Kathy passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. She was born March 30, 1946 in Plainwell the daughter of Robert and Lois (Stevens) Story. Kathy was a Registered Nurse and had worked at Bronson Hospital and at the Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital for 25 years until her retirement in 2008. She enjoyed reading, bowling on area leagues with her mother and other family members and going to the casino. Most of all Kathy adored her grandchildren and loved going to all of their events and volunteering whenever she was asked. Kathy was a cancer survivor and a supporter of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. She was a member of the Otsego United Methodist Church. On August 19, 1967 at the Otsego United Methodist Church she married David Stratton who survives. Also surviving are her children, Todd (Carla) Stratton of Kalamazoo, Chad Stratton of Kendall and Rebecca Stratton of Otsego; grandchildren, Brandon, Joshua, Marshall, Brenna and Benjamin; several great -grandchildren; siblings, Linda (Dene) Hadden, Richard (Terri) Story; Aunt, Margaret Weipert and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents. According to her wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the Otsego United Methodist Church with Pastor Joe Shaler officiating. Contributions in memory of Kathy may be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.