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Kathleen "KK" Callison


Service: 2:00pm Mon. September 18th, 2017
Location: Conroy Funeral Home

CALLISON, Kathleen “KK”, 56, of Springfield, passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017 in the Springfield Regional Medical Center. She was born July 15, 1961 in Springfield, OH to Robert and Ruth (Jordan) Shay. Kathy was a 1979 graduate of Catholic Central High School and later retired from the Clark County Prosecutors Office. She loved her girls, her three precious grandsons who called her KK, and her dogs very much. She also loved her Avon customers, spending nice days at the Elks pool, and walking with her beloved grandkids and dogs. Survivors include two daughters, Candace (Jordan) Copeland and Brittanie (Matt) Insley; three grandchildren, Hayden, Lincoln and Louie; three siblings, Dave (Theresa) Shay, Robert Shay and Mary Ann Evans; and her two cats, Fire and Karen. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Terry McNeal; sister-in-law, Ellen Shay; and two dogs, Onyx and Lola. Everyone who knew Kathy will miss her bright smile and bubbly personality. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2:00 p.m. in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME with Deacon Joe Leep officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior, beginning at 12:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Clark County SPCA.
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My name isCarlein. I am a Bible teacher. I am sorry for your loss. A scripture that has given me much comfort is Revelation 21.4 which promises that one day death shall be no more. I hope this truth brings you comfort also.

- Carlein, Friday September 22nd, 2017

Kansas and Britt, Sorry for your loss.Thoughts and prayers for you.

- Doug Stoll and Family, Tuesday September 19th, 2017

With heartfelt sympathy and love to the family Sharon Allen (CCHS '78)

- Sharon Allen, Tuesday September 19th, 2017

I am so sorry, Dave and Theresa. Thoughts and prayers during this time of sorrow.

- Terri King, Monday September 18th, 2017

I am so sorry, Dave and Theresa. Thoughts and prayers during this time of sorrow.

- Terri King, Monday September 18th, 2017

Candace and Brit, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I will be praying for you.

- Jackie Mounts, Monday September 18th, 2017

So sorry for your loss. I wish I could be there for you both, I will certainly pray for the family. God bless and give you strength! Love you all.

- Jackie Hopwood , Sunday September 17th, 2017

Your family is in my prayers. I was a CCHS classmate of hers. I'm sorry!

- Kathleen Bennett McCurdy, Sunday September 17th, 2017

"And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away." My sincere condolences to Kathleen's family and those who knew and loved her on the loss of your dear loved one. May these words of Revelation 21:4 give you a measure of comfort and strength to endure during this time of grief and deep sorrow.

- Someone who cares , Saturday September 16th, 2017

CC and Brit, you are in our prayers and thoughts. You are loved and we wish you the strength and prayers to help you through this terrible time. Ali wanted me to tell you that she is so sorry for your loss. With our deepest condolences. xoxo The Gaults

- Jan, Todd, and Ali Gault, Saturday September 16th, 2017

I'm so sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you.

- Amy, Saturday September 16th, 2017

It has been years since we've spoken but we spent so much time growing up on Maryland Ave. We had some crazy times. You will be missed.

- Caryn Maynard Scheer, Saturday September 16th, 2017

So sorry to hear she has passed! Rih!

- Rodney smith, Saturday September 16th, 2017

So sorry for your loss your in our thoughts and prayers.

- Kirk and Debbie Sexton , Saturday September 16th, 2017

I am truly truly saddened by what happened. Totally unexpected. I still can't believe it. Brittany and Candice I love you guys. Stay strong

- Karen and Leroy Corbin, Friday September 15th, 2017

Candace, Brit and family, I am sending prayers up for you all. I pray for peace, as well as the patience and determination to endure the coming days without your beloved mom and KK. She was an extraordinary woman and the love you all shared for one another was palpable. I have great memories of when we were younger and they all put a smile on my face. My hope is that God holds you all close in these trying times. Love to you all, Brandi

- Brandi (Murray) Brown, Friday September 15th, 2017

KK I will miss you forever I will follow your girls and keep you posted and updated may you have my back and keep me going in the right direction like always I love you much

- Tammy L Collins , Friday September 15th, 2017

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