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Death in our diocesan family: The Rev. Kathleen "Kay" Locke

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With sadness we share the news of the death of the Rev. Kathleen “Kay” Locke, 86, on October 29, 2023.

Kay served as Assistant Rector at Calvary, Summit, and as Chaplain at Overlook Hospital in Summit, Morristown Memorial Hospital, and VNA Hospice in Morristown. Her full obituary will be included here as soon as it becomes available.

The Burial of the Dead Liturgy is planned for Saturday, November 18 at 2 PM at Calvary, Summit.

Condolences may be sent to Libby Locke at 4G Avon Court, Chatham, NJ 07928.

Good and gracious God, the light of the faithful and shepherd of souls, you sent your servant Kay to be a priest in your Church to feed your sheep with your word and to guide them by her example; give us the grace to keep the faith she taught and to follow in her footsteps. We entrust her into your unfailing mystery of Love and Hope through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.