Kay Karolyn (Jorgensen) Arnold
Kay Karolyn (Jorgensen) Arnold, 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.
Kay was born March 8, 1936, in Carroll, Iowa, to Harold and Agnes (Kvamme) Jorgensen.
She married Duane Arnold in Omaha, Neb., on July 12, 1958; they were married for 54 years.
Kay was a preschool teacher for many years at the co-op preschool at First Presbyterian Church in Franklin.
She loved playing the piano and organ. She was a piano teacher in the Franklin community for 25 years.
She was a founding member of the Johnson County Pregnancy Center. She had a passion for involvement with Foreign Missions Discipleship Training.
Survivors include her husband, Duane Arnold of Franklin; two children, Kirsten (Rex) Windhorst of Franklin and Kevin (Lillian) Arnold of Greenwood; a sister, Karen Kennedy of Nebraska; and two grandchildren, Stacey and Stephen Windhorst of Franklin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Agnes Jorgensen.
A funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at Franklin Memorial Christian Church, 1720 Graham Road, Franklin. Friends and family may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until service time Friday at the church. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dan Duke, Wycliffe Bible Translators in Africa or C.Y. Kim — C.R.A.M. — Christ Reaching Asia Mission in care of Duane Arnold. Please send to 197 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, IN 46131.
Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel, is handling arrangements.