GARVEY, CATHERINE “Kay”; a longtime resident of Waterford; passed peacefully on February 15, 2015, with her family at her side; age 87. Born on March 29, 1927, in Port Clinton, Ohio, to William and Aldora Bowers Schneider, Kay was the fourth of 12 children; 6 of whom, Robert, Carl, Kenny, Harold, Louis, and Mary Jane have preceded her in death. Surviving siblings are Myron, Eugene, Joyce Cheetham, Francis Homan, and Marilyn Sergener; also preceding Kay in death is her devoted husband of 44 years, Robert G. Garvey, who passed in 2000. A loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, Kay is survived by children, Denise (Bob) Hart of Ocala, FL, Robert (Cathy) Garvey of Ann Arbor, MI, and Gail Garvey-Koenig (Ray) of Waterford, MI; grandchildren, Jenny (Quincy) Cubero, Adam (Sara) Hart, Brittany Garvey, and Kieran Garvey Malone; great grandson, Oliver Cubero. Mrs. Garvey was a longtime member of the Oakland Evangelical Presbyterian Church. A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. at the RIVERSIDE CHAPEL, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday 12:30 p.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memphis, TN. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Feb. 19, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book What will you miss most about Catherine Garvey? Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Catherine Garvey Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Catherine Garvey Add a photo +