley Berthelette. Surviving are her sister Lorraine (John), her children Shirley (Art -deceased), Brian (Melissa), Judy (Ed), Leah (Glen), Charlotte (Gary -deceased), and Linda (Mike), 13 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren. Also surviving are numerous nieces, nephews and cherished friends.

Mom was active in the Kenora Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary for many years. She was also a member of the Moose Lodge. In recent years mom was a senator for the Kenora Metis and worked on behalf of Metis Veterans. She cherished her time with family and friends and was a fantastic cook who was well known for her bannock. A Memorial Service was held Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Alcock Funeral Home, Keewatin.

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