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Kay F. (Smith) Vos

June 25, 1935 ~ July 16, 2017 (age 82)

Kay Vos, age 82, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at her home in Centerville, Iowa from cancer complications with her son Dirk and his wife Christine at her side.

She was born Kay Frances Smith on June 25, 1935 in Mitchellville, Iowa, the eldest child of Violet and Virgil Smith.  Kay grew up in Mitchellville, Iowa and graduated from Mitchellville High School in 1953.  She was married to Donald L. Vos on February 14, 1954 and spent nearly her whole life in Mitchellville, until she and Don moved to Centerville in 2001. 

Kay is survived by her three sons, RV-Rick (Julie) Vos of Carlisle, Iowa, Dirk (Christine) Vos of Martinstown, Missouri, and Bret Vos of Newton, Iowa; one sister, Mary Ann (Fred) Smith of Mesa, Arizona; two brothers, Terry (Cheryl) Smith of Apache Junction, Arizona and Doug Smith of Des Moines, Iowa; three grandchildren, Sean Vos of St. Joseph, Missouri, Adam Vos of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Carissa Ferdig of Martinstown, Missouri; four great-grandchildren, Bradley Coates, Jackson Coates, Kiya Coates, and Dylan Vos.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Don; her sister, Bonnie Wagner; a nephew, Bill Jennings; and a grandson, Timothy Vos.

According to wishes, cremation has been accorded. A Celebration of Life Luncheon will be held from 12:00-3:00PM, Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Mitchellville Community Center in Mitchellville, Iowa. Memorials have been established to the family of Kay Vos, and may be mailed to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. 18th St., Centerville, Iowa, 52544.  Condolences may be shared online at  Lange Funeral Home and Crematory in Centerville has been entrusted with caring for the family.  

 Service Information

August 5, 2017

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Mitchellville Community Center
114 2nd St NE
Mitchellville, IA 50169

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