Kathy Ann Tague, 68, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, MO. She was born January 28, 1953 to Arthur Dale and Barbara Ann (Scarborough) Thrasher in Kansas City, MO.
Kathy was a 1971 graduate of Blue Springs High School. She was united in marriage to Vince Tague on May 3, 1986. From that union two boys were born, Keith and Eric. Kathy worked in data processing for the Percy Kent Bag Company, and numerous others in the Kansas City area for several years before getting married and starting her family. Once her kids were in school,Kathy decided it was time to go back to work and started working for the Blue Spring School District. Over her 20+ yearsin the cafeterias at John Nowlin, Cordill-Mason, and DanielYoung, she made many lifelong friends and was loved by all the students. Kathy always had a smiling face and an uncanny ability to remember almost every student that went through her lunch line. She retired in August 2019 as a food service manager. Kathy was Methodist by faith. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crafting, and reading. Above all else she loved being a mom.
Kathy is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Vince Tague of Blue Springs, MO; sons, Keith Tague and his wife Trisha Tinsley-Tague of Blue Springs, MO; Eric Tague, Ph.D. and his wife Jennifer Schott, Ph.D. of Bartlett, IL; sister, Dala Smith and her husband Randy of Blue Springs, MO; sister-in-law, Linda Thrasher of Blue Springs, MO; nephews, ChrisThrasher and his wife Robin, Matt Smith; niece, Megann Smith; and great-nephews, Christopher and Dylan Hendrix. Kathy is preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Dale and Barbara AnnThrasher; and brother, Cliff Thrasher.
Her family will celebrate Kathy’s life from 5-7:00 p.m. Friday, September 10, 2021 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that memorial contributions be made to Food for Thought to help students in the Blue Springs School District who can’t afford lunch. Link provided below.(https://www.bssd.net/o_u_r_d_i_s_t_r_i_c_t/connect_with_us/education_foundation/food_for_thought )
Memories of Kathy and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.