Kathleen M. Polsky

Birth Date: 
Thursday, December 7, 1933
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Wooster – Kathleen M. Polsky, 84, of Wooster passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at her home.

She was born December 7, 1933 in Jane Lew, WV, the daughter of Dale and Genevieve Burkhammer Ballard.  She was married to Robert L. Polsky for 31 years.  He preceded her in death on January 28, 2011.

She had worked at Orrville Telephone, had been a receptionist at Wooster Community Hospital and had worked at the Wooster Clinic.  Kathleen was a member of the Knesseth Israel Temple.

Surviving is a son, Steve (Debbie) Windom of Apple Creek; grandchildren, James, Jeremy, David and Jana; many great-grandchildren; siblings, Karen Metcalf, Maxine Holmes and Linda Perego and a special friend, Dolly Windom.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Doug, and siblings, Naomie Ballard, Willowdean Phillips, Thelma Rhein, Dorothy Holland and Wayne Ballard.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at the Wooster Cemetery with Cantor Beth Friedman-Romell officiating.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Knesseth Israel Temple, 1670 Cleveland Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.

Memorial Contributions: 

Knesseth Israel Temple, 1670 Cleveland Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to a charity of the donor's choice


No calling hours


Graveside service at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018


Kathleen was a classy lady, and will be sorely missed. All our prayers to family members.
With Love, Audrey and "Brownie" Brown.

Bealls Mill Community Church.

Love you Aunt Kathy you will be missed...May you find peace in Gods arms...condolences to the Family.

Aunt Kathy will be missed by more people that she could have imagined. She was a really good person,in every sense of the word.We will miss her company, and her goodness.Rest in peace and our condolences to the family.

Steve so sorry for your loss.Prayers to you and you family.

I am sorry for your loss. Kathleen was always so kind and friendly. She was a wonderful lady.

Steve and family so sorry for the loss of your mother,our prayers are with you.Love, Noah & Pat White.

Kathy was a very special lady. We have many wonderful memories spending time with her and Bob.
May your cherished memories comfort all who mourn her. I’m sorry we will not be able to attend the service tomorrow.

Kate was a person full of grace and always a joy to be around. We're sorry for your loss Steve, condolences to you and the rest of the family.

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