Mrs. Kathryn "Kay" Collier


Mrs. Kathryn "Kay Collier, surviving spouse of Rev. Burton Collier, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022.

memorial service will take place on Saturday, May 14th at 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 1001 Pleasant Street, Des Moines, followed by refreshments and time to greet the family. Burial of the cremains will take place later that day in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.

Rev. Collier served at Luther-Napier; Lenox; Jefferson-Cooper-Pleasant Hill; Des Moines Windsor; Des Moines-Christ-Windsor; Granger-Hopkins Grove; and as Chaplain at Western Home.

Survivors include her children, David Collier (Aimee Beckmann-Collier) of Des Moines and Jane Collier Arden (Richard Arden) of Yucaipa, CA, as well as two grandchildren, John Collier and Brett Adams, and great-grandchild, Ezra Cruz-Adams.

A full obituary may be found at Iles Funeral Home.

Memorials may be directed to Wesley Acres Good Samaritan Fund.

Bishop Kiesey and the Cabinet – May 11, 2022