Kay Bostwick

November 29, 1933 ‒ August 16, 2020

Delaware, Ohio

Kay Bostwick, 86, of Delaware passed away Sunday evening, August 16, 2020  at the Delaware Court Health Care Center.

She was born November 29, 1933 in Ostrander to the late Rupert and Ruth (Hagaman) Montgomery and was the 1950 Little Brown Jug Queen. A 1951 graduate of Willis High School, Kay married the love of her life William “Bill” Bostwick on June 1, 1951. They shared 69 wonderful years of marriage together and raised 3 sons.

Kay worked at Ranco Manufacturing and Automatic Way Inc., a company owned and operated by her husband. She also worked in the library at Delaware Hayes High School. A member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Delaware, Kay enjoyed sewing, knitting and was an avid fan of NASCAR, especially #3 Dale Earnhardt Sr.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband, Bill; sons, Rex William (Jenny) Bostwick of Cape Coral, Florida, Kenneth Lynn (Kim) Bostwick of Greencamp, Ohio and Charles Craig (Gaye Lynn) Bostwick of Florida; 6 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild; sister, Barbara Welker of Delaware; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by her brother Rex Montgomery and her sister Joann Main.

Private family celebration of life services will be observed at a later date.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is assisting the family.

To share a fond memory of Kay or to offer a condolence to her family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • To know her was to love her she was an excellent mother. Loved all her grandchildren In Missouri working at private school for children she even helped a family by taking care of a student after school. SHE WAS A LIGHT OF SUNSHINE. I am blessed to have known her .Prayers for all the family.

  • Bill, Bill Jr, Lyn, and Craig.
    I am so sorry to hear that Kay has passed away. I will always cherish the memories I have of her. She and all of you were a big part of my life growing up and I am grateful for all of the good times our families shared. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
    My love to all of you.

  • We are so sorry for the Bostwick family’s loss. Kay was a big part of our wonderful memories growing up. She was a lovely lady with a beautiful smile.