Anna Kay (Mathias) Fordice, 79, of Solon, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at her home. Memorial services were held Oct. 9 at Brosh Chapel in Solon. Inurnment was at the Shueyville Cemetery.
Kay was born Aug. 24, 1934, in New Hampton, to Gilbert “Mike” and Aileen (Mitchell) Mathias. She married Louis Fordice in Oct. 16, 1953, in Shueyville. Kay worked as a clerk for the Johnson County assessor before retiring in 1996.
She enjoyed traveling, camping, bird watching, flower gardening and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Kay loved watching sports, especially the Cubs, Vikings and Iowa Hawkeyes.
Kay is survived by her husband, Louis; children, Mike (Mary), Gary (Sharon), Dale (Kim) and Judy (Larry) Serovy, all of Solon, and John (Sandra) of Swisher; nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; stepmother Laura Mathias; three brothers, Wayne, Howard and Franklin; two stepsisters, Audrey Miller and Francis Carmack; and an infant grandson, Kyle Fordice.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.broshchapel.com.