KATHRYN “KAY” SPILDE, 83, of Decorah, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Winneshiek Medical Center, in Decorah. Funeral services are at 11 a.m., Thursday, July 24, at the Washington Prairie Lutheran Church, with Rev. Mark Kvale presiding. Burial is in the church cemetery. Friends called from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, at the Schluter – Balik Funeral Home, 604 South Avenue, in Decorah, and also after 10 a.m. at the church Thursday morning. Kathryn is survived by her husband, Vernon Spilde, Decorah; children: Craig (Jeanette) Spilde, Decorah; Corrine (Mark) Brase, Fairfield; and Diane (Charlie) Smock, Bellevue, Neb.; grandchildren: Mallory Dignin, Stephen Dignin, Aubrey (Brent) Miller, Erica Spilde, Daniel (Beth) Brase, Michelle (Allan) Hines, Nicholas (Marissa) Smock and Amber (Zach) Ryan; great-grandchildren: Madeline, Megan and Micah Brase, Hunter and Hilda Hines and Hank Ryan; brother, Ken (Roseann) Hovey, Atkins; brother-in-law, Roger (Barb) Spilde, Moorhead, Minn.; sister-in-law, Colleen Hovey, Cresco; son-in-law, Mike (Cheryl Skrypez) Dignin, Little Canada, Minn. Kathryn was preceded in death by her parents, Philip and Hanna (Hanson) Hovey; her father- and mother-in-law, Iver and Hilda Spilde; daughters, Cheryl Dignin and Linda Spilde in infancy; great-granddaughter, Emma Brase, in infancy; three brothers: Harlan (Norma) Hovey, Maynard Hovey and Philip (Rose) Hovey; three sisters: Wilma (Galin) Barth, Phyllis Hovey in infancy and Carol Hovey in infancy. schluterbalikfuneralhome.com.