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Kathryn Lasley

Kathryn “Kathy” Lasley, 74, of Carey, passed away at her sister’s home in Kokomo, Ind., on Monday, Feb. 6, 2023.
Born on Nov. 17, 1948, in Fostoria, she was the second daughter of Frank and Ruth (Fry) Muir. She has two daughters, Laurie (Nick) Scheck of Upper Sandusky and Rebecca (Troy) Barhite of Archbold. She is also survived by her companion and best friend, Douglas Passet.
Kathy is also survived by six grandchildren, Amanda Butler, Elyse (Steven) Gehret and Evan (Abby) Scheck, all of Findlay; Christian (Sarah) Barhite, Alicia Barhite and Spencer Barhite, all of Archbold; three great-grandchildren, Piper, Lainey, Everett and one due in May. Also surviving are three sisters, Carol Irick of Findlay; Deborah Zent of Kokomo, Ind.; and Karen (David) Hawk of Kansas; a brother, James (Suzie) Muir of Findlay; and many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews that she enjoyed.
Preceding her in death were her parents, an infant sister and two brothers-in-law, Don Zent and Don Irick.
Kathy was a 1966 graduate of Carey High School. She was a woman of faith and attended Upper Room Church of God in Findlay.
Known for her hard work ethic and dependability, Kathy worked for 22 years at Millington Plastics in Upper Sandusky. She then worked for 17 years at Whirlpool in Findlay before she retired. Wanting to stay active and involved with people in retirement, she took a position at Wyandot County Council on Aging. Kathy enjoyed her family, walking and spending time with Douglas, cooking, baking, reading and her annual sisters’ trip.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-noon on Thursday, Feb. 9, at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home in Carey. The funeral service will be held at noon at the funeral home, with the Rev. McBeath officiating. Burial will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery in Carey.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wyandot County, Wyandot County Council on Aging or Dorcas Carey Public Library in care of the funeral home.
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