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Kay M. Bruett, 82, of Midland passed away on February 11, 2019.  She was born on January 7, 1937 to the late Alfred and Alma (Sylvester) Serre.  She grew up in Alpena, MI and after graduating from high school she attended Siena Heights University.

 Kay worked as a charting secretary in Labor and Delivery at the Midland Hospital for many years, retiring in 1997. Later working at Elder Beerman and Bonton in the Midland Mall.  Kay was a loving and dedicated mother and Grandmother and did every thing in her power to take care of them.  Kay was an avid reader, novice piano player, and she enjoyed gardening and frequently spoke of her love of fishing as a little girl with her father.  She loved her Cat Lacey and was very proud of all her grandchildren, and great grandchildren. 

Kay is survived by her children; Shelley (Bob) Morris, Kathy (Gary) West, Jeff Bruett, Lori Bennett (Bill Van Steenkiste), grandchildren; Daniel Morris, Jennifer (Gabe) Perezev, Kevin (Chrystal) West, Troy Bruett, Tara (Cory) Lewis, Elizabeth (Frank) Kuehn, Jon Bruett (Mikeala Lampman), Joshua Bennett (Jessica Craig), and 10 great grandchildren.  She is also survived by her siblings, Lila (Joe) Reou, Linda (Tom) Fochtman, and Lois “Tootsie” (Ronald) Fanslow.

Kay was predeceased by her son Mark Bruett and grandson Jeremy Costley.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday February 19th from 4:00-6:30 pm, at which time Tyler Snyder will be officiating her memorial service.

Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the March of Dimes.

On line condolences may be left at smithminer.com





Condolence Messages

  1. Eva Robinson & Carol Denemy

    23 February 2019 3 years ago

    WE Carol Denemy and Richard and Eva Robinson are so sorry about your Mother, she was a well loved person.. Carol and I worked with your mom at midland hospital and kay bought carols house from her on Elizabeth If at all posspible one of you could call carol she lives in Florida and has been sick herself and would love to talk to you Phone number 1-239-947-9704

  2. Dave Fanslow

    17 February 2019 3 years ago

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I’m sure you have many found memories. We’ll make a donation to March of Dimes in memory of Kay.

  3. Emma Rittmaier

    15 February 2019 3 years ago

    I am so very sorry for your lost, my heart goes out to the family. Emma

  4. Shelly VanTol

    14 February 2019 3 years ago

    I’m sorry to hear of Kay’s passing. She will surely be missed. I enjoyed her visits to the Greenhill office and the conversations we’ve had. She was a wonderful person.

  5. Pam Redmond Lasky

    13 February 2019 3 years ago

    What a wonderful, hardworking and devoted mother you had. I have such fond memories of her. You all have my deepest sympathy.

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