Kathie Mead-Kelsey

September 2, 1951 - December 8, 2016
Martin, MI



Monday, December 12, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Life Story Funeral Homes - Rupert, Durham, Marshall & Gren
Plainwell Location
120 South Woodhams Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-5881
Driving Directions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478
Oklahoma City, OK 73123
(800) 227-2345
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Plainwell Flowers
117 S. Main
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-8055
Driving Directions
Web Site

River Rose
(269) 692-3951

Life Story / Obituary


Kathie Mead-Kelsey, age 65 of Martin passed away on December 8, 2016 at her home surrounded by loved ones. Kathie was born on Sept. 2, 1951 to Jack & Neoma (Hummell) Mead. Visit with her family and friends on Monday, December 12 from 4:00 to 7:00 at the Life Story Funeral Home, Plainwell; 120 Woodhams St. (685-5881). Kathie’s family includes her husband of 20 years, David; her children: Justin (Samantha) Mead, James Kelsey, Jeremey Mead, Andy (Jessi) Kelsey, Mike (Heather) Kelsey; her mother Neoma; her siblings: Barb, Shelly, Roxanne, Trudi, Gidget, Bill, and Bob; a special friend Sue; 6 grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father Jack. Kathie loved the outdoors: camping, hiking, biking and kayaking. She also enjoyed going to the casino with her friend Sue and others. Kathie lived for her children and grandchildren and will be dearly missed. Please visit Kathie’s memory page at www.lifestorynet.com where you can read her life story, archive a memory or photo and sign her memory book online. Memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.