Kathy was born February 25, 1945 in Omaha, Nebraska to Bernard & Leona Kaminski.
Kathy married her childhood sweetheart, Richard Owen on December 1, 1962. The two were each other’s lifelong companions and best friends. They even shared the same birthday! She loved being a wife, mom, grandma and great grandma.
Kathy is survived by her children, Richard (Joan) Owen of Waco NE; Teresa (Jim) Kostusik of Stilwell, KS; Leann (Michael) Gauntt of Belton, MO; Nancy (Scott) Hilworth of Butler, MO; Joanna (Chris) Rueckert of Colorado Springs, CO and also 14 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Kathy is also survived by her sister Mary Jo Dellutri and three brothers – Bernard Kaminski, Gary Kaminski and Dennis (Nita) Kaminski as well as many nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother Robert Kaminski.
Visitation will be Friday July 22 between 10 – 11 am with Mass of Christian Burial beginning at 11am at St. Sabina Catholic Church - 700 Travis Ave Belton, Missouri 64012 followed by a Catholic Rite of Committal at the Belton Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital online at stjude.org – search Kathy Owen or mail your memorial gift to - Memorial Giving 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105
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