Mary Jane Kay Kuchta, age 70 of Benton died Friday, August 2, 2019 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah. She was born the daughter of the late Chester Kay and the late Marion Frances Chiles Kay. She worked as a waitress and was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church in Calvert City. She also enjoyed fishing and gardening.
Funeral mass will be held at 10:30am Saturday, August 10, 2019 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in St. Charles, Illinois. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:30am until the mass hour. Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by her husband, John Kuchta, of Benton; her sons: John Kuchta (Kelly) of South Elgin, Illinois; Michael Kuchta (Laura) of St. Charles, Illinois; and Patrick Kuchta of Burlington, Illinois; her daughters: Kimberly Aguirre (Ryan) of Elgin, Illinois; and Kathleen O'Malley (William) of Glendale, Arizona; her brothers: William Kay (Rose Ann) of South Elgin, Illinois; and Patrick Kay (Lori) of Belvidere, Illinois; and 12 grandchildren: Marisa Kuchta, Kristi Kuchta, Nicholas Kuchta, Emily Kuchta, Melony Kuchta, Will Aguirre, Colin Kuchta, Jack Aguirre, Christopher Kuchta, Luke Aguirre, Miles O'Malley, and Grant O'Malley.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Judith Kay.