In Memory

Kathryn Thomas (Klaus)

Billie K. Klaus
Corpus Christi , TX


Billie Kathryn Kay Klaus, age 70, went to be with the Lord on October 6, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on October 13, 1941 in Angus, Texas. She grew up there until she was 8 years old. She then moved with her mother to Corpus Christi, Texas.

Kay treasured time with her family and she enjoyed the traditions of the holidays. She was a sports enthusiast, loving to watch all sports. She enjoyed reading, she won several awards playing the piano and enjoyed playing for church groups.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Billie Reed and Johnie D. Thomas. Kay is survived by her spouse of 47 years, Kenneth B. Klaus; one daughter, Gina Prince Bryant (Daniel); one grandson, Christopher Seth Aboud; and one granddaughter, Amber Marie Aboud; very dear family, Gladys Cabral, Kathy Lussier (Marc), Sammy and Gertie Johnson.

Pallbearers will be: Daniel Bryant, Bill Perry, Rick Edwards, Mike Mosley, Sammy Johnson, and Bert Regmund.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Seaside Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at Seaside Funeral Home Chapel with Interment to follow at Seaside Memorial Park.

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Originally published Tuesday, October 09, 2012