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In Memory of

Katherine R. Starling

October 25, 1923 - May 12, 2017

Obituary


Katherine Ray "Kitty" Trayer Starling of West Palm Beach, FL died peacefully at her home on the 12th of May, 2017. She was born on the 25th of October, 1923 in Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, VA to Raymond Andrew Trayer and Myrtle Jane Hoops Trayer.

She grew up in Bluefield, VA where she graduated with honors from Graham High School and McLains' Business College. She worked at Bluefield Supply Company prior to starting a family.

She married the love of her life, Paul Raymond Starling, on the 23rd of November, 1942...

Katherine Ray "Kitty" Trayer Starling of West Palm Beach, FL died peacefully at her home on the 12th of May, 2017. She was born on the 25th of October, 1923 in Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, VA to Raymond Andrew Trayer and Myrtle Jane Hoops Trayer.

She grew up in Bluefield, VA where she graduated with honors from Graham High School and McLains' Business College. She worked at Bluefield Supply Company prior to starting a family.

She married the love of her life, Paul Raymond Starling, on the 23rd of November, 1942 in Bluefield, VA. He died in West Palm Beach FL on the 28th of October, 2009 and is buried in Lake Worth Memory Gardens, Lake Worth. Kitty will be buried beside Paul and her parents who are also buried there.

Surviving are her two sons, Keith Trayer Starling, his wife Dena, Scott Thomas Starling, two grandchildren, Cameron and Ellie Starling, and her brother David McGuire Trayer.

The family wishes to extend its deep gratitude to the dear friends who worked and sacrificed to comfort Kitty in the struggles of her final days.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday May 27 at 1:30pm at the Dorsey-E. Earl Smith Funeral Home, 3041 Kirk Road, Lake Worth, FL. Family and friends are invited to a visitation on Saturday May27 at 12:30pm until the time of service. Interment will follow at Lake Worth Memory Gardens, Lake Worth.