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KATHRYN COON Long-time resident Las Vegas resident, Kathryn "Kay" Coon, 96, passed away peacefully in her sleep Monday July 8, 2013 at 12:48 a.m., due to natural causes. She was born Feb. 3, 1917, to Margaret and George Shepherd, in Ralph, Mich., and was a 69 year resident of Las Vegas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thayer E. Coon, July 9, 1983. They were married Jan. 20, 1940, in Grand Rapids, Mich. She is survived by her daughter, Judith A. MacKenzie and her husband, Keith; two sons, Thayer J. and Richard J. Coon and his wife Judith "Wendy;" 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Our deep thanks go out to the wonderful staff at Aegis Living of Las Vegas and Creekside Hospice of Las Vegas. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at Palm Mortuary, 7400 W. Cheyenne Ave., Las Vegas. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, please send donations to Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation, 4141 Swenson St., Las Vegas, NV 89119, (702) 733-0320. Kay was gracious, loving and kind, and will be greatly missed.

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