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Obituary: Kay Louise McMurdie Tilley

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Kay Louise McMurdie Tilley

1937 ~ 2007

Kay Louise McMurdie Tilley passed away September 16, 2007, from complications arising from kidney failure.Born June 26, 1937 in Logan, Utah she was the fourth child of five children born to William Evan and Geneva Wadsworth McMurdie. She married Keith C. Tilley on March 19, 1959 in the Logan Utah Temple.

She lived in Cache Valley, Utah, American Falls, Idaho and Kaysville, Utah. She graduated form Utah State University in 1959 with her Bachelors Degree in Physical Education. She was active in the Scouting program, earning the District Award of Merit and the Silver Beaver Award. She was also active in the LDS Church, serving as a teacher in the Primary as well as Primary president and also Relief Society president. She was quiet and unassuming and loved to be with her family.

She is survived by her husband Keith and their children; Charles (Stephanie) Tilley, Ridgecrest, CA, Robert (Natasha) Tilley, Perry, UT, Michael Tilley, Boston, MA, James Tilley, Logan, Lance (Melanie) Tilley, No. Ogden, William Kent (Natasha) Tilley, Roy, UT, Chad (Brooke) Tilley, Logan, UT, Jana Rae (John) Lovell, SLC, UT. She is also survived by 21 grandchildren and her sister Diane Wilson, Pullman, WA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Bill and Maughan and a sister Renee'.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday Sept. 20, 2007 at 11 a.m. at the Creekside Ward Chapel, 555 North Fairfield Road. Family and friends may gather Wednesday evening at Myers Mortuary, 250 North Fairfield Road, Layton from 6 to 8 p.m. and at the church Thursday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to services. Interment will be at 2 p.m. at the Logan City Cemetery. Send condolences to the family at www.myers-mortuary.com